San Francisco Bay Trail

News and Stories

New Bay Trail Segment Opening Friday on Peninsula
News Story
Thursday, August 6, 2020

A small section of pathway in East Palo Alto connecting more than 80 miles of San Francisco Bay Trail will have a 

New San Francisco Bay Trail Maps Now Available
News Story
Friday, July 24, 2020

The latest edition of updated San Francisco Bay Trail maps is now available.

San Francisco Bay Trail featured, pre-COVID
News Story
Tuesday, April 14, 2020

The San Francisco Bay Trail is the focus of an OpenRoad episode hosted by Doug McConnell on NBC Bay Area.

San Francisco Bay Trail Anniversary Gets National Attention
News Story
Friday, November 8, 2019

The November issue of the American Planning Association's Planning Magazine features the 30th anniversary of the San Franc

Bay Trail Contest Winner gets "lost in the actual beauty of the Bay.”
News Story
Friday, October 11, 2019

Maxwell Corleone of Hayward first explored the San Francisco Bay Trail through a middle school science club biking from the San Leandro Marina to the Hayward Shoreline Interpretive Center without e

San Francisco Bay Trail Announces “Share Your 30” Contest
News Release
Monday, June 17, 2019

In celebration of the 30th anniversary of the San Francisco Bay Trail, the San Francisco Bay Trail Project is launching a “Share Your 30” contest to inspire Bay Area residents and visitors to get out on the trail, discover and share Bay Trail adventures, and compete to win prizes.

Bay Trail Summit: Envisioning a Complete San Francisco Bay Trail
News Story
Friday, October 6, 2017

Bay Area planners, advocates and decision-makers gathered in late September to discuss a vision they all share for a completed Bay Trail - 500 continuous miles of shoreline paths ringing the entire

Smart Phone Audio Tour Showcases Accessible San Francisco Bay Trail
News Story
Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The San Francisco Bay Trail Project launched an innovative free smart phone audio tour app to guide trail enthusiasts along segments of the Bay Trail.

New Bay Trail On Tour
News Story
Monday, May 22, 2017

The launch of Bay Trail on Tour is an invitation to download and enjoy five or more free smart phone audio tours while walking segments of the Bay Trail.

The San Francisco Bay Trail Now Connects Oakland to Yerba Buena Island
News Story
Monday, October 24, 2016

For the first time in history, pedestrians and cyclists have the chance to travel across the new East Span of the Bay Bridge using the new San Francisco Bay Trail from Oakland to Yerba Buena Island




The Bay Trail with Doug McConnell
Friday, April 27, 2018

The Bay Trail covers most of the Bay Area's 500-mile shoreline, and its wonders truly are amazing.