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A beautiful Hike with amazing views

A beautiful Hike with amazing views

Old Jun 19, 17, 3:29 pm
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A beautiful Hike with amazing views

If you are a plane spotter, love seeing San Francisco or the surrounding Bay Area then head over to San Bruno Mountain State Park. The Summit Loop Trail offers amazing views and for a $6(at the time of the article) entrance fee you can bring a picnic and explore an area that often is overlooked.

You may just catch the Lufthansa or Air France Airbus 380 and other widebodies flying over.

http://everybodyhatesatourist.net/tr.../#.WUgyg2grJPZ

Enjoy and please let me know if you have done this trail. The best time to do it is when there is no fog for the best views.
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Old Jun 20, 17, 6:33 pm
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A few years ago I ran up and down this trail while my daughter was visiting a nearby high school. I don't recall any plane spotting, but it was a very pleasant experience with great vistas.
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Old Jun 20, 17, 7:51 pm
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And here's the official brochure, with a nice map of the park, for this State & County Park (which is operated by San Mateo County):

http://parks.smcgov.org/sites/parks....re-Nov2016.pdf
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Old Jun 21, 17, 5:58 pm
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Another possibility is Bedwell Bayfront Park

https://goo.gl/maps/eHCRVicpZP92

which, at least last year, was in a reasonable location to spot planes making the turn from base leg onto final approach.
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