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Golden Gate Bridge 1937 Tolls, Rules and Regulations
Way Back When: From the Opening Program of the Golden Gate Bridge Fiesta, May 27, 1937
Note that you had to push a bike, not ride it. Skateboards, now prohibited, had not been invented yet and were not to reach Marin until about 1965. Roller Skates (now forbidden) were also not yet taboo.
How much is that 50 cent toll from 1937 worth in today’s dollars, adjusted for inflation? According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, it’s worth $8.38, making our $6.50 toll (with FasTrak( or $7.50 toll feel at least a little bit better.