This hike celebrates the Bay Area’s iconic public lands access and the people whose contributions have created one of our most breathtaking urban-to-wilderness pathways.
50 Miles in 2 Days
Starting at Crissy Field, Alison will spend two days hiking across her “home turf” to the Point Reyes National Seashore. She’ll traverse the Marin Headlands and camp on the side of Mt. Tam.Day two follows the Bolinas Ridge Trail into the National Seashore – along the coast from Wildcat to Limantour, up Mt. Wittenberg and down to the Bear Valley Visitor Center.
Fundraising Goal: $5,000
A San Francisco native, Alison grew up in a family that enjoyed the privilege of outdoor access – many memories were made in California’s iconic mountain and coastal landscapes. Alison has spent her career in the philanthropic sector, advancing initiatives for justice and empowerment internationally and closer to home. In addition to her leadership at The Cairn Project, she directs the Environmental Defenders Collaborative at Global Greengrants Fund, channeling support to frontline environmental activists around the world.