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Best parks in Oakland

Dog Run
“Trails for hiking, biking, tennis courts, dog park, views and don't miss the bay front parks or sailing from Berk Marina”
6 locals recommend
Park
“Nice park to read a book, play frisbee, etc. Sometimes homeless people can be harassing, but this is hard to avoid at a park in Berkeley. ”
8 locals recommend
Park
“Sunday Farmer's Market. Starts early and goes until 2pm. Tons of great food trucks, fresh veggies and fruits, and vendors selling local goods. Then stroll up grand to check out more shops. ”
12 locals recommend
Pool
“The Piedmont Park is a beautiful venue to read, sit or relax and includes a tot lot for kids to play.”
4 locals recommend
Park
“5 min walk to a nice park with a creek. Great for reading a book, chatting with friends, or enjoying the sun”
8 locals recommend
Historic Site
“The Cleveland Cascades are a great place to get in a full-body work out. Athletes use this spot to train outdoors. The top of the stairs offer a spectacular view of Lake Merritt. ”
4 locals recommend
Playground
“Great park/playground for kiddos, in a quarry, in a very upscale neighborhood.”
7 locals recommend
Playground
“Lovely little park really close by with a play area for kids. A good place for a picnic. ”
3 locals recommend
Garden
“For those of you interested in gardening this is the garden started by Alice Waters that is incorporated into the local middle school curriculum. Best to go on weekend or after school hours.”
7 locals recommend
Park
“Right up the street, grab a blanket and enjoy a picnic in this local park. ”
9 locals recommend
Playground
“Great little local park with a community garden, sustainable features, and some welcome green space. ”
8 locals recommend
Park
“A lovely neighborhood park with a community vegetable garden. If you need fresh herbs, take a stroll down here and pick some yourself!”
8 locals recommend
Park
“Just a short walk away and great playground for little ones. Recently remodeled. ”
7 locals recommend
Harbor / Marina
“The trails are paved and go all the way to the bird sanctuary at Hayward Regional Shoreline. There is also a one mile loop with a par course and views of San Francisco across the water. If you make a reservation you can picnic and BBQ here.”
5 locals recommend
Campground
“Fantastic views and great hiking on the East Ridge and West Ridge trails. Great mountain biking as well. ”
6 locals recommend
Park
“Leafy waterfront park offering boating, trails & a playground, as well as a habitat for birds.”
7 locals recommend