Bay Area Guide

How to Spend a Perfect Day on Angel Island

By Andrea Abroad

What is Angel Island?

This island historically served as an immigration and military station It is now a state park accessible by ferry! 

Plan Your DAy

1) Load at least $18 on your clipper card (or buy a ferry. ticket online) 2) Lace up your hiking boots  3) Pack a small picnic lunch in a hiking bag

You can take the ferry from Tiburon or the Ferry Building in SF.  The schedules are Different depending on the day of the week. 

Getting There

Take the 9:30 AM ferry from the Ferry Building

Start your Hike! 

Try the 5 mile North Ridge and Sunset Trail Loop. This hike offers stunning views of the bay.

eat your picnic and Enjoy the  Bay views

Best Picnic Spots:  1) Top of Mount Livermore 2) By the Marina

Take the 2pm ferry back to SF End your day with happy hour at Hog Island at the Ferry Building!

Heading back: