The use of model boats and model airplanes in the East Bay Regional Park District is restricted to certain locations for reasons of public safety.
Model Airplanes (Gliders, not Drones)
- Glider Hill in Coyote Hills Regional Park in Fremont (see park map).
- Del Valle Regional Park, south of Livermore, on Del Valle Road near entry to the park.
- Mission Peak Regional Preserve, Fremont. Contact South Bay Soaring Society at (408) 287-0375.
- Golden State Model Railroad Museum: Facility is located at Miller/Knox Regional Shoreline, 900 Dornan Drive, Point Richmond, CA 94801.
- Redwood Valley Railway: Miniature steam train located off Grizzly Peak Blvd. in Tilden Regional Park.
- Golden Gate Live Steamers: Train rides and model trains. Facility located off Grizzly Peak Blvd. in Tilden Regional Park.
South Bay Soaring Society
A non-profit radio controlled glider club based in San Jose, CA
Golden State Model Railroad Museum
Features 10,000 square feet of O, HO and N scale model railroading
Redwood Valley Railway
1.25 mile miniature steam train rides through Tilden Regional Park
Golden Gate Live Steamers
Features train rides and model trains