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Tilden Regional Park

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A nice afternoon hike.

An easy, scenic hike with beautiful views at the top. We did this with our son and daughter-in-law... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Melissa C
Amazing Wedding Venue

We attended a wedding in the Brazilian Room in Tilden Park. Admittedly, you drive up a lot of... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Asheville, North Carolina
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Tilden is one of Berkeley's oldest and most popular parks that offers a variety of family-fun activities like pony rides and carousels.
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entrances at Wildcat Canyon Rd & Grizzly Peak Blvd, Berkeley, CA 94701
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An easy, scenic hike with beautiful views at the top. We did this with our son and daughter-in-law who are in their early 30's and we're in our sixties - worked out well!

Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 9 October 2018

We attended a wedding in the Brazilian Room in Tilden Park. Admittedly, you drive up a lot of crazy, winding roads to get there--but once we arrived, it was absolutely gorgeous--and perfect for a totally memorable event. The grounds are fabulous--wonderful plantings, spectacular views.

Thank KenCookie
Reviewed 1 October 2018

A lovely park and vantage point to see Berkeley, Oakland and San Francisco. Beautiful eucalyptus trees.

Thank 9TNine
Reviewed 28 September 2018

it was my first experience working for a wedding .I am scared of high altitude and it was a scary moment for me.GPS was not working so please make sure to check before going to any particular location in that part.Luckily forest rangers and employees...More

Thank acharyaruby
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Start at Inspiration Point, and pick up a trail map from the trailhead just off the parking lot that leads to Nimitz Way. The map details about 10 different hikes that you can get to (or branch off from), starting from that trailhead! Magnificent Eucalyptus...More

Thank nayominayomi
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Great for a dog lots of grass in the spring after rain good place for a walk/hike and nice veiws BEWARE OF MOUNTAIN LIONS (occasionally they will come down looking for food after there is no game P. S. Most likely won't happen in the...More

Thank Safari798192
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful views and well maintained trails make Tilden Park's many trails worth the trip.Intermediate hikers should have no problems on any of the trails.

Thank Carmen R
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Not much water. Gold and rather than green most of the time but great views of the bay, San Francisco and the bridges

Thank richard g
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Always enjoyable returning again and again to Tilden Park. So many wonderful trails. Great place to have a summer BBQ.

Thank gerbault
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Finishing off a business trip to Berkeley, friends at LBNL suggested a drive to the Tilden Park to me. The beautiful hilly terrain with the mild eucalyptus scent in the air and the stunning views was definitely worth the detour before I headed to the...More

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11 June 2018|
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Response from christopherpee | Reviewed this property |
Wildcat Peak. Can hike/walk there via Inspiration Point or start below at Little Farm. Use AllTrails to navigate.
Ganesh D
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Response from cardas1 | Reviewed this property |
No camping in Tilden but Lake Chabot regional is about 30 minutes away and has some campsites