Driving from San Francisco

Take Bay Bridge to Hwy 880. Exit at Grand Ave. Off-ramp becomes MacArthur Blvd. At stoplight turn right onto Grand Avenue. At the fourth stop light Bellevue Avenue, turn left into park. Beyond kiosk pass Fairyland on right and lakeside Garden Center. on left. Park and enter through second gate in chain-link fence just before the Sailboat building. Follow path to your right until you see the redwood fence topped with blue tiles.

Public transportation

Take BART to 19th Street Station in Oakland. Exit the station at the 20th Street entrance. You can see Lake Merritt from the 20th Street entrance. Walk one block to the corner of 20th Street and Webster. Cross to the opposite side of the street. Catch the #58 bus. Get off at the first stop an Grand Ave. Walk into the park on Bellevue Avenue about two long blocks to second gate in chain-link fence just before the Sailboat building. Follow path to your right until you see the redwood fence topped with blue tiles.

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