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20 Jul 2018
“Bay Front Park”
2 weeks ago
“Views of the Port”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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7th Street, Oakland, CA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hiking in this park (or biking) provides interesting views of the Port of Oakland, an important economic engine for the region. Nice use of the waterfront.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Interesting re-use of the Bay area, a park along the huge port. The Port is Oakland's economic engine, nice that there is a good place for strolling a biking nearby.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed January 25, 2018

Pleasant place to take a hike or stroll or bike ride along the Bay, with views of the water and the port cranes.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed September 28, 2016

OK OK... I still get a kick out of telling people that the machinery used to move cargo containers did lead to the vision that became a feature in the Star Wars movies. The park gives you a chance to see them up close and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Bryan B
Reviewed September 12, 2016

This is a hidden gem especially wonderful for folks that are home-schooling. Grownups that love machinery would love it too. Great place to bike around and watch the cranes operating from an observation deck.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank yolsgaard
Reviewed March 18, 2016 via mobile

Tucked away on the waterfront within the very busy Port of Oakland, this is a great place to observe the workings of a major port facility. Lots of ships, tugs, etc. going about their business. Beautiful views of San Francisco, the Bay Bridge, and the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Curt T
Reviewed October 26, 2015

We ride our bikes from Grand Ave. Ace Hardware to Port View Regional Park on Sunday mornings, when the streets are much quieter. Riding through the Port of Oakland is cool, wit great vistas at every turn. Port View is like walking out into the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed September 7, 2015

We walked as far as we could....all the way to the end of the path. The view of the city is stunning. This area is right in the middle of the Oakland port. We loved watching the enormous ships, the unloading of the containers and...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Lynn L
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