Buena Vista Park, San Francisco

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#30 of 73 in Parks in San Francisco
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  • Park has lots of paths leading up to the high points. You get lovely views across to the Bay area and Mount Sutro and the tower. Head off into Haight Ashbury for a coffee after  more »
  • Niice city views around the hill, and a good climb up to the top. After reaching the top it is nice to enjoy the different angles of the city views by walking down the hill. You do need to have some f...  more »
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  • Gorgeous very steeply graded park which once had fantastical gnarled trees and roots out of some other worldly movie. Some years ago these were messed with because of the "illicit" (read: lewd) activities going on in the park. But now former state almost completely renewed. Treat yourself to a "back to the past" psychedelic mind type experience...just by going! (Such substances not required for this.)
  • This is a beautiful park with lots of stairs and inclined paths but with exceptional views, as its name suggests. It also has plentiful blackberry bushes - I have no idea whether any pesticides etc are used, so I am not recommending eating any ripe blackberries that happen to fall into your hand, especially without washing them. However, at the start of July, the berries were not quite ripe but still tasted 1,000% better than store bought ones. Or so I heard. :-)
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