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Alvarez Ninth Street Park

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Nearby Boat Launch Very Good

We sail with a group of boats (S.F. Pelican Fleet 1) here a few times a year and love it! Families... read more

Reviewed November 15, 2017
50PlusCalifornia
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California
Amazing

I loved it. The beach was very nice and the water was the perfect temperature. I went deep into the... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2017
marshmallow2017
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Benicia, California
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15 Nov 2017
“Nearby Boat Launch Very Good”
18 Jun 2017
“Amazing”
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904 W 9th St, Benicia, CA 94510-2500
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Reviewed November 15, 2017

We sail with a group of boats (S.F. Pelican Fleet 1) here a few times a year and love it! Families that have members sailing but others don't sail themselves can go over and enjoy the beach or the park or the State Park area...More

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Reviewed June 18, 2017

I loved it. The beach was very nice and the water was the perfect temperature. I went deep into the water then swam around for a long time. You have to come here! To get to the bathrooms, you have to walk up the pathway....More

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Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Known locally as,"Ninth Street Park", this a local favorite. Of course depending on the time of year, there is plenty to do. This park has a play ground, and tables with a grand view to the south and west. There is also a large beach...More

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Reviewed January 18, 2017

At first glance there really isn't much at this park, however looks can be deceiving. The play structure its self is pretty cute. Fun for your 1 to 7 year old, but what you are really missing is the water front. Left of the structure...More

Thank shaunabaker
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Great views of the Straights. Benicia has a number of great parks and this is just one. Not good for swimming in the straights. The water has oil residue from the tankers that come in and out of the straights to the oil refineries on...More

Thank dsuetucker
Reviewed April 29, 2016

I fish the Ninth St. Pier off/on throughout the year. Late fall and early spring finds good action for small striped bass. Use live mudsuckers or bullheads for keeper size. Cut anchovie or sardine gets lots of small stripers. Lots of crabs steal cut bait....More

Thank Lee-and-Baby
Reviewed April 20, 2016

For a picnic or just to get out and look at the magnificent view, this is a must-see in Benicia! Even just driving in is worthwhile!

Thank Jeanne E
Reviewed January 13, 2016

This park is out of the way and doesn't normally have too many people using it. It's nice for kids as well as a place to go and read your book.

Thank Lyn S
Reviewed December 18, 2015

I like this little park because it's very clean and has a nice playground for the kids to play on. It's a nice place to have a picnic also because the views are beautiful of the water and of the Carquinez bridge. There is a...More

Thank Chickenfeather
Reviewed June 24, 2015

We enjoyed going to this wonderful park right by Carquinez Strait. There are nice views also of Carquinez Bridge. There is picnic tables with water views. There is also a nice children's playground. For those who have their own boat, there is boat launching facilities....More

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