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Kite Hill Open Space - San Francisco, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK
N 37° 45.531 W 122° 26.532
10S E 549133 N 4179205
Quick Description: Kite Hill is a grassy knoll in central San Francisco, California. Great views of the city are available from the top of the hill.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 9/6/2013 5:07:30 PM
Waymark Code: WMJ0VQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 3

Long Description:
Kite Hill is an open space hilltop near the west end of the Castro district. With few tree on the hill it's certainly a good place to fly a kite. It's also has a small hiking path system and can be a good place to walk your dog. There are some benches at the top to enjoy the views, but no picnic tables.

There are trail entry point all around the surrounding streets, most going up. If you park at the end of Grand View Terrace, you're practically at the top of the hill.

At the park corner near 19th and Yukon Streets, the foliage is think with small paths that lead through an ornamental garden of succulent plants.
Name: Kite Hill Open Space

Street Location: 19th & Yukon Street; Also Grandview Terrace

Local Municipality: San Francisco

State/Province, etc.: California

Country: USA

Web Site: [Web Link]

Memorial/Commemoration: No

Picnic Facilities: None

Recreational Facilities:
Windy Open Hilltop Some hiking Kite Flying


Monuments/Statues: None

Art (murals/sculpture, etc.): None

Fountains: None

Ponds/Lakes/Streams/Rivers/Beach: None

Traditional Geocaches:
None


Date Established: Not listed

Special Events: Not listed

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