Articles Tagged ‘hiking’

San Francisco’s Sutro Tower

San Francisco’s Sutro Tower September 21, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
One of the most prominent features on the San Francisco skyline is the Sutro Tower. Built in 1973 and topping out at 981 feet (299m), it can be seen from all around the bay. It dominates any other building around it and is often poking out above the fog layer. I personally have been able to see the tower...

There’s a Hofbrau in Them Thar Hills

There’s a Hofbrau in Them Thar Hills June 9, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
The best thing about San Francisco weather reports is they are never accurate. Last weekend promised a deluge of rain threatening to shatter a 127-year-old June record. I’m not sure what the results were, but after a drizzly Saturday, Sunday offered up a warm cloud cover — perfect for a leisurely...

Escape from SF: 5 Reasons to Leave the City this Spring

Escape from SF: 5 Reasons to Leave the City this Spring April 6, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
After a week of rainy, foggy weather, San Francisco has finally opened up to spring in its full glory. With clear, bright skies, hours and hours of sunlight, and a breeze to keep things cool, right now is a perfect time to get out and spend a day among the trees, grass, and everything else green and...