Tilden Park

Tilden Park

Address:Wildcat Canyon Road
Berkeley, CA 94703

Phone:510-562-7275
Web: www.ebparks.org
Size: 2,077 acres.
Location:East Bay area of Berkeley, with entrances off Wildcat Canyon Road and Grizzly Peak Boulevard.
Facilities:Picnic areas, swimming beach with lifeguards, equestrian camping facilities, 18-hole golf course with driving range and pro shop, 10-acre botanical garden, educational farm, hiking and biking trails.
Activities:Camping, swimming, fishing, horseback riding and equestrian camping, golfing, hiking, bicycling.
Special Features:The park includes an antique carousel, a scaled-down steam train that offers rides along one of the park's scenic ridges, and the Brazil Building, which contains the interior from the Brazilian exhibit at the 1939 World's Fair.

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The Foundation for Rural Service will hold its Golf Outing at Tilden Park Golf Course in Berkeley on Sunday, the same day TECO/RTAF explores "Treasured Chinatown.
Tilden Park Capital Management has leased the 16,140 S/F penthouse in a long-term lease arranged by CBRE and Newmark Grubb Knight Frank.
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In his later years, Dave Brower took frequent walks from his Berkeley Hills home into nearby Tilden Park to get exercise and collect golf balls that had been hooked or sliced over or through the fence.
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Fortress is over and over again a portrait of that cosmopolitan university town, where Telegraph Avenue, Tilden Park, Inspiration Point and Jewel Lake become, as Hillman writes about them, archetypal topologies.
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