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Lake Merritt

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Michele
Michele
August 8, 2019
About 1 Sunday a month, there is also Salsa by the Lake - a community event where folks come dance
Michael
Michael
January 4, 2020
Lake Merritt in Oakland, California is one of the most unique urban spaces in the United States. Its three mile heart-shaped shoreline in the center of an exceptionally diverse city is the place for man and nature to migrate and mingle daily. This tidal lagoon is also home to the oldest designated…
Laura
Laura
October 28, 2019
Walking around the lake with a stop at Lake Chalet is a weekend tradition. A true slice of Oakland life as you make your way. That’s not a skunk you are smelling. Don’t miss the weekend drums.
Rob And Lilia
Rob And Lilia
July 26, 2019
15 minute drive on the route to San Francisco.
Diane
Diane
December 25, 2019
Lake Merritt is one of the most unique urban spaces in the United States. Its three mile heart-shaped shoreline in the center of an exceptionally diverse city is the place for man and nature to migrate and mingle daily. This tidal lagoon is also home to the oldest designated wildlife refuge (1870)…
Vanessa
Vanessa
August 30, 2019
Nice for walks or a jog and casual picnics to watch the sunset.
Chris
Chris
September 1, 2019
Amazing lake view to hang out with friends or family and day drink
Ariel
Ariel
November 13, 2019
Great place for a nice stroll or family fun! Offers boat rentals on the lake! Perfect place to have a picnic and enjoy a nice day!
Rebecca
Rebecca
November 28, 2019
Walk to the lake it’s lovely!

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Oakland, CA