East Span Bike/Pedestrian Path

East Span Bike/Pedestrian Path

News and Stories

Bicycle and Pedestrian Bridge Crossings on the Rise During Pandemic
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Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Newly released data indicate the popularity of the pedestrian and bicycle paths on five of the Bay Area’s state-owned toll bridges since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.

New Vista Point at Yerba Buena Island Offers Views and Amenities to Cyclists/Pedestrians
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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Adapted from a San Francisco County Transportation Authority press release.

Daylight Saving Time Brings Changes to Bay Bridge Bike/Ped Path Hours
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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Adapted from a Caltrans release.

Caltrans has announced longer hours for the bicycle/pedestrian path on the East Span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

New Fall/Winter Hours for Bay Bridge East Span Bike/Ped Path
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Thursday, October 31, 2013

The Bay Bridge Public Information Office has released an updated map showing access to the East Span bike/ped path, and has announced new fall/winter operating hours.

New Bay Bridge East Span Bike-Pedestrian Path Set to Open
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Monday, August 26, 2013

Among the finishing touches underway on the new Bay Bridge East Span last week was the preparation of temporary wooden modules to extend the span’s bike path the final distance to the Oakland shore


Bicycle and Pedestrian Path Fact Sheet
Bike-Ped-path_factsheet_update_4-14.pdf (704.38 KB)
Bay Bridge Trail Map
Bay_Bridge_Trail_map.pdf (269.56 KB)


Bay Bridge Pedestrian Project
Thursday, November 29, 2018

When the new Bay Bridge East Span opened in 2013, pedestrians and bicyclists fell in love with the 15-foot-wide shared-use pathway that stretched initially from Oakland to the iconic single tower a

New Vista Point at Yerba Buena Island
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

The San Francisco County Transportation Authority, in cooperation with the Bay Area Toll Authority, Caltrans and Treasure Island Development Authority, opened the Vista Point visitor area on Yerba

Yerba Buena Island Vista Point Opening
Photo Gallery
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

On hand for the May 2, 2017, ribbon-cutting for the new Vista Point on Yerba Buena Island was a trio of MTC Commissioners, including Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, San Francisco Supervisor Jane Kim an

Sign showing that the path has been named in honor of bike activist Alexander Zuckermann.
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Bike Path Opens to Yerba Buena Island
Photo Gallery
Sunday, October 23, 2016

The Bay Bridge East Span bicycle/pedestrian path opened all the way from Oakland to its Yerba Buena Island landing for the first time on Sunday, October 23, 2016. One east side access po

bicyclists and pedestrians on new East Span bicycle/pedestrian path
Bay Bridge East Span Labor Day Weekend 2013
Photo Gallery
Tuesday, September 3, 2013

September 3, 2013 

Bay Bridge Bike Path
Sunday, August 25, 2013

People are thrilled the new Bay Bridge East Span will have a bike and pedestrian path.