San Francisco Bay Trail

San Francisco Bay Trail

News and Stories

Explore the Bay Trail With TV Personality Doug McConnell
Top Stories
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Now you can take along popular local TV host and outdoor enthusiast Doug McConnell when you're exploring the San Francisco Bay Trail.

Pass Through The Hub: Transportation Information Nexus!
Top Stories
Thursday, January 26, 2017

The Hub at @ 375 Beale is the Bay Area’s newest resource for transportation information and services.

San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Bike Path Opens to Yerba Buena Island on Sunday
Top Stories
Friday, October 21, 2016

Adapted from Caltrans' release.

Third Eastbound Lane for Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Clears Key Hurdle
News Release
Thursday, August 25, 2016

The planned addition of a third eastbound lane to Interstate 580 across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge and other improvements along the nearly six-mile corridor reached a key milestone this month a

New Map Cards Unlock Commute Routes and Recreation Destinations on the San Francisco Bay Trail
Top Stories
Thursday, April 7, 2016

(News from the Association of Bay Area Governments)

Thursday Marks 20th Anniversary of Bike to Work Day
News Release
Tuesday, May 6, 2014

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) encourages commuters to try a healthy commute this Thursday, May 8, by participating in the 20th annual regional Bike

Exhibit Celebrates 25th Anniversary of the San Francisco Bay Trail
News Release
Wednesday, April 9, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — On Tues., April 22, the city of Oakland and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) will host an event from 5:30 p.m.

Coastal Conservancy Recommends 13 Projects for MTC-ABAG Priority Conservation Area Grants
News Release
Thursday, March 27, 2014

PACIFICA, CAThe State Coastal Conservancy today recommended 13 Bay Area resource protection and public access projects to the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) for in

25th Anniversary of the San Francisco Bay Trail Celebrated With Photo Exhibit and Event
Top Stories
Monday, February 24, 2014

On Thursday, February 27, 2014, a host of organizations, trail supporters and members of the public will gather at the Bay Model in Sausalito to celebrate a significant milestone—the 25th anniversa

Berkeley Celebrates Bay Trail Extension and Dedicates Bike Bridge
Top Stories
Thursday, October 24, 2013

It was an eventful afternoon at the Berkeley Marina this past Friday, with crowds gathering in the characteristic wind to celebrate the grand opening of a new Bay Trail extension and unveil a plaqu

Documents

I-580 Access Improvement Project Approval Document (Aug 2016)
I-580 Access Improvement Project Approval Document Aug 2016.pdf (26.91 MB)
I-580 Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Access Improvements Overview
I-580 Access Improvement Project Overview May 2015.pdf (1.96 MB)

Media

Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Project
Video
Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Drivers and people on bicycles will see major improvements on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge, according to a plan to expand the eastbound shoulder into a working traffic lane during evening rush ho

The 1-80 overpass allows bicycle and pedestrian access to the Marina.
Berkeley Bike Bridge
Photo Gallery
Thursday, October 24, 2013

It was an eventful afternoon at the Berkeley Marina, with crowds gathering in the characteristic wind to celebrate the grand opening of a new Bay Trail extension and unveil a plaque acknowledging t

Bay Trail Trekker Part 3
Video
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Bay Trail Trekker's Finale: The Day in Photos
Mission Accomplished: Bay Trail Trekker Comes Full Circle
Photo Gallery
Monday, July 1, 2013

Friends, family and other well-wishers joined Bay Trail trekker Kurt Schwabe for his homecoming on Saturday, June 29, 2013.

Bay Trail Trekker Part 1
Video
Thursday, June 6, 2013
Albany Bulb
Bay Trail Views by Bay Trail Trekker Kurt Schwabe
Photo Gallery
Wednesday, May 15, 2013

In June of 2013, outdoor enthusiast Kurt Schwabe embarked on a life-changing mission to trek the entire length of the San Francisco Bay Trail over the course of a month — walking one segment a day,