Captain Maggie McDonogh says, “You don’t need to go far to enjoy a true ‘island getaway’ during Spring Break 2014. You’ll find adventure, fun and that ‘getaway feeling’ right in your own backyard with an Angel Island Tiburon Ferry ride to Angel Island State Park.”
Plan your getaway with Angel Island Tiburon Ferry – offering the most direct, non-stop ferry rides to Angel Island State Park.
For Angel Island Tiburon Ferry’s current ferry schedule click here.
How to enjoy life like an “Angel Island Insider:” If adventure is your game, Angel Island State Park is your destination for fun and exciting outdoor activities. Nature lovers and photographers will find plenty of photo ops on organized Spring Wildflower Hikes on Angel Island State Park – as well as revel over the amazing natural beauty to discover when spending the day on Angel Island the “Jewel of San Francisco Bay.”
“Getaway without going away” with a ride on the Angel Island Tiburon Ferry this Spring. That’s right. You’re invited to sit back and relax as Angel Island Tiburon Ferry’s scenic 10-miniute ferry ride transports you to Angel Island State Park – the perfect venue for your Spring Break getaway, family reunion, weekend BBQ or picnic complete with charcoal BBQ’s for public use near Ayala Cover.
Angel Island is your “close to home getaway” for whatever outdoor activities you’re into such as hiking, biking, beach trips, boating, and even camping overnight. Angel Island is an especially great Bay Area getaway for family day trips.
Click here to read more about Angel Island State Park’s white sandy Beaches such as Ayala Cove (pictured above), which is the most kid-friendly beach on the island, as it is the easiest to get to with small children. Additional Angel Island Beaches – some with amazing views of the San Francisco Skyline and the Golden Gate Bridge can be accessed by foot to include:
- Perles Beach
- Quarry Beach
- Camp Reynolds Beach
- China Cove
Access to some of the beaches may be limited at times, so do pick up a map at the Visitors Center located near the dock at Ayala Cove when you arrive, and ask about any beach and trail closures and/or updates.
We’ve made getting away to your paradise island a breeze ~ with our “Angel Island Getaway Guide” below:
Where to Eat: There are a number of fantastic spots on Angel Island to enjoy a picnic, and as mentioned above, Charcoal BBQ grills are located near Ayala Cove (BYO charcoal and food to cook) PS: You can also pre-order delicious box lunches from Angel Island Cafe here.
- Spending money
- A broad rimmed hat or visor
- Water and snacks
- Blanket or beach chairs to sit on
- Swimsuit and towels
- Keep in mind, the weather can change at any time so dress in layers.
Feel free to give us a call @ 415.435.2131 with any questions you may have, and let us know if there is anything we can do to help you plan and enjoy your “Spring Break 2014″ getaway on San Francisco Bay…with us! ~ Captain Maggie
Current round trip fares between Tiburon and Angel Island (includes Angel Island State Park Admissions Fee):
|Adults (ages 13 and over)||$13.50|
|Children (ages 6 – 12)||$11.50|
|Small Children (ages 3 – 5)||$3.50|
|Toddlers (ages 2 and under)||Free*|
(Bike rentals are available on the Island seasonally).
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