15. SF2 Trail - Menlo Park

Overview Map Highlighting Ravenswood and SF2 Trails

0.7 miles one way

Amenities and Uses
Parking, chemical toilet, observation platforms with scope, wayside exhibits, hiking, bicycling. No pets.

Trail Surface
Flat, compacted gravel levee.

Thousands of shorebirds flock to the islands and shallow waters in the winter. Enjoy two observation platforms with viewing scopes and exhibits interpreting the restoration process. 

Connections to Other Trails
You can walk to the north side of the Dumbarton Bridge to access Ravenswood Trail. Connects to the Bay Trail leading to Menlo Park, East Palo Alto, or over the Dumbarton Bridge to Fremont. 

Directions to Trailhead
From the East Bay: Cross the Dumbarton Bridge and exit at the Ravenswood Unit sign. Drive the frontage road east 0.4 miles and under the bridge. Parking is on the right. 

From the west (Menlo Park): From Bayfront Expy., drive toward the Dumbarton Bridge. Exit at the Ravenswood Unit sign and drive east on the frontage road. Parking is on the left.

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Ravenswood and SF2 Trail Map