See San Francisco from Twin Peaks

Windswept and desolate Twin Peaks yields sweeping vistas of San Francisco and the neighboring east and north bay counties. You can get a real feel for the city’s layout here; arrive before the late-afternoon fog turns the view into pea soup during the summer. To drive here, head west from Castro Street up Market Street, which eventually becomes Portola Drive. Turn right on Twin Peaks Boulevard and follow the signs to the top. Muni Bus 37-Corbett heads west to Twin Peaks from Market Street. Catch this bus above the Castro Street Muni light-rail station on the island west of Castro at Market Street.

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