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Tilden Regional Park

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entrances at Wildcat Canyon Rd & Grizzly Peak Blvd, Berkeley, CA 94701
+1 510-562-7275
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Glorious Berkeley getaway from the City!

Whether you go out to Inspiration Point for the fantastic views to the East including Mt. Diablo... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Filiz510
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Berkeley, California
Great Variety for all Ages

Tilden Park offers summer swimming at Lake Anna. Nearby is a beautiful merry go round. It has a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pfitzgerald1946
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Berkeley, California
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Tilden is one of Berkeley's oldest and most popular parks that offers a variety of family-fun activities like pony rides and carousels.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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entrances at Wildcat Canyon Rd & Grizzly Peak Blvd, Berkeley, CA 94701
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Whether you go out to Inspiration Point for the fantastic views to the East including Mt. Diablo, picnic in one of the many sites scattered through the park, hike some of the hill ridge trails with views from the Sierra to the Farallon Islands on...More

Thank Filiz510
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tilden Park offers summer swimming at Lake Anna. Nearby is a beautiful merry go round. It has a farm and petting zoo for children. Tilden also has a kiddie train, very popular with families of young ones. Roads through the park are filled with cyclists....More

Thank Pfitzgerald1946
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Living in the East Bay the Steam Train and Merry-Go-Round at Tilden Park are both favorites for young grand kids. They love it. Train enthusiasts host the train rides on a miniature steam train. Open and closed cars. The kids like to sit right behind...More

Thank Cathy20152015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lake Anza is a great day at the beach with your kids! Right in the middle of an urban area. There is swimming, hiking or just lazing around. The swimming hole is divided into areas for little ones as well as adults who want to...More

Thank Stacktracy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a huge park up in the hills full of stuff for all of the family, hiking, picnics, even a little train.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a huge and amazing park. It is a wilderness park, but next to fancy houses on the periphery. As an easterner, it seems almost incongruous for there to be a genuine wilderness area in the middle of a string of suburbs--but here it...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My grandkids live in Oakland, California and on a recent visit, my son took us to Tilden Park, located just above the Oakland/Berkeley area. It was a short (but windy) drive up the hills to Tilden Park. The complex is vast and there are many...More

Thank Kent S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Come for the attractions stay for the trees. I'm from Canada so the plants and trees left me gobsmacked. The botanical garden is a compact treat of awesome and remarkable plants. The merry go round was closed when I was there but looked a bit...More

Thank chrislG1692VP
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Recently went to Tilden Park to feed: goats, sheep, cows, chickens and ducks at the Little Farm. Then went to the Carousel for a picnic and ride on the afore mentioned. From there we went to the Steam Engine Ride which was so much fun....More

Thank TheBel
Reviewed 10 August 2017

You can see dears, lot of green, the is also a lake with a small beach. It is a perfect place for picnic

Thank Giulianau
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Ganesh D
26 March 2017|
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Response from mikefromwellington | Reviewed this property |
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roxcl57
13 August 2016|
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Response from cardas1 | Reviewed this property |
No camping in Tilden but Lake Chabot regional is about 30 minutes away and has some campsites
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Nelle N
16 September 2015|
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Response from tichita_23 | Reviewed this property |
there is guard for swimming in Lake. , but I believe after 5 PM you swim at your own risk
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