Forest Hill & Golden Gate Heights

Forest Hill

Forest Hill is a neighborhood located near the middle of the City of San Francisco, southeast of the Inner Sunset and northeast of West Portal.

Forest Hill is one of the least-densely populated neighborhoods in San Francisco, and residents take pride in what they perceive as a "small-town community" within the city.

Forest Hill has its own MUNI station "Forest Hill" which the K, L, M lines service situated on the edge of its boundary on Laguna Honda, and residents are also within 15–20 minutes walking distance to the village of West Portal and there, the West Portal MUNI Station. The residents further benefit from being 20 minutes driving distance to San Francisco International Airport on HWY 280 but has a mandated no fly over zone which the residents of Forest Hill enjoy the tranquility this provides.


Golden Gate Heights 

Golden Gate Heights is a hilly neighborhood south of the Inner Sunset and northwest of Forest Hill. It is roughly bordered by Kirkham Street to the north, Rivera Street to the south, 8th Avenue to the east and 17th Avenue to the west. Grand View Park is a park on a hill on the northern side of the neighborhood; Golden Gate Heights Park and Hawk Hill Park are on hills on the southern side of the neighborhood. The 16th Avenue Tiled Steps are a local attraction near Grand View Park. Golden Gate Heights has 14 blocks of stairways and more than 2,500 stairs.



About the Neighborhood

There are community events
Neighbors are friendly
There's holiday spirit
Great schools
Great for retirees
Car is needed
It's walkable to grocery stores
It's walkable to restaurant
Easy commutes
Good transit
Parking is easy
There are sidewalks
Yards are well-kept
Streets are well-lit
Great hospitals
Parks and playgrounds
Lots of wildlife
It's quiet
It's dog friendly
Kids play outside
Beach life
Walking / Hiking trails
California Academy of Sciences
Fisherman's Wharf
de Young Museum
The Palace Of Fine Arts

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