Mission Dolores Park
784 locals recommend ·
Why locals recommend it
When the weather is nice, you can barely see the grass due to the throngs of people lounging around. Luckily, the park was recently renovated and is big enough that you're bound to find a spot you like. The southwest corner is good for a panoramic view of the city skyline (and usually far enough away from the folks enjoying their herbal refreshments on the northern slope). There's also a nice kid's playground, although it's geared more towards older kids.
Tips from locals
Grab a picnic or just ice cream from Bi Rite and enjoy the day in sunny SF!
San Francisco - Weekend hangout spot especially vibrant on nice weekend days. Here you will see SF culture at its fullest. Plan to hang out for a bit. Bring a snack or beverage.
Dolores Park has a fancy and extensive new playground, and is a popular spot for people of all ages to picnic and people watch. Dolores St between 18th and 20th.
If you’re interested in California history, or just want to lounge somewhere on a nice day. The park is big, and not too far away. The actual Basilica for which the park was named, was built in 1776 and still exists.
Great park to hang out with friends and family while doing a bit of day drinking!
A gathering spot for great views of downtown San Francisco and a spectator experience of lively and local citizenry.
A beautiful park with nice views of the city. Very social and great people watching.
Take in the sites of San Francisco and enjoy the sunshine with a picnic at famous Dolores Park.
Dolores Park is one of the more beautiful parks in San Francisco, with a gorgeous view of the SF skyline. In addition to plenty of hanging out space, there is a kid’s play area, basketball, and tennis courts.
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