THE LEVEL - San Francisco Excursions is a licensed San Francisco
business, founded in 1999 and currently home-based.
Its primary goal is to share the joys of walking in San
Francisco with people of all abilities, ages and interests.
THE LEVEL - San Francisco Excursions offers
and guided walks:
self-guided walk is designed as a free-standing booklet
with color photos, an historical and introductory description of
the area and a map to guide you to the points of interest.
Self-guided walks are described further
guided walks are offered
And, guided walks can be scheduled to meet your timing and
can be customized to meet your individual interests and needs.
Guided walks are described
you'll find a map and a
list of all
self-guided and guided walks.
THE LEVEL" does have a double
meaning as you may have guessed!
THE LEVEL excursions are short,
level walks of one mile or less AND they have no hills or steps.
THE LEVEL excursions have been
tested for safety and accessibility for wheelchairs, strollers,
and walkers. They
have been thoroughly researched and are visited often to assess
they will offer you only good surprises!
THE LEVEL EXCURSIONS
excursions available as guided walks.
a self-guided booklet is also available
and links to the walk
THE LEVEL MAP
THE LEVEL locator map displays the locations
of Excursions 1 through 20.
San Francisco on the Level,
Marilyn Straka © 2000
Map by Ben Pease
TO GET THERE
Muni is San Francisco's mass transit system. When more than one bus/trolley line is given below, any of the routes can get you to the start of the walk. BART is Bay Area Rapid Transit and can bring you to San Francisco from many areas outside of San Francisco.
and BART access to get to the start of a walk:
1 Marina Green
Muni #28 - Beach and Buchanan
Muni #22 - Fillmore and Marina
Muni #43 - Chestnut & Fillmore
2 Golden Gate Bridge
Muni #28 and #29 - Bridge parking lot
3 Palace of Fine Arts
Muni #30 - Jefferson and Broderick
Muni #28 - Baker and Richardson
Muni #43 - Baker and Lombard
4 Pacific Heights - East
Muni #22 - Broadway and Fillmore
Muni #3 and #24 - Jackson and Fillmore
5 Pacific Heights - West
6 Fort Point
7 Yerba Buena Gardens
Muni #14 - Mission and Third St.
Muni or BART - Powell or Montgomery
8 Mountain Lake Park
Muni #2 - Clement and Funston
Muni #38 - Geary and Funston
9 Aquatic Park
Muni #19 - Beach and Polk
Muni #42 and #30 - Van Ness and North Point
Muni or BART - Embarcadero station
11 Levi's Plaza
Muni #42 - Battery or Sansome
12 Golden Gate Park - Spreckles Lake
Muni #5 - Fulton and 36th Ave.
Muni #31 - Balboa and 36th Ave.
13 Golden Gate Park - Arboretum
Muni #44 and #71 - Lincoln Way and 9th Ave.
Muni #N Judah - at 9th Ave.
14 Golden Gate Park - Stow Lake
15 Fort Funston
Muni #18 - Skyline Blvd. at John Muir
16 Sutro Heights Park
Muni #38 - 48th and Point Lobos Ave.
17 Cow Hollow
Muni #42, 47, 49 - Van Ness and Union St.
18 Upper Fort Mason
Muni #42, 47, 49 and #30 - Van Ness and North Point
19 Presidio History Walk
Muni #29 - Lincoln or Funston
20 Lobos Dunes Boardwalk
Muni #29 - Lincoln and Bowley St.
Note: Check a map for the exact location of these stops. The nearest
stop may not be at the start of the excursion. Contact
obtain the latest information regarding special needs access.