As the home of the San Francisco Model Yacht Club, one is likely to see model yachts sailing on the lake.
Spreckels Lake, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
Nearest Transit: 16th St. Mission
Spreckels Lake and Nearby Attractions on Map
Battery Chamberlin(2.7 km)
Battery Chamberlin, built near Baker Beach in 1904, was constructed as part of a modernization effort to accommodate the lighter, stronger, more powerful coastal defense weapons developed in the 1880s.
Mountain Lake(2.8 km)
The campsite of the Anza settlement party in 1776, it became a source of fresh water for San Francisco during the early years.
Dutch Windmill(1.3 km)
Once used for park irrigation in the past, now a scenic oddity at the western end of the park.
Legion of Honor Museum(1.6 km)
Inside this building, a model of the Palais de la L?gion d'Honneur in Paris, is an incredible collection of mainly European art, with works of the Renaissance, Baroque, and Impressionist periods, with art from some of the fundamental artists of their times, as well as some works from the 20th century from the likes of Picasso.
Baker Beach(2.6 km)
A beautiful, immaculately kept 1 mile stretch of beach, set just behind the Golden Gate Bridge.
Grand View Park(2.5 km)
Worth visiting because of the stupendous views it offers over downtown San Francisco, Golden Gate Park, the Pacific Ocean, Marin headlands, and across to the Sutro Tower.
Moraga Street Stairs(2.4 km)
The Moraga Street Stairs, formally the 16th Avenue Tiled Steps Project, comprise a colorful mosaic added during a 2005 renovation of the stairs, inspired by the Santa Teresa Steps in Rio de Janeiro.
Mountain Lake Park(2.8 km)
A small hiking trail winds around this scenic lake, noted for its historic importance in that it supplied water to the nearby colonial Spanish settlement of the Presidio.
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