Raccoon Strait

The Raccoon Strait is a waterway of the San Francisco Bay between and the Tiburon Peninsula, mainland . During the ice ages, when sea levels were considerably lower and San Francisco Bay was a grassy valley, the combined Sacramento-San Joaquin river flowed through what is now Raccoon Strait before flowing through the canyon at the Golden Gate.

Notable Places in the Area

Island
is an island in San Francisco Bay. Originally the home of a military installation, the island now offers picturesque views of the skyline, the Headlands and Mount Tamalpais. is situated 1 mile southeast of Raccoon Strait. Photo: Smgross, Public domain.

Museum
was an immigration station located in San Francisco Bay which… is situated 1 mile east of Raccoon Strait. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Park
is situated 1 mile southeast of Raccoon Strait. Photo: Smgross, Public domain.

Church
Old St. Hilary's Landmark is a former mission church place of worship and now a historic landmark owned and maintained by the Belvedere-Tiburon Landmarks Society, Tiburon Peninsula, , United States. is situated 1 mile northwest of Raccoon Strait.

Localities in the Area

is a small historic town in 's , located across the bay from . Photo: Frank Schulenburg, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Hamlet
is a former unincorporated community now incorporated in Belvedere and in , . is situated 2 miles northwest of Raccoon Strait.

Hamlet
is an unincorporated community in , . is situated 2½ miles northwest of Raccoon Strait.

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