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26th & Douglass

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Park Facilities

Renovated and reopened in 2002, Douglass Playground has an excellent hillside location complete with trees and rock outcroppings on two levels. The lowest level includes a Clubhouse, children's play area, informal lawn areas and tennis courts. The upper level is heavily wooded and contains a baseball field. There are picnic tables, restrooms, and it is quite dog friendly!

Facility Contact: (415) 695-5017

Douglass Playground is owned by the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department.


Park Map

Map of Douglass Playground

Park Photos

Photo of Douglass Playground
Photo of Douglass Playground
Photo of Douglass Playground
Photo of Douglass Playground

Latest Observations

Id Date Entered Park   Location Condition Status
13902 11/04/2012 Douglass Playground Playground !! Other Open - Added to work order system View
13781 08/13/2012 Douglass Playground Tree !! Broken/Damaged Open - Added to work order system View
13780 08/13/2012 Douglass Playground Photo Entrance/Fences/Gates !! Broken/Damaged Closed - ParkScan addressed View

Park Groups

If you are interested in starting a park group for this site, please contact the Neighborhood Parks Council (NPC) at (415) 621-3260 or

Group Activities

Additional Information

Muni access:

35-Eureka to Diamond and 26th St. Walk one block west to the park.

If you're coming from downtown, take the K/L/M/T lines to the Castro station, go up to street level, and transfer to the 35 bus.

The park is also accessible from the 52-Excelsior line (inbound/Forest Hill station), from which you can walk to a secret entrance to the park at the end of Carnelian Way. Off-board the bus at 5157 Diamond Heights Blvd., and continue walking in the same direction to Carnelian Way.

If you're on an outbound/Excelsior 52 bus, get off at Diamond Heights and Duncan, walk one block east to Douglass, then go left and head north on Douglass to 26th Street.

-- also --

48-Quintara/24th Street -- 24th St. and Douglass stop, then walk two blocks south to 26th St.

To find the staffing schedule for this park, click here. Choose the park name from the alphabetical scroll-down menu on the Staffing page.

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