Posts filed under: All Parks

  • Walton Lighthouse

Walton Lighthouse – Santa Cruz, CA

Walton Lighthouse – Santa Cruz ⚓️This lighthouse is one of my personal favorite places ever! 🚢 The Walton Lighthouse is located at the end of Sea Bright Beach in Santa Cruz. it is 42’ tall and built-in 2001. 🏖 This... Read More
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Grey Whale Cove Beach – Pacifica, CA

Grey Whale Cove Beach – Pacifica This is a nice secluded beach with a tree swing that overlooks the ocean. We went here on the weekend and it wasn’t crowded on the beach. There is a free parking lot across... Read More
  • Pismo beach pier

Pismo Beach Pier Playground – Pismo Beach, CA

Pismo Beach Pier This is a *special feature* outside of the Bay Area! Our new category on our website called “away from the bay” are destination playgrounds! We took our very first family trip! Pismo beach has a newly renovated... Read More

Sabercat Playground – Fremont, CA

Sabercat Playground at Lake Elizabeth located at 40464 Paseo Padre Pkwy Fremont, CA 94538. This is a great outdoorsy park surrounded by fields of geese and water. There is so much to do here! The main attraction is the rock... Read More
  • Alice Chalmers

Alice Chalmers – San Francisco, CA

Alice Chalmers is one of 5 newly renovated playgrounds in partnership with the San Francisco Parks Alliance through the Let’sPlaySF! Initiative. This is our all-time favorite playground in the Bay Area! It is SO unique and fun with a towering... Read More

Laurie Meadows Park – San Mateo, CA

Laurie Meadows Park is 7.5 acres and is located at 111 Laurie Meadows Dr, San Mateo, CA 94403  This playground is large for kids 5-12 years of age. There is a playground for small tots separated from the larger playground for... Read More
  • Beresford Park huts

Beresford Park – San Mateo, CA

Beresford Park located at 2720 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Mateo, CA  94403. This park features a large playground with 3 huts and two tube slides. Inside the huts are platforms and ropes to climb through. The three huts attach... Read More
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May Nissen Park – Livermore, CA

May Nissen Park : Located at 685 Rincon Avenue Livermore, CA 94550 This park just got a new playground at the end of last year! It features beautiful large flower shades with a fun playground below. Keep this playground on your... Read More

Lupe the Columbian Mammoth – San Jose, CA

Lupe the Colombian Mammoth: Guadalupe River Trail, San Jose In 2005 Roger Castillo discovered mammoth bones in the river. With the help of a San Jose State geologist, scientists from UC Berkeley it was determined the bones belonged to a... Read More
  • Blue House Farm U-Pick

Blue House Farm – San Gregorio, CA

Today was our 1 year anniversary since we started A Park a Day! We celebrated by going to Blue House Farm and picking our own strawberries 🍓 Parking is free and there is a lot at the farm. If the... Read More