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Lake Merced, San Francisco

4.4
#9 of 13 in Nature in San Francisco
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  • Enjoyed watching the LPGA tournament at Lake Merced. So much more informal than the PGA tour. You can really get up close to watch your favorite players. Stayed in Breakaway Beach right on the water a...  more »
  • Has a rolling 4.5 mile asphalt path around centered lovely lake. Great place to run. Also a golf course located within the confines. The lake serves as a great stop over on water fowl flyways.  more »
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  • Great place to jog/run/walk. Surfaces are flat and semi busy. Parking is easy to find. Most are trails. On one side by the zoo is a boathouse with picnic areas. Relaxing and peaceful.
  • Fog. Overcast. That's this region temperature. Have a friend walk with you, time goes by faster. I love the trail going through the golf course except my nightmare is getting hit by golf ball. You can eat inside their golf cafe. That is probably why i like going thtough the golf course.
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