The One Place In San Francisco That Looks Like Something From Middle Earth

Middle earth is a term linked to J. R. R. Tolkien and there is spot in the city that feels like you’re in a surreal place. Where? Look no further than the Presidio specifically the Spire by Andy Goldsworthy on the Bay Area Ridge Trail. More information about the Bay Area Ridge Trail at the Presidio can be found here.

The trail to the Spire by Goldsworthy begins at 1007 General Kennedy Avenue in San Francisco. Now, the one place in San Francisco that looks like something from Middle Earth.

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What did you think of this experience? Let us know if you’ve been on this trail in the Presidio. If you’re interested in winter hiking then check out 11 Picturesque Trails Around San Francisco That Are Perfect For Winter Hiking.