Sweeping views of the Marin Headlands and the Golden Gate Bridge offer dramatic backdrops for beachgoers who hang ten.. In Short With its rip-you-to-shreds rip curls, this is a beach best suited for land sharks. When the weather is nice, this beach gets packed with sand lovers, kite flyers and nudists. When it's windy, gray and cold, it's still a popular spot to take in the sunset and amazing views of Golden Gate Bridge. The beach even offers grills and picnic tables in a cypress tree grove.