Mount Tamalpais Hike Logs

Are you taking the NorCal Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge? Here you can see all the hikes logged in our 2018 challenge, with the most recent at the top. Click on a hike log to see all the details, more photos and leave comments for the challengers.

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Mt Tam from Mill Valley

Peak Summited2019 Mount TamalpaisType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadRailroad grade fire rd - W. BlithedaleEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problemsHaving done the hike from Stinson , I opted for the Mill Valley Route. Starting at old railroad fire road heading all the way along this trail to […]
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Iris Everywhere

Peak Summited2019 Mount TamalpaisType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadDipseaEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionA really enjoyable hike, until the end – but that was just my knees screaming on the endless Matt Davis trail steps. Water falls,  wildflowers  and the views all added to the enjoyment. Toilets at […]
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Iris Everywhere

Peak Summited2019 Mount TamalpaisType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadDipseaEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionA really enjoyable hike, until the end – but that was just my knees screaming on the endless Matt Davis trail steps. Water falls,  wildflowers  and the views all added to the enjoyment. Toilets at […]
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May the 4th be with you

Peak Summited2019 Mount TamalpaisType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadStinson BeachEncounteredWildflowers blooming, Fall foliageHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusBugs were not too badSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problemsLAST PEAK! Group of 4. Started at the beach at 6:45am. Hiked up, passing lots of little waterfalls, and enjoying the peaceful nature. We […]
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Sixth Peak – Mt. Tam

Peak Summited2019 Mount TamalpaisType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadTable RockEncounteredWildflowers bloomingHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusBugs were an annoyanceSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionAnother beautiful day for a hike. Started on the trail early with ocean views under the marine layer. Soon after leaving Stinson, we went up Steep Ravine Trail […]
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Mt. Tam Stinson Beach to East Peak

Peak Summited2019 Mount TamalpaisType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadDipseaEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusBugs were not too badSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problemsSteep Ravine Trail was one of the most beautiful trails I’ve ever been on. So much water in Webb Creek. I made a right at West Point Inn so I had […]
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I think I can, I think I can, Mt. Tam

Peak Summited2019 Mount UmunhumType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadDipsea and Panoramic HighwayEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionGreat (tiring!) hike from Stinson Beach to Mt. Tamalpais and back, following Jeff's route on Socal Hiker. Getting there at 7:45am, there was plenty of parking spots at the Panoramic Highway lot […]
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Mt Tam (#4)

Peak Summited2019 Mount TamalpaisType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadStinson BeachEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionFoggy and cool to start out. Dipsea and Steep Ravine trails were very pretty. Loved the entire wooded section alongside the creek. There was a variety of wild irises in the middle of the […]
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Mt Tamalpias

Peak Summited2019 Mount TamalpaisType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadPantoll Ranger StationEncounteredWildflowers bloomingHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionIt was my first long hike in a while and one person in our group was on a limited time schedule so we took Old Stage Road to Old […]
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Mt. Tam East Peak

Peak Summited2019 Mount TamalpaisType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadStinson Beach - Dipsea trailEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionCool but beautiful hiking weather as we started up the Dipsea trail. Love the ladder in Steep Ravine. Found the Old Stage Road up to east peak somewhat underwhelming, but oh […]
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I left my heart on Mount Tamalpais!

Peak Summited2019 Mount TamalpaisType of HikeMulti-night backpackTrailheadDipsea/Steep RavineEncounteredWildflowers bloomingHiking CompanionsHiked with children (12 & under)Road ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionOne of the most beautiful hikes I've ever done! The Steep Ravine section on day 1 was unbelievably lush green forest, truly mind blowing beauty. We camped at […]
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Plop Tam!

Peak Summited2019 Mount TamalpaisType of HikeMulti-night backpackTrailheadDipsea/Steep RavineEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionIt was really cool and I felt really happy to get to the top! It was easy. My favorite part was the ladder on the Steep Ravine Trail! I'm five and I climbed that […]
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