Exploring San Francisco

Noe Valley (Past and Present) By Bill Yenne Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781467103756
Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - September 30th, 2019

Noe Valley is known as San Francisco's Village within the City. Originally part of Jose de Jesus Noe's old Spanish land grant, Noe Valley became a vibrant neighborhood that is considered to be one the city's most desirable residential areas.


San Francisco's Noe Valley (Images of America) By Bill Yenne Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780738529059
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - November 1st, 2004

Named for Jose de Jesus Noe, San Francisco's last Mexican mayor, Noe Valley is undoubtedly one of San Francisco's favorite neighborhoods and certainly one of the most picturesque. Yet the area has a rich and varied history reaching far beyond the lovely buildings and lively street scenes familiar to so many citydwellers.


Urban Trails: San Francisco: Coastal Bluffs/ The Presidio/ Hilltop Parks & Stairways By Alexandra Kenin Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781680510201
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Published: Mountaineers Books - November 1st, 2016

San Francisco is home to more than 800,000 residents and hosts more than 17 million business and leisure travelers each year. But few visitors--or locals, for that matter--realize that there are more than 220 premier parks and 70 miles of hiking trails in the city itself.


Stairway Walks in San Francisco: The Joy of Urban Exploring By Mary Burk, Adah Bakalinsky Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780899978543
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Published: Wilderness Press - October 16th, 2018

The Essential City Walking Guide for Over 30 Years


Moon 101 Great Hikes San Francisco Bay Area (Moon Outdoors) By Ann Marie Brown Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781640490031
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Published: Moon Travel - June 5th, 2018

Moon Travel Guides: Your Adventure Starts Here

Whether you're trekking through the wildflowers of the South Bay or the redwood forests of Marin, get a breath of fresh air with Moon 101 Great Hikes San Francisco Bay Area.


Bay Area Ridge Trail: The Official Guide for Hikers, Mountain Bikers, and Equestrians By Elizabeth Byers, Jean Rusmore (Based on a Book by) Cover Image
By Elizabeth Byers, Jean Rusmore (Based on a Book by)
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ISBN: 9780899979052
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Published: Wilderness Press - April 16th, 2019

Find Solitude and Dramatic Views Around San Francisco Bay


Secret San Francisco: A Guide to the Weird, Wonderful, and Obscure By Ruth Carlson Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781681062051
Published: Reedy Press - May 15th, 2019

Hidden San Francisco: A Guide to Lost Landscapes, Unsung Heroes and Radical Histories By Chris Carlsson Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780745340944
Published: Pluto Press - February 20th, 2020

"Carlsson brings his unique combination of erudition, curiosity and passionate progressivism to a remarkably wide range of subjects—from the city’s profaned natural glories, to little-known episodes in its labor history, to a Homeric list of people, organizations and movements" —Gary Kamiya, Columnist, San Francisco Chronicle
 
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Walking San Francisco: 35 Savvy Tours Exploring Steep Streets, Grand Hotels, Dive Bars, and Waterfront Parks By Kathleen Dodge Doherty, Tom Downs Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780899979090
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Published: Wilderness Press - February 12th, 2019

Get to Know San Francisco's Most Vibrant and Historic Neighborhoods


It's Time to Take a Hike in San Francisco


60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: San Francisco: Including North Bay, East Bay, Peninsula, and South Bay By Jane Huber Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781634041263
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Published: Menasha Ridge Press - June 9th, 2020

It's Time to Take a Hike in San Francisco, California


Introduction to Trees of the San Francisco Bay Region (California Natural History Guides #65) By Glenn Keator Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780520230071
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Published: University of California Press - March 17th, 2003

The mild Mediterranean climate of the San Francisco Bay Region nurtures an enormous variety of trees: majestic oaks and coast redwoods, lovely flowering dogwood and western redbud, graceful bigleaf maple, and many others.


Cityscapes: San Francisco and Its Buildings By John King Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781597141543
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Published: Heyday Books - May 1st, 2011

Buildings in cities are remarkable things: they provide not only shelter but touchstones of reference and recall, a language that shapes our sense of place as well as the skyline. In sparkling prose and with full-color photography, Cityscapes looks at fifty buildings that convey a distinct slice of San Francisco.


The 500 Hidden Secrets of San Francisco By Leslie Santarina Cover Image
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ISBN: 9789460582196
Published: Uitgeverij Luster - December 2nd, 2019

- An insider's guide to San Francisco and its hidden secrets and addresses - An inspirational and practical guide to San Francisco's finest and most interesting places, buildings, restaurants, shops, museums, galleries, neighborhoods, gardens and cafes - A new edition in Luster's successful and attractive series of city guides Leslie Santarina lives and works in San Francisco.


The Trees of San Francisco By Michael Sullivan Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780899977430
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Published: Wilderness Press - November 19th, 2013

The Trees of San Francisco introduces readers to the rich variety of trees that thrive in San Francisco's unique conditions. San Francisco's cool Mediterranean climate has made it home to interesting and unusual trees from all over the world - trees as colorful and exotic as the city itself.