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Garin Regional Park

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Nice day for a hike

The trails are always alive with hikers and pets. We love taking our four legged framily here along... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
P4118IDjeffreys
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Hayward, California
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Garin has lots to offer In terms of hiking trails, several to choose from with varying difficulties... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
firoz m
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1320 Garin Ave, Hayward, CA 94544-6822
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed January 21, 2006

Excellent way to spend a nice weekend. Breath-taking views of nature at its best. Suitable to all people of interests, from rigorous hiking to just enjoying the scenery. Free to small fee for parking.

5  Thank NancyH508
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed June 29, 2014

Garin and Dry Creek on next to each other. We were on our way to Garin Regional Park when we saw an entrance to Dry Creek Park. I tried to find an address for Dry Creek but no luck. Dry Creek has free parking while...More

1  Thank Gene G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The trails are always alive with hikers and pets. We love taking our four legged framily here along with our daughter. Always fun to watch the gliders floating down from above

Thank P4118IDjeffreys
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Garin has lots to offer In terms of hiking trails, several to choose from with varying difficulties from beginner to advanced. Open year round bit free during winter months.

Thank firoz m
Reviewed September 16, 2018

This park has trials, hills, lake and of course trees. You will see dragonflies, bees, fish, birds and ducks. People run along the trails, barbecue and fly kites. It displays some old farm tools at the entrance which is educational, too. You get the Bayview...More

Thank Lawbert
Reviewed September 3, 2018

I go to this park often because my cross country team has their meets here. There is a bathroom and an outhouse in front. There is a small lake. There is a picnic area up on a hill where I have seen Afghan men flying...More

Thank Sara H
Reviewed August 29, 2018

This is a really nice park. There are many trails. There's even a place for bikes and a section for horses. There is something for everyone regardless of your exercise needs

Thank MsJaCa
Reviewed April 1, 2018

From a pretty pond, to wind-blown ridges, woods, hils and picnic grounds this place has something for everyone. No admission charge during the week. Trails vary from very steep to flat. A few creeks run through the lower parts, some low during the summer. Not...More

1  Thank Linda K
Reviewed March 15, 2018

This regional park is located on the hillside above Hayward. The park has plenty of parking and nice restrooms. There are hiking trails and large fields. Several sites offer BBQs and picnic tables for families and groups. There are several old farm implements on display....More

1  Thank Chuck8700
Reviewed February 6, 2018

I used to go here often for cross country track meets, but it had been a while since I had been there and I forgot how good the views were from the high hills.

Thank Douglas D
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Garin Park is a great "hole in the wall". If you want to get out into the outdoors for the day, this is a great place. There are tables for picnicing, a grass area for playing on and good hiking. While hiking, some locations look...More

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed January 24, 2018

Big park, well-used and loved, big green space, needed in the very crowded Bay Area. Good for hiking.

Thank Thomas V
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