Lakeside Park

Lakeside Park spans 155 acres and there is a 3.4 mile paved loop around Lake Merritt that is shared with bicyclists, pedestrians and joggers.  On your trip around the lake, there is plenty of bird watching nearby the five bird islands that serve as the oldest Wildlife Refuge in Northern America.

Operating Hours

The park does not close, and there are lamps that are lit at night.



Disabled Access

There is a paved trail around Lake Merritt.


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Grand Avenue & Bellevue Avenue

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Contact Info

Phone: (510) 238-7276 or (510) 238-7275