This route's tradition goes back several years to when a few ultra-runners decided to squeeze in a trail run into the early morning hours. If you want to start your run before dawn (like a true ninja!), be sure to bring a headlamp. You'll earn your breakfast as you log over 2,000 feet of climbing including two epic climbs on the Miwok and Marincello trails. The early wake-up will ultimately pay off as you crest the final ridge and witness a breathtaking sunrise over San Francisco.
Strava Curated Route
- 11.5 mi Distance
- 2,266 ft Elevation
- Trail Run Type
What Others Are Saying
Marin Headlands — the trails and views are breathtaking!
I like the Ninja Loop's Old Springs descent. It is a fun single track to fly down.
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