Webcams on San Francisco Bay

There are many great webcams with views of San Francisco Bay. Click one of the green webcam markers on the map below, or scroll down to see the complete list of San Francisco Bay webcams.

Alcatraz Birdcam

See the birds nesting on Alcatraz; camera is low-quality but updates frequently.

Ayala Cove Webcam

See how crowded the docks and picnic area are before you head over to a guest slip or mooring at Angel Island's Ayala Cove. The webcam looks out a second-floor window in the building that houses the visitor's center.

Brisbane Marina Webcam

At Brisbane marina, just south of San Francisco, looking east.

CBS 5 Webcams

Traffic-oriented webcams, but there are some views of the bay and the bridges.

Controllable Streaming Cam from Sausalito

This streaming, controllable cam provides live video views of Alcatraz, San Francisco, and Angel Island.

Crissy Field Webcam (East Beach)

Controllable camera at Crissy Field, facing the Golden Gate Bridge and Sausalito.

Crown Beach, Alameda

Looking west across the bay from Alameda to the southern part of San Francisco.

Golden Gate Bridge from Alcatraz

The most direct view of the Golden Gate you can get from land, with a fast-updating but low-quality camera.

Golden Gate Bridge from East Bay

Great view across the bay from the Berkeley shore, looking straight out at the Golden Gate.

Golden Gate Bridge from Exploratorium

Webcam view of the Golden Gate Bridge from the room of the Palace of Fine Arts.

Hi-Def San Francisco

A great webcam image looking toward San Francisco from the hills above Sausalito, with actual ship names marked (via AIS).

Hyde Street Pier Webcam

Views of the San Francisco Maritime Park, with Alcatraz and Angel Island in the background.

OCSC Web Cam

View from the Berkeley Marina to the Golden Gate.

Pier 39 Cam

Controllable, streaming video webcam at Pier 39. See the sea lions or the marina.

Sam's Cam

Webcam from Sam's restaurant in Tiburon. Check out the dining on the deck!

Sausalito Webcam

You can re-aim this camera via the web to look at various places in Richardson Bay. From the Portofino apartments.

Sausalito Yacht Club Webcam

A great view across the bay to San Francisco from the Sausalito Yacht Club, adjacent to the ferry dock. Live updates — watch the ferries come and go too!

WebMarin Web Cam

Beautiful, high-resolution view from Sausalito hills across the bay to San Francisco. Worth a look even at night!