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Alvarez Ninth Street Park

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Nearby Boat Launch Very Good

We sail with a group of boats (S.F. Pelican Fleet 1) here a few times a year and love it! Families... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2017

I loved it. The beach was very nice and the water was the perfect temperature. I went deep into the... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
Benicia, California
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15 Nov 2017
“Nearby Boat Launch Very Good”
18 Jun 2017
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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904 W 9th St, Benicia, CA 94510-2500
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

We sail with a group of boats (S.F. Pelican Fleet 1) here a few times a year and love it! Families that have members sailing but others don't sail themselves can go over and enjoy the beach or the park or the State Park area...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank 50PlusCalifornia
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I loved it. The beach was very nice and the water was the perfect temperature. I went deep into the water then swam around for a long time. You have to come here! To get to the bathrooms, you have to walk up the pathway....More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank marshmallow2017
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Known locally as,"Ninth Street Park", this a local favorite. Of course depending on the time of year, there is plenty to do. This park has a play ground, and tables with a grand view to the south and west. There is also a large beach...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank csutt
Reviewed 18 January 2017

At first glance there really isn't much at this park, however looks can be deceiving. The play structure its self is pretty cute. Fun for your 1 to 7 year old, but what you are really missing is the water front. Left of the structure...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank shaunabaker
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Great views of the Straights. Benicia has a number of great parks and this is just one. Not good for swimming in the straights. The water has oil residue from the tankers that come in and out of the straights to the oil refineries on...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank dsuetucker
Reviewed 29 April 2016

I fish the Ninth St. Pier off/on throughout the year. Late fall and early spring finds good action for small striped bass. Use live mudsuckers or bullheads for keeper size. Cut anchovie or sardine gets lots of small stripers. Lots of crabs steal cut bait....More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Lee-and-Baby
Reviewed 20 April 2016

For a picnic or just to get out and look at the magnificent view, this is a must-see in Benicia! Even just driving in is worthwhile!

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Jeanne E
Reviewed 13 January 2016

This park is out of the way and doesn't normally have too many people using it. It's nice for kids as well as a place to go and read your book.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Lyn S
Reviewed 18 December 2015

I like this little park because it's very clean and has a nice playground for the kids to play on. It's a nice place to have a picnic also because the views are beautiful of the water and of the Carquinez bridge. There is a...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Chickenfeather
Reviewed 24 June 2015

We enjoyed going to this wonderful park right by Carquinez Strait. There are nice views also of Carquinez Bridge. There is picnic tables with water views. There is also a nice children's playground. For those who have their own boat, there is boat launching facilities....More

Date of experience: June 2015
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