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DescriptionCandlestick Point State Recreation Area offers beautiful views of the San Francisco Bay, with picnic areas, fishing piers, and hiking trails (including a fitness course for seniors and a bike trail.) The park has an area popular with windsurfers.
The park has wind-sheltered tables and barbecues. Many of the sites offer spectacular views of the bay.
The park has two piers and fish-cleaning facilities. There are also a number of sites along the shore for fishing. Depending on the season, catches include halibut, shark, striped bass, sturgeon, perch, and flounder.
Special cultural and educational programs are scheduled throughout the year. They include guided nature walks, fishing instructions, bird walks, tidepool and mudflat walks, and Bay Ecology talks.