Contact Us

Slide Ranch 
2025 Shoreline Highway
Muir Beach, CA
94965

Phone:  (415) 381.6155
Fax: (415) 381.5762

Slide Ranch is located on public park land in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. Visitors are welcome during daylight hours, from dawn to dusk. Groups larger than 10 people planning to visit and use Slide Ranch facilities for a self-guided hike, tide pooling, or picnicking, should call the office in advance to plan your visit.  During the school year, programs take place Tuesday through Saturday, and during the summer, we have camp Monday through Friday.  Programs and summer camp are not available to the public without prior registration.

 

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Getting Here

Slide Ranch is located at:

2025 Shoreline Highway
Muir Beach, 
CA 94965

See detailed directions below or click here for directions.

PLEASE NOTE: Some versions of Google Maps have an incorrect location for Slide Ranch. 
We are approximately 2.5 miles north of Pelican Inn and 1.5 miles north of the Muir Beach Overlook. Look for the single gravel drive driveway and mailbox on your left with the small brown Slide Ranch sign.

 

NOTE TO TEACHERS: Bus drivers are often nervous about our driveway, fearing that they may not be able to turn around. Reassure them that there is enough space for them to return to the highway again by using our parking lot and/or separate exit driveway.

DIRECTIONS

From San Francisco: 
Cross the Golden Gate Bridge to Highway 101 North. 
Take exit for Mt. Tamalpais//Stinson Beach/Highway 1
See directions for "After Exiting Highway 101" below.

From the East Bay: 
Cross Richmond Bridge and travel south on Highway 101. 
Take exit for Mt. Tamalpais//Stinson Beach/Highway 1
See directions for "After Exiting Highway 101" below.

From Marin County: 
Take exit for Mt. Tamalpais//Stinson Beach/Highway 1
See directions for "After Exiting Highway 101" below.

After Exiting Highway 101:
Continue onto Highway 1/Shoreline Highway.
(Do not take next left onto Tennessee Valley Road.)

At the 3rd stoplight, turn left and continue on Highway 1/Shoreline Highway. (At this intersection the Marin Rug Store will be in front of you–a distinctive building.)

Continue 2.4 miles on Highway 1/Shoreline Highway until the fork at the top of hill. Take left/downward fork towards Muir Beach.
(Do not take right towards Muir Woods and Mt. Tamalpais.)

Continue along Highway 1/Shoreline Highway, following the deep descent, towards Muir Beach.

You will pass the Pelican Inn at 2.5 miles.

Continue on Highway 1/Shoreline Highway following road as it takes a sharp left turn.
(Do NOT take Muir Woods Road.)

You will pass a sign for the Muir Beach Overlook. Continue on Highway 1/Shoreline Highway for 1.5 miles and you will see Slide Ranch, in the valley towards the left.

The Slide Ranch entrance is marked by a sign and a large mailbox on the left.

Go down driveway and take first left into upper parking lot.