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Lindsay Wildlife Museum
#2 of 14 things to do in Walnut Creek
This is an unusual and very good attraction focused on local California species (especially birds, but also reptiles, amphibians, and mammals), beautifully set up for children but with much of interest to adults,...
Awesome back to nature experience and good family adventure- Best part were the owls up close and out of cages - WOW!!!
Gardens at Heather Farms
#4 of 14 things to do in Walnut Creek
Heather Farms is an idyllic green space located in Walnut Creek - it perfect for families as there are many playgrounds and facilities for everyone.
You can hike, bird watch, stroll in the beautiful garden, kids can play in the huge and nice playground....
Civic Park
#5 of 14 things to do in Walnut Creek
Great community park with a fantastic layout for picnics and watching kids of various ages.
It's always fun to watch the young families in the park, and for a small park it has a lot of variety.
Redwood Regional Park Oakland 8.3 mi away
#1 of 82 things to do in Oakland
It's a beautiful area for families to picnic, hikers to hike the many trails, cyclists and horseback riding.
(The last time I went, there was a whole field trip with 10 yr old kids, and it was easy to just walk in a different direction and have a very peaceful stroll with a good friend.)
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Lafayette Reservoir Lafayette 4.4 mi away
#1 of 4 things to do in Lafayette
... Trail (paved, 2.7 miles) and the Rim Trail (unpaved, 4.7 miles) a place to picnic and hang out with family and friends; a place to rent canoes or paddleboats or kayaks for a water and sky filled perspective.
On a beautiful day in Autumn, our family visited the Lafayette Reservoir and spent a little time at the children's playground area, which I definitely recommend.
John Muir National Historic Site Martinez 7.3 mi away
#1 of 18 things to do in Martinez
Volunteers have done an amazing job restoring and upkeeping John Muir's family ranch.
Your children, when mature enough to understand the significance of Yosemite National Park and the Sierra Club and land conservation must see the Muir Home.
Mount Diablo State Park Clayton 7.0 mi away
#1 of 2 things to do in Clayton
There is an area called Rock City which is great climbing for kids 4 years +, you could easily spend a few hours climbing there and also picnic.
Great views, interesting history, family friendly.
Iron Horse Trail Dublin 6.1 mi away
#1 of 12 things to do in Dublin
Safe, clean, smooth roads, overhanging trees, and lots of bike riders, walkers, strollers, and families.
A fun family trail!
Todos Santos Plaza Concord 5.5 mi away
#1 of 14 things to do in Concord
A beautiful and safe family park,play structures for the little ones,quiet,peaceful areas to sit quietly,read,chat with friends,great farmers market,music and restaurants.
They have farmers market every week, some small concerts, and there's lots of lawn for kids to play around.
Contra Costa Canal Trail Concord 6.1 mi away
#2 of 14 things to do in Concord
There are lots of duck families in the canal and beautiful backyard gardens that are alongside the trail.
Doesn't matter if you are with/out kids, dog, solo this is a great place to walk/run/jog/cycle.
Newhall Community Park Concord 5.8 mi away
#4 of 14 things to do in Concord
There are playing fields where local baseball and soccer clubs and teams practice, a fabulous dog park that is well taken care of, picnic areas, bocci ball courts and a nice-sized, fenced playground for kids from...
It has a lake, children´s play ground, bocce, sports area, bathrooms, and a track for people to walk, job, or run.
See's Candies Pleasant Hill 4.3 mi away
#1 of 6 things to do in Pleasant Hill
They are always fresh and perfectly yummy, our out of friends and family proclaim when we have Sees send them a box for their birthdays and Christmas!