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Breathtaking Views of San Francisco Skyline and Golden Gate Bridge

Cesar Chavez Park was created by placing landfill over the old city dump. It is next to the... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Pfitzgerald1946
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Berkeley, California
If you love kites, you'll love this place

When my wife and I lived in Berkeley 14+ years ago, we loved to head out to this park on an... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
AnnArborMiBob
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Cesar Chavez Park was created by placing landfill over the old city dump. It is next to the Berkeley Yacht Harbor and looks out over the San Francisco Bay. On a clear day, the view is truly one of the prettiest urban settings in the...More

Thank Pfitzgerald1946
Reviewed 5 July 2018

When my wife and I lived in Berkeley 14+ years ago, we loved to head out to this park on an (apparently artificial) spit of land off the grounds of Berkeley Marina to watch kites flying. Having occasion to stay at one of the hotels...More

Thank AnnArborMiBob
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Great view, well maintained, mostly safe, not usually crowded, near to restaurants. I have been there a couple of times... evening & night view is the best

Thank 18srinathm
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We aren't used to the numbers of people visiting the park, but we all had ample space. The walks are nice, old fill dumped cement chunks have been artfully painted by locals, very interesting and fun! The views are fantastic. Plenty of garbage cans, not...More

Thank CathyScholtens
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The loop is a mile and there are some fine sights to see...maybe you will catch sight of one of the rare ground owls, there are some great views of the bay and the bridges and the city, lovely to be there at sunset. Just...More

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Reviewed 8 December 2017

Excellent peaceful location to walk, picnic, ride a bike, fly a kite or just chill out with the beautiful nature and scenery.

Thank REED583
Reviewed 19 October 2017

I also wrote a review for the Berkeley Marina which is adjacent and in which I included a review of this park. Not to be missed. Really lovely place for a relaxed walk and visit.

Thank RabbiRosalind
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We came here so many times with our golden retriever - there is a large off-leash dog park, where we could throw a frisbee as far as we could without worrying about leaving the off-leash area. All of the dogs we met there were friendly...More

Thank Cjackiw
Reviewed 31 July 2017

The view are spectacular, the City, the Golden Gate Bridge, the Bay Bridge, the Bay - WOWZERS! A perfect park for the awesome kite festival!

Thank SatinBow
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Have a wonderful time watching all the different types. My advice is to arrive early bring a blanket and a picnic and plan on staying half a day. After lunch is crazy busy. If you plan on parking in taking a shuttle to the event...More

Thank David S
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