César Chávez Park

Park, Dog Run
11 Spinnaker Way (at Marina Blvd)
Berkeley, CA 94710
(510) 981-6731


  • On clear days you can see downtown SF, Alcatraz, the bay bridge, the Golden Gate bridge, Sausalito & Berkeley hills. During certain seasons the west side of the park is home to white spotted owls!
  • Best views of SF Bay facing west and the Golden Gate. Climb the little hill on the western edge and enjoy the view from one of the benches.
  • Dog park with a beautiful view of the bay. Usually chilly out here so bring a sweater when you walk your dog.
  • Perfect dog park with great views of SF.
  • Perfecct dog park with great views of SF.
  • Very windy, hence why it's such a hot spot for kite flying. Bring a jacket!
  • A great spot for kites, launching model rockets, and for kids honing their on and off road bike riding skills.
  • Great spot for both kites and drones!
  • Good place to fly your drone
  • Beautiful, hilly spot by the coast. Very windy. Great place to walk the dog or fly a kite.
  • The bay view and barbeques
  • Off leash area is unfenced acreage at center of park, not right upon entrance.
  • Look out for cool kites! This is a great place for people watching, and has amazing views of SF and the Golden Gate Bridge.
  • Off leash is well marked (could use a couple more signs). Awesome bay views. Great for kites and Sat/Sun planes/helis/hacks fly near the dog bowl.
  • bring a jacket if the sun isn't out. it can get very cold with all the wind.
  • windy walking along the bay and great views.
  • Probably the best spot in the Western Hemisphere to fly a kite.
  • Beautiful green grass
  • Try to find the secret hamster graveyard.
  • Berkeley Kite Festival every last weekend of July

Nearby places

201 University Ave (at Marina Blvd)
920 Heinz Ave (at 9th St)
598 University Ave