> I'm considering the San Francisco Marathon on July 13 as my first
> marathon. Any information from someone who has run this marathon would be
> greatly appreciated.
> I've selected it primarily because of the date, but am worried it might
> have killer hills.
Yes, there are two steep hills, and not in the first 1/2 like you would
Several other CA marathons are listed that you can also consider.
San Francisco Bay Area Triathlon Training Sites