North St. & 3rd St., Sausalito CA 94965 (See Map Below)
Neighborhood: Above Old Town. There is some visitor parking on the street just uphill from the park -- these neighborhood playgrounds are located within walking distance of many Sausalito neighborhoods and are designed for families to come on foot rather than by car. Click here to return to the Sausalito Parks Index Page.
A half city block in size, South View Park has something for everyone: a basketball court, a tennis court, a playground for the kids and spectacular views of the Bay and San Francisco. Sausalito's most urban park, it's build on terraces on a (very) steep hillside.
On hot days its lack of trees make it very warm, but more often the Hurrican Gulch winds will blow fog just above your head. requiring a jacket. With two editors having lived within two blocks of this park, you can trust us when we say "Bring both a heavy coat and sunscreen!"
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