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Stow Lake, San Francisco

Categories: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
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4.2/5 based on 70+ reviews on the web
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  • This is a very beautiful man-made lake. We randomly walked to this lake after visiting the Japanese Tea Gardens and I am glad we did. The lake has fabulous views and also has a waterfall. The foggy we...  read more »
  • If you want to get away from all the hustle and bustle of everyday life for a couple of hours, you should come here. I've always love this place. I use to walk and bike here and on Strawberry Hill (th...  read more »
  • One of several lakes located in Golden Gate Park. It is interesting that in the middle of the island is. On the Lake provide boat hire. It is nice to swim on a boat or walking. Can meet rakuna (local raccoons), 'd like ..., waterfowl.
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  • I love this place! I love walking my dog here [+] beautiful rock path along the base of the waterfall [+] can also walk across a bridge in front of the waterfall [+] nice piece of nature w/ all sorts of birds and squirrels [+] there's a dirt path and there's a concrete road too [+] free parking! [+] good for strolling/walking and for running
  • Lovely like, but I wasn't extremely amazed with it. If you have some time you can bet on the top hill in the middle. If the weather is good you can see a Golden Gate bridge far away ;)
  • Beautiful lake. Perfect for walking or jogging. Cross the bridge and walk across the stone paths or visit the gazebo. Perfect for portrait photography.
  • People dump turtles here. Chinese pagoda is a great place for photos. It's a secluded island in SF, you feel so small yet mighty. Rent a bike boat here and observe the serenity
  • The pedal boating is a good way to spend time with family. The store has a few decent items to eat as well. Overall a great way to enjoy the beautiful lake.
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