Posted October 20, 2016

Sunday, November 6, 2016
GOLDEN GATE HALF MARATHON Crosses Golden Gate Bridge Sidewalks - Temporary Sidewalk Closures In Effect

Expect heavy traffic and parking demand with detours and road closures in the nearby Presidio until 10:30AM

On Sunday, November 6, 2016, up to 5,000 runners will participate in the Golden Gate Half Marathon across the Golden Gate Bridge sidewalks. The race starts at 7 from Aquatic Park (Muni Pier Waterfront, End of Van Ness @ Beach) and continues west towards the Marina, through Crissy Field, up to the Golden Gate Bridge, and then back to Aquatic Park.

Golden Gate Bridge Sidewalk Closures

Both the EAST and WEST Golden Gate Bridge sidewalks will be closed (times are approximate):

EAST Sidewalk

  • CLOSED: 5:00AM to 9:30AM

WEST Sidewalk

  • OPEN: 5:00AM to 6:30AM
  • CLOSED: 6:30AM to 9:30AM

FREE Pedestrian/Bicycle Shuttle

Beginning at 6:00AM, during the temporary closure of the sidewalks, bicyclist and pedestrians requiring access across the Golden Gate Bridge may ride a FREE shuttle. Shuttle stops are located on both sides of the Golden Gate Bridge:

SOUTH END shuttle stop is in the southeast parking lot.

NORTH END shuttle stop is at the northbound Alexander Avenue off-ramp bus stop.

Race Details

For more information, including complete race details, nearby road closures, and transit options, visit the Golden Gate Half website.