NorCal’s Best ‘Hippie Towns’

Looking for some peace, love, and harmony? Or maybe a place to indulge in a little Prop. 64? Well, slip on those Birkenstocks and fire up the VW because SF Gate has a far out slideshow of Northern California’s best ‘hippie towns.’

You can see a list of all the towns here and why they were chosen. They were arranged by county. This is a partial list:

Bolinas – Marin County

Canyon – Contra Costa/Alameda County

Berkeley – Alameda County

Port Costa – Contra Costa County

Davis – Yolo County

Sebastopol – Sonoma County

Middletown (Harbin Hot Springs) – Lake County

Ukiah – Mendocino County

Garberville – Humboldt County

Mount Shasta – Siskiyou County

San Francisco

Santa Cruz – Santa Cruz County

Big Sur – Monterey County

Rankings and data compiled by SF Gate.