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Fort Funston

Off Skyline Blvd. (Part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area), San Francisco, CA
+1 415-239-2366
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Get off leash dog park

My dog and I have been to many dogs parks throughout California and this is one of the best. It is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Linehand11
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Visalia, California
via mobile
Sight seeing for whales or just walk on the bluffs? Great for Dog peeps too.

We strolled on the bluffs and felt the salty air on faces. the wind was light but air smelled like... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
HeatherColoradogirl
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Erie, Colorado
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Scenic section of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area is a favorite for hikers, bikers and beach-goers.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“hang gliders” (31 reviews)
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Off Skyline Blvd. (Part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area), San Francisco, CA
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My dog and I have been to many dogs parks throughout California and this is one of the best. It is big with both beach access & walking on the bluffs. Beach access is down a sand stair case or through small steep paths so...More

Thank Linehand11
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We strolled on the bluffs and felt the salty air on faces. the wind was light but air smelled like sea and sunshine. Our day at the fort was mellow and fun.

Thank HeatherColoradogirl
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Amazing park and beaches for dogs and dog lovers in SF. Beautiful cliffs, skydivers, and occasionally (in the right season) you might even spot a whale in the distance (yes, it's true, I've seen them..bring your binoculars in spring & autumn during migration season, just...More

Thank NomadSF
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I was amazed at this place and how many dog lovers were out and about exploring this beautiful area. Lots of options for walking with beautiful views of the ocean. Not too far from Ocean Beach which was also very dog friendly and had lots...More

Thank kelly b
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

It's always a good day to visit Fort Funston, for beach activities, dog and people watching, whale watching, hang gliding, watching the crows ride the thermals, picnicking, sand dollars galore, sunsets, etc. Please leave places a bit nicer than you found them!! Cheers!

Thank dinkmcqs
Reviewed 19 February 2017

If you are looking for historical remains of Fort Funston, you will be disappointed as not much remains. This is more of a park for the locals to enjoy and take their dogs (since dogs don't have to be on leash at this park). But...More

Thank vacationmanic
Reviewed 11 February 2017

This is a great place to bring your animal and to chillax by the cool waters of the bay. Picnic too if you wish.

Thank Alzor S
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Used to be a coastal defence installation early last century, but not much is left to see. The daredevils jumping off the cliff on wings is pretty cool however...

Thank Randy S
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Beautiful Expansive views, interesting history, family and dog friendly. Great place to walk and hike.

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Located on the bluffs on the ocean, this onetime coastal gun and missle battery with relics remaining is a wonderfully large, open and delightfull space where well socialized dogs of all size, breed and description may run free off leash. Many hiking trails and in...More

Thank JPWOTG
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