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“Seriously sad”

Ranked #24 of 126 things to do in Oakland
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Owner description: Jack London's Yukon home during the winter of 1897-98.
Berkeley
Level 6 Contributor
144 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
“Seriously sad”
Reviewed October 15, 2012

It's interesting I guess but it sits on this concrete area with a big iron mess door. It looks like it would fall down any minute. There is a very good wolf casting and a nice fountain right there.
Looks like another of the Port's good ideas gone nowhere.

Visited October 2012
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Oakland, California
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“If you love Jack London”
Reviewed July 14, 2012

My daughter had finished reading Call of the Wild. Seeing the cabin and the statue in front just cemented her admiration for the adventurer. It's in pretty good condition and the harbor is right there. Good place to grab a coffee/lunch and stare out at the bay.

Visited September 2011
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Concord, California
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Kid”
Reviewed May 21, 2012

The cards on the celing. The dirt floor. Just know how drunk he got there time after time and still wrot lasting stories.

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