Mt. Tamalpais & Muir Woods Railway
The Mount Tamalpais & Muir Woods Railway, also known as the Mt. Tamalpais Scenic Railway, was a historic railroad in Marin County, California, near San Francisco. It was an early 20th-century narrow-gauge railroad that operated from 1896 to 1930.
The railway was primarily a tourist attraction, offering visitors a scenic and leisurely way to reach the summit of Mount Tamalpais, which is the highest peak in the Marin Hills. The line began at the town of Mill Valley and ascended through picturesque redwood forests and scenic landscapes to the summit, where tourists could enjoy panoramic views of the San Francisco Bay Area.
Mt. Tamalpais, California / Mt. Tamalpais & Muir Woods Railway.
A Fine View of the San Francisco Bay and the “Crookedest Railroad in the World.”Cartographer(s): Mt. Tamalpais & Muir Woods RailwayPlace/Date: Not listed / 1917Read more