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Big Park

This is a huge park along the Bay, great to see this are preserved for all to enjoy. Good for... read more

Reviewed February 23, 2018
Thomas V
Oakland, California
Waterfront, urban park

There are a number of nice hikes here. My preferred one is along Cesar Chavez Park where you can... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2016
Berkeley, California
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Feb 23, 2018
“Big Park”
Aug 31, 2016
“Waterfront, urban park”
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At the corner of Marina Boulevard and University Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94710
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Reviewed February 23, 2018

This is a huge park along the Bay, great to see this are preserved for all to enjoy. Good for hiking, biking, birding.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed August 31, 2016

There are a number of nice hikes here. My preferred one is along Cesar Chavez Park where you can see the kites.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank WanderersWife
Reviewed July 26, 2016

This shoreline park was willed into existence by the work of dedicated volunteers, aided by their public officials and finally adopted by the Department of State parks and the East Bay Regional Park District. You can stroll, skate, bike, wind surf, parasail, or just drive...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Robert C
Reviewed June 18, 2016

another hidden treasure in berkeley and a chance to explore a seashore environment that is not overrun with lots of people. a great place to take a walk and contemplate and discover. highly recommended. great for kids, dogs on leash only.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank janetperlman
Reviewed February 8, 2016

This nice little park is accessible from either Emeryville or the Berkeley Marina. Turn left after the overpass of Hwy. 80 and park along the road. Beautiful views of the GG Bridge, San Francisco, and the San Francisco Bay. It's spectcular on a sunny day...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank desertsage55
Reviewed January 29, 2015

This is a different type of state park; its more a shore line park that extends 8.5 miles from Richmond to Oakland. It is favorite to visit for the views. Hikers, walkers, bikers, and others like to come here. For the Berkeley stretch there is...More

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank mini
Reviewed January 21, 2013

Staying at the Hilton Garden Inn for business, I hoped to find a nice place for a 45 minute walk. This little park completely exceeded my expectations! The footpath is in good shape (recently paved) and the bay views are spectacular. Very important to me...More

Date of experience: January 2013
2  Thank COLadyRoadWarrior
Reviewed September 4, 2012

My wife and I ride our bikes on the shoreline trail all the time. (tripadvisor asked for the month of visit, but we've been coming here regularly for years and the park gets better and better). We also walk around Cesar Chavez Park often. Go...More

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank oldmanofthemountains
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