Angel Island State Park, San Francisco

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The second largest island in San Francisco Bay, Angel Island State Park was once an immigration point and a quarantine island. Take a public ferry or private boats from the city to the island, where you can capture photos of the city across the bay. Along with biking and hiking trails, the park is home to the Angel Island Immigration Station, which operated from 1910 to 1940. The military used the island in the 19th century, when the entire island was known as Fort McDowell, the East Garrison. To visit Angel Island State Park and other attractions in San Francisco, use our San Francisco online trip itinerary maker.
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  • This is a fantastic place to visit if you want hiking or beach combing away from the crowds, including a fun ferry ride. We walked the Perimeter Loop. Although they recommend 2.5 hours to hike it...  more »
  • This is a must see for people who want to get away from the urban environment and be close to home. Take the Ferry (only way to get there), your bicycle, hiking/walking shoes, a picnic lunch and be.....  more »

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