Twin Peaks Pre-Thanksgiving Sunrise Hike

on Saturday, November 21st, 2015 at 5:30am

Get inspired for the Sunrise. Check out this time-lapse video below of the sunrise from Twin Peaks taken by Segrey Lyulchenko. Photo credit above: Segrey Lyulchenko via youtube


Sunrise Hike Summary

Discover the Hidden Staircases of the Castro while working your way up to Twin Peaks to see the sunrise come up over the Oakland Hills. Join me, Aaron Dence, certified exercise physiologist, WALK SF walk leader, and adventurer as I lead you on an adventurous 2.5 mile hike through Eureka Valley.

We will reach the summit at 6:45am and catch the spectacular sunrise at 6:56am. Along the way, we will explore secret staircases and little-known cement slides, hike through local parks and natural spaces, and enjoy incredible views of the city. It will be fun, challenging and a locally informative walk.

All Funcheap Readers will get a jar of Pumpkin Honey Butter


Date & time of Sunrise Hike

Saturday, November 21st, 2015

5:30 a.m.


Forecast and Sunrise Chart

The forecast is planned for mostly sunny

Sunrise will be at 6:56 a.m.


Where we will meet

Philz Coffee on Castro Street

549 Castro St (between 18th St and 19th St)

San Francisco, CA 94114


RSVP by Friday, November 20th, 2015

FREE if you RSVP by November 20th**

**All Funcheap readers will get a small jar of Pumpkin Honey Butter.

$20 for onsite registration on November 21st

Space limited to 30 people. The hike will fill up quickly.


Review these tips before you RSVP

– Walk includes stair climbing, several paths and multiple elevation changes; rated a 3.8 out of 5 in difficulty

– Wear sturdy, closed-toed shoes w/ good treads (700 feet in total elevation)

– Carry raingear and hat as needed – we will go ahead rain or shine, barring high winds or dangerous weather conditions

– Bring sunblock, water, and personal snacks

– Please arrive promptly at 5:30 a.m. to sign in



Get on the Waitlist or Signup to get an early invitation to our next hike in December.

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