John McLaren Park

McLaren Park Natural Areas

Discover San Francisco’s second-largest park. In addition to playgrounds, picnic areas and game courts, you’ll find the Jerry Garcia Amphitheater, a golf course, McNab Lake and the newly renovated Coffman Pool. Explore an immense Natural Area of scenic meadows, grassland and wetland habitat. More than 7 miles of walking trails meander through its 312 acres, replete with native plants and wildlife. Established in 1927, the park is named for John McLaren, the ‘grandfather of Golden Gate Park.’

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THIRD COMMUNITY MEETING FOR MCLAREN COMMUNITY GARDEN IMPROVEMENTS

Hi all, Thank you so much to those who came to the third community meeting to discuss the design of the McLaren Community Garden. We received lot of positive feedback on the overall concept design plan. We also got valuable input such as incorporating ramps for wheelbarrows, and requests to … Continue reading

Second Meeting for McLaren Community Garden Improvements

Hi everyone! We had a productive second meeting discussing two different design options for the renovation of the McLaren Community Garden. We got great feedback on elements such as trees that should be preserved, utilizing tall perimeter fencing and designing raised beds with attached seating. There was a lot of … Continue reading

Great first meeting for McLaren Community Garden Improvements

Hi all! We had a great first meeting about renovating the McLaren Community Garden. We heard lots of inspiring ideas such as building communal plots where gardeners can share herbs, having artwork that uses wind as an element, and creating a more welcoming space for children and seniors at the … Continue reading

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Facility Schedule

Monday

Operating Hours: Sunrise to Sunset

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Tuesday

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Wednesday

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Thursday

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Friday

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Saturday

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Sunday

Operating Hours: Sunrise to Sunset

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Trail Map

McLaren Park Trail Map

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