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Great Stoneface Park

The City of Berkeley Health Officer has ordered residents to shelter in place through May 3, leaving only to receive or provide essential services.

Climbing and bouldering areas are closed. 

All recreation facilities are closed, including sports fields, play structures, basketball courts, tennis courts, and volleyball courts. Open space in large parks remains open for community members to enjoy alone or with members of their household. Do not gather in parks with people who don't live with you. Stay 6 feet away from other people when you are out.


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1930 Thousand Oaks Blvd, at Yosemite Road and San Fernando Ave -  Northeast Berkeley, Mobile Unit 1 

Getting There

Map of Parks

Great Stoneface Park is one of Berkeley’s rock parks in the Northbrae area, providing great views and challenges for early-level rock climbing.

Features

  • Rock outcrop for rock climbing

  • Multi-purpose turf

  • Picnic area with BBQ/fireplace

If you’re interested in rock climbing, check out the other Berkeley parks with rock features: Contra Costa Rock ParkCragmont Rock ParkGlendale–La Loma ParkGrotto Rock ParkIndian Rock ParkMortar Rock Park, and Remillard Park 

History

Great Stoneface Park was a gift to the City of Berkeley from Mason-McDuffie Real Estate Company during its development of the Northbrae area. It was dedicated for park purposes in 1921.

Acreage

.73 acre                 31,800 sq. ft.

Accessibility

Not wheelchair accessible

No Restroom

No Off-Street Parking

Park Hours

6 a.m. to 10 p.m. unless otherwise posted

For questions on park maintenance, please go to the Parks Maintenance Page https://www.cityofberkeley.info/Parks_Rec_Waterfront/Trees_Parks/Park_Maintenance.aspx

List of City Parks Map of City Parks 

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