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MISSION BAY PARK

In 1542, explorer Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo named this tidal basin “False Bay.” Between the 1940s and 1960s, the US Army Corps of Engineers transformed the swampland into a 6.5-sq-mile (17-sq-km) showplace aquatic park and the city’s premier recreational playground. Containing 19 miles (30 km) of beach and 27 miles (43 km) of shoreline, Mission Bay offers water and land sports, as well as cozy inlets and grassy knolls for lazy days.

Mission Bay Park Map

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