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Sunset w/ Golden Gate Bridge?

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Sunset w/ Golden Gate Bridge?

Is there a good place to watch the sunset w/ the Golden Gate Bridge in the background?

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1. Re: Sunset w/ Golden Gate Bridge?

well depends on time of year as Summer may bring in Fog as the day progresses . On some days one could go to Marin Headlands on the North Side of the Bridge and try and see the sunset.

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2. Re: Sunset w/ Golden Gate Bridge?

I think your best bet is a boat. There are various options for sunset sails and cruises. But like belomiser said, the fog is a real impediment to sunset views in August (& today, too!).

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3. Re: Sunset w/ Golden Gate Bridge?

Since the sun sets to the west, the Golden Gate will be in the fore ground, the sun in the background. Marine Headlands is one option. Maybe from Sausalitos one can see the sun set. In the east bay maybe somewhere up high you can also see sun set behind the bridge.

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4. Re: Sunset w/ Golden Gate Bridge?

Clearly we want the sun to set behind the bridge and not into the bay. You can see a spectacular panorama from certain parts of the Bekely Hills, depending on the day Pier 39, but perhaps the best is from Alcatraz. What torture that must have been for the inmates.

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5. Re: Sunset w/ Golden Gate Bridge?

Will you have a car? Treasure Island is also another option. But all depends on the weather... But even IF there is fog, it is usually quite dramatic for the sunset or night time at Treasure Island.


It you are carless, Crissy Field would be your best bet. Like this: http://www.flickr.com/photos/pjm1/7524661766/


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6. Re: Sunset w/ Golden Gate Bridge?

Or take an evening Bay Cruise.

It also depends on time of year as to exactly where the sun is setting.

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