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Fort Funston

Off Skyline Blvd., San Francisco, CA
+1 415-239-2366
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Fantastic Dog Park on San Francisco Coast

If you are in the Bay Area and have dogs, this is an incredible area to bring your dogs. You can... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
locn792
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Pacifica, CA, United States
Great on many levels

Nice place to relax and observe the ocean. Birds are in the area and watching them soaring is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TAMAN1951
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Scenic section of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area is a favorite for hikers, bikers and beach-goers.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“off leash” (14 reviews)
“hang gliders” (30 reviews)
“dog walkers” (9 reviews)
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Off Skyline Blvd., San Francisco, CA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in the Bay Area and have dogs, this is an incredible area to bring your dogs. You can let your dogs off-leash, and this place is huge. If you go, I suggest you park in the parking lot to the right. The...More

Thank locn792
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to relax and observe the ocean. Birds are in the area and watching them soaring is amazing. If your lucky the hang glider guys will be flying and that is magical. Great way to spend s few relaxing hours.

Thank TAMAN1951
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This beach is great to enjoy a beautiful Californian sunset. It is very windy and a jacket is definitely required for a longer stay!

Thank munirb905
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Anywhere I can take my dog on an adventure is REAL high on my list, but this place is my all time favorite. I visit here at least 6 or more times a year and just went today after a long absence. My pup LOVES...More

Thank Buhrdy
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

My dog and I have been to many dogs parks throughout California and this is one of the best. It is big with both beach access & walking on the bluffs. Beach access is down a sand stair case or through small steep paths so...More

1  Thank Linehand11
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We strolled on the bluffs and felt the salty air on faces. the wind was light but air smelled like sea and sunshine. Our day at the fort was mellow and fun.

Thank HeatherColoradogirl
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Amazing park and beaches for dogs and dog lovers in SF. Beautiful cliffs, skydivers, and occasionally (in the right season) you might even spot a whale in the distance (yes, it's true, I've seen them..bring your binoculars in spring & autumn during migration season, just...More

Thank NomadSF
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I was amazed at this place and how many dog lovers were out and about exploring this beautiful area. Lots of options for walking with beautiful views of the ocean. Not too far from Ocean Beach which was also very dog friendly and had lots...More

Thank kelly b
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

It's always a good day to visit Fort Funston, for beach activities, dog and people watching, whale watching, hang gliding, watching the crows ride the thermals, picnicking, sand dollars galore, sunsets, etc. Please leave places a bit nicer than you found them!! Cheers!

Thank dinkmcqs
Reviewed 19 February 2017

If you are looking for historical remains of Fort Funston, you will be disappointed as not much remains. This is more of a park for the locals to enjoy and take their dogs (since dogs don't have to be on leash at this park). But...More

Thank vacationmanic
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