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Tilden Regional Park

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Little Farm

Little farm is the best! Bring celery and lettuce to feed the goats. A great way to make you smile... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sarah K
Berkeley, California
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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 29 October 2018
Melissa C
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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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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Little farm is the best! Bring celery and lettuce to feed the goats. A great way to make you smile, no matter what your age. Went with my 22 year old daughter to walk down memory lane of her childhood visits - we loved it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

There are mountain lions here. If you are one in a million, you might see one. Nice hikes and water elements. Not as beautiful as the Peninsula hikes but it’s the best that is available in the east bay. We prefer other areas just a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

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!

Date of experience: September 2018
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.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KenCookie
Reviewed 1 October 2018

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

Date of experience: August 2018
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

Date of experience: August 2018
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

Date of experience: September 2018
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

Date of experience: January 2018
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.

Date of experience: June 2018
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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank richard g
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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