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Bay Area Day Trips - Muir Woods National Monument

It's been 3 months since I moved to the Bay Area and have been loving every "other" minute of it i.e. excluding the minutes I miss my husband, our home and friends back in Phoenix. And I can't wait for my husband to move here and for the summer to arrive to start camping amidst these charmingly tall and imposingly beautiful redwood trees and exploring more of the enchanting outdoors. I think Bay Area is a paradise for all outdoor lovers and I won't blame people for getting lost on the road or crossing lanes unknowingly (like I once did ;) while staring at its beauty, especially on a drizzling day :) 
So, in between all the back and forth between Phoenix and Bay Area and while waiting for the summer to arrive, we managed a few day trips around the area - Muir Woods National Monument, Point Reyes National Seashore, Big Basin Redwood State Park, Sausalito and I hope the list grows and goes on.
Muir Woods is a coastal redwood forest, and part of the Golden Gate Nationa…