Rock Climbing


Pending further issues arising from tonight’s rain, Mt. Tam SP should reopen by 11 AM Wednesday 12/17. While we still have closures for some trails and campsites, all park roads should be open. This includes West and East Ridgecrest Blvd’s and Pantoll Road. Hyw One closed one mi South of Muir Beach to Muir Woods Road / In Muir Beach.

Mt. Tamalpais has four slabs for climbing, ranging from 25’ to 45’. Most people use a top rope, but you can also do a traditional climb on the northern formation.  You can read about some of the climbs on

From the 101 north of San Francisco, exit Stinson Beach/CA 1. Turn left (West) on Shoreline to continue on the 1 and turn left at the second light to continue on Shoreline. Turn rt on Panoramic Highway, rt on Pantoll Road, rt on East Ridgecrest. Park in the parking lot. From the parking lot, hike the plank trail below (east) of the lookout tower. You will see the rock formations below the trail.