Best Public Parks in Oakland

Expert recommended Top 3 Public Parks in Oakland, California. All of our public parks face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!


6502 Broadway Terrace, Oakland, CA 94618 Directions

Since 1936

Statues, Monuments, Sports Areas, Bike Riding, Fountains, Event Conducting, Restrooms, Waterfalls, Dog Parking, Slides, Gardens, Stone Benches, Museum, Swings, Ponds, Jogging, Aquatic Centre, Walking Trails, Picnic Areas, Hiking, Shelters & Volleyball Courts

'Temescal Regional Recreation Area' is a convenient urban oasis, famous for fishing, sunbathing, swimming, and picnicking. The park is opened to the public, and it is one of the District's first three parks. The park has a historic indoor/outdoor Beach House facility that is popular for weddings, parties, corporate events. There are picnic regions at both ends of the lake, several of them reservable for groups, and eight acres of grassland. Temescal Regional Recreation Area provides swimming is permitted only in the designated swim area. The park has a beach house accommodates 80 seated or 130 standing guests and Features a small food preparation room, two rooms connected into an l shape, a bridal room, and a patio surrounded by gardens. Wheelchair access is available for a beach house and fishing dock. The ample parking is available.

Price: Entrance Fee Under (1-15) $2 & (16-61) $3


Mon - Sun 7:30 am - 6:30 pm

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3860 Hanly Road, Oakland, CA 94602 Directions

Playing Equipment, Playgrounds, Shelters, Jogging Trails, Tables, Slides, Gardens, Event Conducting, Open Space, Dog Parking, Statues, Trees, Sports Areas, Monuments, Volleyball Courts, Bike Riding, Hiking, Waterfalls, Fountains & Walking Trails

Dimond Park has over the 12-acre park with Oak and Redwood trees and provides nature lovers and sports enthusiasts a range of activities. The park has lions swimming pool, causal creek hiking trails, two youth playgrounds, diamond native demonstration garden. The Programs include t-ball, basketball, arts and crafts, soccer, cooking, self-defense, and Hip Hop dance. Dimond Park also provides tennis courts, picnic areas, play structures, and lions pool. Summer camp is available.


Mon - Sun 7:30 am - 6:00 pm

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10570 Skyline Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94611 Directions

Since 1952

Picnic Tables, Monuments, Sports Conducting, Playgrounds, Slides, Green and Open Space, Kids Play, Stone Benches, Football Courts, Gardens, Trees, Shelters, Waterfalls, Dog Parking, Amphitheater, Aquarium Centre, Walking Trails, Picnic, Bike Riding, Statues & Fountains

'Roberts Regional Recreation Area' is a favorite place for family and group picnicking with over 87-acre areas of parkland. The park has a baseball field, playfields, and a sand volleyball court (all available on a first-come, first-served basis). There are eight reservable picnic places in the main Roberts area of varying capacities. The swim complex is fully accessible to an individual with disabilities, including the bathhouse and a friendly lift into the pool. Wheelchair access is available.


Mon - Sun 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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