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Tilden Regional Park

#1 of 81 things to do in Berkeley Features Animals
entrances at Wildcat Canyon Rd & Grizzly Peak Blvd, Berkeley, CA 94701
+1 510-562-7275
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The best backyard in the universe

Take a time out and hike around Tilden Park. Last week returned to Seaview trail. The winter rain... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
mook51
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bangkok
Beautiful quiet expanses of wild terrain

Amazing experience so close to Berkeley. Paths were well marked, views of the bay and Golden Gate... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
cant83
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Boston, Massachusetts
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entrances at Wildcat Canyon Rd & Grizzly Peak Blvd, Berkeley, CA 94701
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Take a time out and hike around Tilden Park. Last week returned to Seaview trail. The winter rain has painted a beautiful landscape.

Thank mook51
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing experience so close to Berkeley. Paths were well marked, views of the bay and Golden Gate Bridge were fantastic .

Thank cant83
Reviewed 6 days ago

Tilden Park has so much that is is hard to know where to begin. For kids, there is the steam train, the merry-go-round, swimming at lake Anza, feeding the animals at the very nice Little Farm (celery and lettuce only), and the Nature Education Center...More

1  Thank Charles S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The carousel at Tilden Park is an excellent place to tak children for a lovely outing, and can easily be combined with a picnic and hike, and ride on the steam trains for a full day. There are SO many things to do at Tilden!...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Tilden Park Golf Course is really beautiful and challenging. The paved Nimitz trail starting at inspiration point is wonderful all year long. It offers miles and miles of gently rolling and paved walking or biking. We see all types out there: families, dog walkers,...More

Thank Gilbert F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit however wish it had been a little warmer so we could have stayed longer. Loved the carousel but you really need a car to get from the farm to carousel with small children.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tilden is part of the East Bay Regional Park system and borders the eastern side of Berkeley at the top of the Berkeley Hills. It is a great place to hike (but seriously don't go jogging by yourself around dusk - every few years someone...More

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the afternoon in Tilden. Such a special place! Amazing scenery and views of SF, great trails, feels like an untouched paradise only moments away from Berkeley. Go there - you won't be disappointed.

Thank hanleyjay
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped here to do a hike and the park is really nice. There are some great views of the bay along with the Bay Bridge and Golden Gate Bridge. The trails are well marked. There were a lot of wild flowers blooming also. We...More

Thank PLan977
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We were in Berkeley for lunch. Needed to find a park for 3 kids to running around. Tilden park came up during a quick web search. So we went without any expectations. The carousel ride was fun with only three of them on it. Then...More

1  Thank Lu Z
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Ganesh D
is car parking free here?
26 March 2017|
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Response from mikefromwellington | Reviewed this property |
Yes
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roxcl57
Is there camping nearby
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
What is the fall schedule for swimming in Lake Anza?
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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