Great Hikes in the Bayshore Uplands

Follow the links below to learn about great hiking and exploring opportunities in the bayshore uplands. Each of these recommended hikes is a favorite of a season bayshore explorer, and will include tips for optimal times, what to look for, what to bring and what to expect while in the field. Also, be sure to check out each hike on our interactive map for locations, directions, and satellite overviews of all of these areas.

We will include pictures of each location, and encourage you to snap a few of your own and share them with us, and we will post the best shots!

We also encourage everyone to submit their own favorite hikes and help us build a comprehensive list that covers the length and breadth of the bayshore through every season of the year.

When submitting a hike, please include the following details.

  • Location and directions to access
  • Difficulty level (easy, moderate or difficult)
  • Approximate length
  • Best times of day and year
  • Indicate any potential hazards on the trail
  • Tips on what to look for
  • A few pictures (if available)

To submit a hike or pictures, please email

Happy hiking!