Waterfront Recreation

Kayak Class

Waterfront recreation is one of the most exciting recreational opportunities the city has to offer. Join us at one of our many waterfront properties. Waterfront recreation offers a wide range of programming and instruction in activities such as sailing, boardsailing, watersports, kayaking, saltwater fishing, and exploring marine life just to name a few!

North Beach Pool Adding Lap Swim Till January 7th, 2016

Hello Please make note that North Beach Pool will slightly change their schedule to add an additional lap swim Tuesdays through Fridays . This will Start December 8th, 2015 to January 7th 2016. Changes: Dates: December 8th, 2015 to January 7th, 2016 Times & Program Change: Tuesday through Friday will now have … Continue reading

All San Francisco Recreation & Parks Pools Will Be Closed Nov 26 and 27th

Please make note that all San Francisco Recreation & Parks city pools will be closed November 26th Thursday and November 27th Friday for the Thanksgiving holiday. Normal scheduling of all pools will assume on Saturday November 28th. Happy Holiday!

All Pools & Facilities will be Closed Veterans Day November 11th

All the San Francisco Recreation & Parks Pools & facilities will be closed on Veterans day November 11th & will re-open Thursday November 12th.  

2015-2016 Swimming Pool Annual Maintenance Closure Schedule

Please take note for the 2015-2016 Swimming Pool Annual Maintenance Closure Schedule. Continue reading

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Activity Course Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Age Group Class Type Instructor Start Date End Date Description
Fishing – All Ages Fishing 8:00 am 11:00 am Lake Merced Park Lake-North All Ages Aquatics - Waterfront Activities TBA TBA 30-Apr 30-Apr

Come and fish at San Francisco’s beautiful Lake Merced. Whether you’re a first timer or a seasoned angler enjoy fishing at our North or South Lake where you will find common species of fish such as Rainbow Trout, Catfish, and Black Bass. Other common species found since 2007 are Carp and Sunfish. We provide the equipment and the fun! All you need to provide is the fishing license. Kids 16 years and under may fish without a license, anyone above 16 years old must have a valid California Fishing License. You can purchase a fishing license at the California Fish & Wildlife website http://www.dfg.ca.gov/licensing/ or at your local fishing shop. Meeting Place is 1 Harding RD, Lake Merced Boathouse. For more information please contact Rex Biteng at rex.biteng@sfgov.org.

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