It’s a protected cove with fantastic views of the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Island, and you can walk right out into the water, which is usually very calm.
One of the most famous San Francisco beaches, Baker Beach becomes a local hotspot whenever the sun is shining.
Enjoy stunning views, a picnic area with grills, street parking, and protection from San Francisco's coastal winds due to the sheltering cliffs.
Crissy Field East Beach is very popular with windsurfers and kiteboarders because of the thermal winds that buffet the area, but it’s also a safe place to swim.
Park at Treasure Isle Marina and descend wooden stairs to the small beach, or take a break while paddling around Yerba Buena and Treasure Island.