These 10 Epic Waterfalls Near San Francisco Will Take Your Breath Away

San Franciscans are totally spoiled in the nature department, and the waterfall selection around here is one of the country’s finest. Most of these breathtaking spots are just a quick drive (or even bike ride) away. In fact, one sits in the city itself (okay, it’s a man-made one, but so what?!). Here are our picks for the 10 most beautiful waterfalls near San Francisco. There’s just something about water and gravity that leaves us all speechless…

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

If this doesn’t get you off your bum and out into the great outdoors, we don’t know what will. Any other waterfalls near San Francisco we need to add to this list? Let us know in the comments!