A large park in the Berkeley hills featuring a 40 foot concrete slide. There is also a creek, full basketball court, baseball fields, picnic areas with barbecues, and a tunnel leading to the Berkeley Rose Garden.
A 500 acre park in the Oakland hills containing many forested areas, trails, and areas for picnicking and other activities.
A 34-acre living museum featuring one of the most diverse plant collections in the U.S., arranged by region. Also includes a bookstore and a small commercial nursery, profits from which go toward the gardens' operating costs.
A 6,117 acre regional park in Contra Costa County. Perfect for camping and picnicking.
A large park in the Berkeley hills featuring many attractions including large nature areas, Lake Anza, a merry-go-round, a steam train, Little Farm, botanic garden and more.
A historic park in East Oakland and the site of the Peralta house.
A large park in Hayward featuring a merry-go-round and miniature train, among other attractions.
A wilderness camp open June-September.
A public park in the Berkeley hills featuring play areas, picnic areas, hiking trail and amphitheater.
A large lake in the center of Oakland surrounded by trails and parks. Some kinds of boating are allowed.
Site of the annual Alameda County Fair in Pleasanton, also features various facilities available for rent.
A waterfront park in Albany that is a great place to walk dogs.
A small park good for walking dogs at the corner of Gough St. and Green St. in San Francisco.
A 6.9 acre park in Livermore featuring 2 soccer fields, 2 baseball fields, picnic tables, barbecue pits, and hiking trails.