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Garin Regional Park

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Hike at Garin

It was a good hike at Garin. The park is big and good for picnics. The parking is paid but nod bad... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2019
Castro Valley, California
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 November 6, 2018
Hayward, California
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“dry creek”(5 reviews)
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1320 Garin Ave, Hayward, CA 94544-6822
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Reviewed January 22, 2019

It was a good hike at Garin. The park is big and good for picnics. The parking is paid but nod bad. Would recommend for anyone who wants to take a hike or play specific sports games at the bottom near the parking area.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank nikolayz324
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Big park, nice for long walks. Take some water and sunblock with you other than a cap. Parking is $5 per car.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank guigoguto
Reviewed November 6, 2018 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

Date of experience: August 2018
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.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank firozm610
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

Date of experience: September 2018
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

Date of experience: September 2018
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

Date of experience: September 2017
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

Date of experience: March 2018
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

Date of experience: March 2018
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.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Douglas D
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