Ray Ranga wrote:
> Now that I need to plan my trip to Panther beach or Davenport a bit
> due to the safety concerns there, I'd like to see what everyone's
> favorite sunrise/sunset spots in Bay Area are? Lets talk from Monterey
> to Sausalito in the north.
Sausalito waterfront, sunrise thru the Bay Bridge and over Alcatraz.
Marin Headlands, sunrise thru the Golden Gate bridge and over SF
Pier 7 in SF, sunrise thru the Bay Bridge.
Foster City and Redwood Shores shoreline, sunrise over the bay and over
the Dunbarton Bridge
You can see some of my sunrise photos from these locations in my sunrise
set on Flickr
Except for the Marin Headlands there aren't many good sunrise vistas on
the coast. There *may* be some decent sunrises in teh winter from the
Aptos/Capitola area where the ocean is due south and you have sunrise to
the east over a bit of ocean. However, fog is a major problem on the
You can also see sunrise over Monterey bay from Pacific Grove - e.g.
from Lover's Point, again modulo fog.