San Bruno is a city in San Mateo County, California, which was incorporated in 1914. The population of the city was 41,114 at the 2010 census. The city is adjacent to San Francisco International Airport and Golden Gate National Cemetery which is approximately 12 miles (19 km) south of downtown San Francisco. The city is also located between South San Francisco and Millbrae. The city has a total area of 5.5 square miles, all of it land according to the United States Census Bureau. The city spreads from the mostly flat lowlands near San Francisco Bay into the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains which rise to more than 600 feet (180 m) above sea level in Crestmoor and more than 700 feet above sea level in Portola Highlands. San Bruno City Hall sits at an official elevation of 41 feet above sea level. The best part about San Bruno are San Bruno Parks are the variety that each provides to cater to all visitors.
Commodore Park: Commodore Park is one of the City’s larger parks which features play areas, a baseball diamond, picnic tables, BBQ pits and restroom facilities. It is also fully enclosed with the dog exercise area located at the eastern end of the park. Commodore park is located at the cross streets of Commodore and Cherry Avenues.
Grundy Park: Grundy Park is named after San Bruno’s first Mayor. Grundy Park features a large open lawn area with two play areas and one scenic picnic site and a restroom. Grundy Park is located on both Cherry Avenue and Oak Avenue.
Bayshore Circle Park: Bayshore Circle Park is located towards east of Tanforan Shopping Center. Bayshore Park features a basketball court and play area.
Buckeye Park: This seven acre park nestled in the hillside of San Bruno on Rosewood Avenue and offers a beautiful setting for a picnic or just a lazy day in the park.
Catalpa Tot Lot: Catalpa Tot Lotis located on a half-acre lot; Catalpa Tot Lot offers a basketball court. The park is nestled at the top of Catalpa Way in the Rolling-wood area.
Earl & Glenview Park: Earl & Glenview Parkis located at the bottom of Glenview Drive; Earl Park is home to a small play area.
Fleetwood Tot Lot: Fleetwood Tot Lot is located on a half-acre lot, Fleetwood Tot Lot offers benches, a play area, and a basketball court. The sand, grass, and blacktop area is located on Fleetwood Drive in the Rollingwood area.
Forest Lane Park: Forest Lane Park is located near Huntington and 380, Forest Lane Park features a grassy area, basketball court, play area, and picnic and BBQ area.
Herman Tot Lot: Herman Tot Lot is located east of Tanforan Shopping Center, Herman Tot Lot is home to a play area.
Lions Park: Lions Park is located next to Lions Field at the end of 1st Avenue featuring a new play structure, grass area and ball field. This park is perfect for kids to play and eat at while baseball games are played.
Lomita Park: Lomita Park is located in southern San Bruno, Lomita Park is home to a picnic and play area, perfect for a family outing.
Monte Verde Park: Monte Verde Park is home to a large open grass area where soccer games are played.
Pacific Heights Park: Pacific Heights Park is located on a five acre lot; Pacific Heights Park features benches, play area, baseball diamond, basketball court, and walking trail. This sand, grass, and blacktop park is located on Longview Drive near Skyline College. This park is located on Longview Drive.
Ponderosa Park: Hidden in the hills above Pacifica, this 4 acre park features benches, a water faucet, and a play area, with the remainder of the park being undeveloped. The grass and sand park is located on Pacific Heights Boulevard just off of Sharp Park Road.
Posy Park: Posy Park is located at the North end of San Mateo Avenue’s downtown, Posy Park is a great place to sit and relax after shopping.
7th Avenue Park: 7th Avenue Park is located on a half-acre lot, 7th Avenue Park features park benches and a play area.
7th & Walnut Park: 7th & Walnut Park is located north of San Bruno Avenue on 7th Avenue, 7th and Walnut Park features a Basketball Court, and play area.
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