August 14, 2015

Tilden Park


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Upper Big Springs Trail in Tilden Park

Above the Botanic Garden the Big Springs Trail climbs out of the forest towards the ridge line.

Tilden Regional Park, Berkeley, California

August 14, 2015
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state: california-central
region: california-sf-bay-area
locality: ridge-trail-tilden-regional-park-berkeley-california

coordinates: 37.8908 N -122.2279 W
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East from Vollmer Peak

The east side of Vollmer Peak, highest point in the Berkeley Hills, looks directly down on the town of Orinda.

Tilden Regional Park, Berkeley, California

August 14, 2015
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state: california-central
region: california-sf-bay-area
locality: ridge-trail-tilden-regional-park-berkeley-california

coordinates: 37.8836 N -122.2215 W
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West from Vollmer Peak

Though mostly blocked by trees, there is an impressive view west from Vollmer Peak to the Golden Gate.

Tilden Regional Park, Berkeley, California

August 14, 2015
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state: california-central
region: california-sf-bay-area
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coordinates: 37.8836 N -122.2223 W
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Holmes Family Memorial Bench

The Holmes family (close friends for most of my life) endowed a bench in memory of their parents, Jack and Florence.

Tilden Regional Park, Berkeley, California

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region: california-sf-bay-area
locality: ridge-trail-tilden-regional-park-berkeley-california

coordinates: 37.8844 N -122.2219 W
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North from Vollmer Peak

Briones Reservoir and the northern part of Orinda from the north side of Vollmer Peak.

Tilden Regional Park, Berkeley, California

August 14, 2015
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state: california-central
region: california-sf-bay-area
locality: ridge-trail-tilden-regional-park-berkeley-california

coordinates: 37.8848 N -122.2228 W
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The steam trains in Tilden Park

In Tilden Park you can ride miniature live steam trains. There is also an area where hobbyists display their model trains on weekends.

Tilden Regional Park, Berkeley, California

August 14, 2015
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accession number: 2015-08-14 6
state: california-central
region: california-sf-bay-area
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coordinates: 37.8805 N -122.223 W
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