Take the Stairs:The Many Hidden, Historic, and Beautiful Staircases of San Francisco
Despite its hills, San Francisco is a city best explored on foot. Here are some stairways hidden around the city that will make your urban adventure easier.
With its temperate weather and epic scenery, San Francisco is a terrific place to be outdoors. Hiking through our parks and up our famous hills is a great way to explore the city—but maybe you were looking for something a little less challenging. Have no fear; San Francisco is full of staircases that can take you to some hard-to-reach but absolutely worthwhile locations. Here are some of our favorite staircases in San Francisco.