Everyone is required to stay home, except for essential needs. When out, protect yourself and those around you by wearing a face covering, staying 6 feet away from others, and washing your hands often. Learn more at cityofberkeley.info/covid19. City offices are closed to the public. Some services are available remotely.

The City of Berkeley Health Officer has ordered all residents to shelter at home, leaving only to receive or provide essential services, starting 12:01 am on Tuesday, March 17. See details of the Order, frequently asked questions, and recommendations from Berkeley Public Health at https://www.cityofberkeley.info/coronavirus.

City Council Live Stream: Please visit https://www.cityofberkeley.info/CalendarEventWebcastMain.aspx

ZAB Live Stream: Please visit http://www.cityofberkeley.info/Clerk/Commissions/Zoning_Adjustment_Board_Meeting_-_Video_Stream.aspx.

The City of Berkeley web site is undergoing scheduled maintenance starting on Friday night, September 13 and ending on Saturday afternoon, September 14. During this time, most web pages should be available, but some resources may become unavailable for short periods of time.

Looking for a live stream of the Zoning Adjustments Board (ZAB) meeting on 5/9/19, at 7:00pm? Please visit https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1UAnZ8kU8EWllREyOY7rwQ/. The normal viewing methods will not work this time due to a concurrent City Council Special Meeting at the same time.

Looking for a live stream of the Zoning Adjustments Board (ZAB) meeting on 2/28/19, from 6:00 to 11:00 PM? Please visit http://www.cityofberkeley.info/Clerk/Commissions/Zoning_Adjustment_Board_Meeting_-_Video_Stream.aspx. The normal viewing methods will not work this time due to a concurrent City Council Special Meeting at the same date and time.

PG&E is reporting a widespread outage affecting thousands of customers in Berkeley and many City buildings, including the Finance Customer Service Center and the Permit Service Center. Call respective City services for further details, or check the PG&E outage page. Power is expected to return by 12:45pm. Traffic lights that are not working should be treated as a four-way stop sign.

Translation Disclaimer

Parks Division
Parks Division


CODORNICES PARK

1201 Euclid Avenue
between Eunice Street and Bayview Place
Northeast Berkeley, Mobile Unit 1

Map of parks

Codornices Park offers a wide array of recreational and play opportunities in a beautiful hillside setting.

Codornices playground

Codornices ball field Codornices bball courts Codornices slide Codornices totlot

History

One of the first parks in Berkeley, Codornices Park was opened in 1915 with a splendid field house, a fine tennis court, and many other play features. By an agreement dated October 11, 1921, the City of Berkeley leased the land, which was owned by the Water Company (succeeded by the East Bay Municipal Utilities District, or EBMUD) for $1.00 a year for 50 years. The City exercised the option to buy the land in 1967 and acquired the property from EBMUD for $68,968 on January 22, 1976. The softball field was added in 1970. A community group, Los Amigos de Codornices, came together in 1980 to develop a park plan and begin a series of community work parties to restore paths, meadows, hillsides, bridges, and trails.

Features

  • Baseball/softball fields
  • Multi-purpose turf
  • Full basketball court
  • Tot play area featuring tot train, swings, comfortable benches
  • School-age play area featuring popular 40-foot hill slide, large swings, track ride, 8' high wood structure with slide, sliding pole, and net climber.
  • Picnic areas for groups and individuals, including BBQ
  • Hiking/trails through sunny glade and groves of magnificent oaks, bay trees, and redwoods
  • Vista/overlook
  • Two forks of Codornices Creek
  • Tunnel underneath Euclid Avenue leading to the Berkeley Rose Garden  

Rentals Group picnic areas and baseball fields are available for reservation or rental. Rental For reservation information, please call the Recreation Office at 510-981-5150, or visit Facility Rentals.

Restroom: Yes

Parking: On-street parking

Accessibility: The picnic tables are accessible. The main entrance from Euclid and play features are wheelchair accessible.handicap

Park Hours Open from dawn to dusk (unless otherwise indicated)

Park Maintenance: For questions please visit Parks Maintenance.

 

 

List of City Parks | Map of City Parks 

Home | Web Policy | Text-Only Site Map | Contact Us
Parks Division, 1326 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94702
Questions or comments? Email: trees@cityofberkeley.info Phone: (510) 981-6660
(510) 981-CITY/2489 or 311 from any landline in Berkeley
TTY: (510) 981-6903
###