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Blogs & Sites
Location: Great Highway, Fulton Street, Lincoln Way, Stanyan Street, San Francisco, CA
Location: Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Mothers Meadow, San Francisco, CA
Location: 760 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA
In an area that was once barren of anything green this 8 1/2 acre combination arts and parks center has become one of the truly great places in town to take the kids. For starters, there's the ...
Location: Chestnut and Laguna Streets, San Francisco, CA
Definitely one of our favorite small parks, this flat four-block park contains four baseball diamonds, two groups of tennis courts, two basketball court areas, a gymnasium,...
Location: Harding Road off Skyline Blvd., San Francisco, CA
Lake Merced is encircled by a paved 4 1/2-mile path popular with bikers, inline skaters, joggers, and walkers. The path can get crowded. But an even bigger problem for parents of wobbly-legged ...
Location: c/o SF Public Library, 100 Larkin St., San Francisco, CA
Location: 650 Beach Street, San Francisco, CA
Here's a tour with all the right bells and whistles. See what the city looks like from the seats of this shiny, red classic 1955 Mack Fire Engine. Before you jump on board for a 75 minute tour ...
Location: 801 Panoramic Highway, Mill Valley, CA
Location: 9777 Golf Links Rd, Oakland, CA
The Oakland Zoo, located inside Knowland park, is fairly small in size, which can be an advantage when you're with very young children. Home to more than 300 animals and a Children's Petting...
Location: 18th Avenue, San Francisco, CA
This small, sheltered playground has a sand play area abutting green space, a little picnic area, and concrete game courts. Best of all is the neighborhood-y feel - lots of families congregate here on...
Location: 2699 19th Avenue, San Francisco, CA
This grassy, flat park makes for a nice stopover should you find yourself fuming in 19th Avenue traffic - a not uncommon occurrence. The park features a cute sand play area, tennis court, basketball c...
Location: Hayes & Buchanan, San Francisco, CA
This playground includes basketball courts, tennis courts, a recreation center, and a sand play area with climbing structures. Not scenic, but functional.