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Sutro Baths, San Francisco, California

 
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Distance from city center: 10.8mi
Myguytrip's pictureby Myguytrip Outdoors Activities travel tip
added on the 13th of April, 2011
Sutro Baths is at the north west corner of the city next to the Cliff House. The baths, which are now ruins, was a popular swimming pool that opened in the 1800's which burned down in the 1960's.

What is left is a beautiful building foundation which has integrated with nature.

Now, the Sutro Baths, offers a day of exploration with ruins, mountains, and caves.

A couple of key spots at the Sutro baths are the cave below the stairs in the northwest corner and the pebble design at the top of the stairs and hill.

Price:
FREE

 
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