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Lake Anza

Tilden Regional Park, Berkeley, CA 94708
+1 510-562-7275
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Awesome place for a hot summer day

Nice sandy beach. Cool water and nice berkeley families. Feels like old school lake vacation, but... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Berkeley CA
A Peaceful and beautiful lake

If you are in Berkeley area, you have to see Lake Anza. This pearl is in the button of Tilden... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Redondo Beach, California
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Tilden Regional Park, Berkeley, CA 94708
+1 510-562-7275
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Nice sandy beach. Cool water and nice berkeley families. Feels like old school lake vacation, but pay attention if there are algae blooms. Best in the host fall months (Sep to Nov)

Thank Berkeley_MS
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

If you are in Berkeley area, you have to see Lake Anza. This pearl is in the button of Tilden Regional Park in Berkeley. When you final see her, you just feel peaceful.

Thank Summer620
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We went with a 8 year old and a 4 year old. They both love the water and naturally loves this little area. One pays a small fee for life guards and showers. The concession stand is quite pricy for the selection of food served....More

1  Thank hodala802
Reviewed 19 June 2017

at the end of Berkley, where you do not guess there are still some houses overlooking the east bay. Panoramic views and amazing contact with nature. gathering point of different family races. little bet crowded on week end

Thank tichita_23
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We stopped by just to check the place out. But I wish we had our swim wear so we could take a dip in the inviting water. We visited on a Thursday so it was not crowded at all. But not sure how it'll be...More

Thank TJ_Pune
Reviewed 14 March 2017

One can spend hours strolling around the lake, looking at the stunning nature or sitting and meditating on the beauty.

Thank LAVict0ria
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

On a sunny day this is a great spot to bring family and friends. There is a charge for children and adults. I feel that's good because it would get more crowded if there wasn't a fee. It's a great area for kids to swim...More

Thank Sky G
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I've visited Lake Anza countless times over the years. It is serene and calm, with a huge field for picnicking and playing frisbee, and with a lifeguarded beach area, and many picnic tables. You can walk around the entire lake in about half an hour...More

Thank M L
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This small lake has been part of Tilden Regional Park for at least seventy years. There is a beach where you can spread out your beach blanket and sunbathe and swim. Right now (October) there is an algae bloom, so the lake is closed for...More

Thank N_skier
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Lake Anza is a gem. It is not overused so you can enjoy the experience without feeling crunched. The water is fine, the location and setting is beautiful (set inside Tilden Park) and it is open to the public. Berkeley is not a place for...More

Thank Robert C
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