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Horseback & Animal Rides
San Francisco to Half Moon Bay
Parks & Gardens
San Francisco to San Jose
About 5 miles south of Pescadero, bobcats and full-throated coyotes reside discreetly in 2800 acres of dense redwood canyon. From Hwy 1, take Gazos Creek Rd.
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park has riverside trails through old-growth redwood forests.
For family fun, hop aboard a narrow-gauge steam train up into the redwoods or a standard-gauge train leaving from the beach boardwalk. Check the website or call ahead for seasonal opening hours.
Sports & Games
Tournaments play San Francisco's lush 18-hole landscape partially shaded by cypress trees beside Lake Merced, while walk-ins are welcome at the adjoining Jack Flemming nine-hole course...
Aqua Surf Shop rents boards and wetsuits.
Croquet is not just for mad queens and chi-chi garden parties anymore at this nonprofit club...
Food & Drink
San Francisco keeps food inspiration coming at this culinary nonprofit, which offers 2...
Join a class in tango, take up the congas, get crafty with your kids or create a protest poster at the printmaking studio at this happening Latino cultural center...
Grab air with newbies and pros blasting ollies off SF's best concrete bowls. Downsides: the bathroom is sketchy and graffiti on the concrete can make for a slippery ride...
Step out and find your niche at this nonprofit Mission dance hub, featuring contact improv, dance jams and classes in styles from Afro-Haitian to Bollywood...
Health & Wellness
Relax and breathe easier in this clean, warm, colorful studio with personable instructors and drop-in classes, primarily in mellow Hatha yoga...
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