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Mount Tam: The hiker's heaven

Mount Tam's Cataract Falls

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Waterfall hike

While there are many trails to choose from, there are a handful of favorites, including a trail leading to Cataract Falls. Cataract Falls is a lovely waterfall especially in spring when it is full from rains, and it is the delight of many landscape and flora photographers.