All JontsDay Trips#mapArt & CommunityFood & DrinksOutdoorsPodcasts The Best Highway 1 Experience Why drive Highway 1 when you can hike it? Is this place really only 12 miles from downtown? Maybe this why people pay crazy rents to live in San Francisco Search for jonts near you The best sunset spot in San Francisco "a San Francisco bucket list-must for residents and tourists alike..." Hike the highest peak in town (Not Twin Peaks) Incredible views surrounded by nature, not concrete and tourist buses. best music venue (and bookstore) in the city If NPR's Tiny Desk and Green Apple Bookstore had a child... The most authentic mexican food in San Francisco I love Mission-style taquerias, but sometimes I crave the dishes from back home that you just don't find in taquerias. The Tenderloin Check out this podcast to find out what life is really like in the City's most notorious neighborhood. Get to know Hayes Valley (before gentrification) Remember Hayes Valley before there was Blue Bottle, Smitten Ice Cream, Souvla, etc? A veritable oasis in the heart of San Francisco It's only a 10 minute walk from BART but feels incredibly remote. “the apotheosis of the best of San Francisco” If you don't mind the occasional naked dude, this is the best beach in the city. Get High in the Haight (and Cole Valley) The perfect spot to decompress after hanging out in the Haight One of the best patios in town in one of the warmest neighborhoods. The best place to watch the fog roll in Incredible views of the City, particularly in the summer when it's windswept slopes give you a majestic view of the fog rolling in. Queer rock formations and stunning vista Only a 10 minute walk from The Castro Theater. a little haven along the rugged California Coast A gift from the gods to the gluten-free-granola-loving people who call Marin County home. Luckily, you don't have to live there to enjoy it. Most beautiful nursery and wildest cafe in San Francisco Flora Grubb Gardens is like a hipster tea garden. Want a flat white with your succulents? The Best Tacos and Burritos in San Francisco Oh, boy! is there a more controversial topic in San Francisco? The Most secluded beach in Half Moon Bay It takes some work to get down to the beach, but once you get there you'll find solitude and beauty. Largest Redwood Grove in Sonoma County Marvel at the tallest living organisms on the planet. Fly Fishing in San Francisco? You don’t fish? No problem, just bring a book, sit by the pools, and take in the colors, sounds, and smells of this magical place. Make your own bike for (almost) free The Bike Kitchen is as (old) San Francisco as it gets. It's a co-op that teaches people of all ages and backgrounds how to repair bicycles. The remnants of "an ancient Atlantean land embassy" The Wave Organ is a wave-activated acoustic instrument in one of the most stunning settings in San Francisco. Certainly, something so genius could have been built by "an ancient Atlantean land embassy". It's a perfect pit stop while exploring Crissy Fields and the Presidio. https://vimeo.com/18280012 What you need to know First things first. Video credit goes to Jan Sturmann. She has a fascinating background. Read about her and check out her work. Lots of fascinating stories surround the Wave Organ. The real story is much more mundane. Reviews Do you really need reviews to decide if visiting the organ is worth your time? Fine. Here you go. Instagram: waveorgan, #waveorgan Location To get there just head toward the St. Francis Yatch Club in the Marina District. And just keep going past it. Similar Jonts A Dog, and Dog Lovers' paradise Fort Funston is a dog and dog-lover's paradise. Dogs rule at this beach! If you don't like dogs, stay clear of this place. Having said that, and as someone who is mildly allergic to dogs, this place is still pretty dope. https://vimeo.com/225798017 Btw, that lovely video was created by Johnatan Weber. Check out his other videos. What you need to know Between May and August, this place is covered in fog pretty much 24/7. This video gives you an idea of what the place is like in the summer. No restrooms nearby. Plan ahead. Easy to find a private spot and take in the beauty of the place. Reviews 5 stars on Yelp©: That's right FIVE stars. Dog fans really love this place. "A real treat for our dogs since we live nearly an hour away, but nothing quite like it." Read all reviews. Location Similar Jonts The Best Ice Cream in the Country ...according to GQ. Single-source chocolate bars roasted to subtle perfection Dandelion uses a winemaker’s approach, and each bar is as distinct from the next. "France by Way of California Street" This place is a cult c Best Bakery in the Country Best in the country? Really? Hey, we didn't come up with that, but we pretty much agree. Ice Cream made before your eyes Mix cream and liquid nitrogen and what do you get? A fresh cup of deliciousness. Be first to knowIf you like what you see, please follow me on Instagram @wegojont. I'll post a new jont every week. Thanks.