Tilden Golf Course

Tilden Park Golf Course


See www.tildenparkgc.com for fees and programs.
Reduced weekday fees for ages 17 and under.


Hours change seasonally.
See www.tildenparkgc.com for hours of operation.


10 Golf Course Drive, Berkeley, CA 94708


(510) 848-7373

Venue Activities

Kid friendly
ACSP Golf logo for web

The Tilden Park Golf Course turned 85 in 2022. This historic public golf course is located within Tilden Regional Park on Golf Course Drive. Enter the park from Golf Course Road or Shasta Road off Grizzly Peak Boulevard in Berkeley. Amenities include an 18-hole course with a driving range, practice green, cart rental, pro shop, restaurant, and bar. 

This 6,294-yard championship course was designed by William Park Bell Jr. and constructed during the Great Depression by the East Bay Regional Park District, Works Progress Administration (WPA), and Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in 1936-37.

In 2010, it was awarded Best Golf Course for Oakland and the East Bay by the SF Guardian’s Best of the Bay. The rolling tree-lined fairways and contoured greens make this golf course exceptional and memorable. The Tilden Park Golf Course is the 67th golf course in California and the 1,009th in the world to be designated as a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary. 

  • Holes: 18
  • Yardage: 6294/5823, 5823/5399
  • Par: 70, 71
  • Accuracy is needed on this mature course (opened in 1937). More info.

View the Calendar for upcoming events.


  • Learn to Play Golf Lessons

    A variety of lesson programs are available for different skill levels. View lesson programs.
  • The Tilden Tiers

    The covered and heated three-tiered driving range makes practicing possible 365 days a year–rain or shine.
  • The Grizzly Bar & Grill

    Open for lunch daily. View menu
  • Plan a Golf Outing

    Tilden Golf Course is an exceptional setting for a round of unforgettable golf, or an outstanding tournament or special event. Plan a Golf Event or Tournament

  • Host Special Events

    Ideal for small business dinners, bridal/baby showers, corporate meetings, holiday parties, graduation parties, fundraising events, and other special occasions. Plan a Private Event