Grand, View Park
Located in San Francisco's Sunset District
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The stairs that led up from 15th Avenue to 15th Avenue
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Note: Roadway was split one-way on each level
Grand View Park
15th Avenue, San Francisco, California
(Photo posted Monday 13 July 2009)
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The stairs that led up from 15th Avenue to 15th Avenue


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Stairs began at 15th Avenue and led up into the park
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Note: See also the Mosaic Stairs internal link
Grand View Park
15th Avenue, San Francisco, California
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Stairs began at 15th Avenue and led up into the park


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A sign described the park and its neighboring parks
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Grand View Park
15th Avenue, San Francisco, California
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A sign described the park and its neighboring parks


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Stairs switch-backed up the steep hillside
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Grand View Park, seen from
15th Avenue, San Francisco, California
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Stairs switch-backed up the steep hillside


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A few Monterey cypress trees grew on the hill
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Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
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A few Monterey cypress trees grew on the hill


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The kind of stone that formed the hill's basis
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Note: It is called Radiolarian Ribbon Chert
Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
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The kind of stone that formed the hill's basis


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Golden Gate Heights Park could be seen in the distance
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Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
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Golden Gate Heights Park could be seen in the distance


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A bench atop the stairs was dedicated to Lisa Swillinger
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1956-2006
The violets in the mountains have broken the rocks
Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
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A bench atop the stairs was dedicated to Lisa Swillinger


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Folks below bypassed the stairs
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Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
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Folks below bypassed the stairs


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Some restoration was taking place atop the hill
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Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
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Some restoration was taking place atop the hill


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A man enjoyed the best view ever
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Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
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A man enjoyed the best view ever


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The trees provided just enough shade
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Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
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The trees provided just enough shade


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Part of the park was just eroding sand
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Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
(Photo posted Monday 13 July 2009)
(Photo taken 16:46:06 Friday 10 July 2009)
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Part of the park was just eroding sand


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Uncomfortable benches were on the 14th Avenue side
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Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
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(Photo taken 16:47:22 Friday 10 July 2009)
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Uncomfortable benches were on the 14th Avenue side


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A feud existed between dog owners and drunks
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The sign read: "Please do not break bottle
Dogs have been cutting their feet on the broken glass"
Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
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A feud existed between dog owners and drunks


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The view looking north toward Golden Gate Park
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Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
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The view looking north toward Golden Gate Park


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An eroded cleft was found on the 14th Avenue side
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Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
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An eroded cleft was found on the 14th Avenue side


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A bench with the best view of all
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of Golden Gate Park, then the Golden Gate Bridge
and beyond that the Marin Headlands
Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
(Photo posted Monday 13 July 2009)
(Photo taken 16:53:34 Friday 10 July 2009)
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A bench with the best view of all


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The stairs that led down to 14th avenue
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Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
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(Photo taken 16:56:26 Friday 10 July 2009)
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The stairs that led down to 14th avenue


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The stairs that led up from 14th avenue
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Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
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(Photo taken 16:56:30 Friday 10 July 2009)
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The stairs that led up from 14th avenue


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Like 15th Avenue, 14 Avenue was split too
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One way on each of two levels with stairs between
Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
(Photo posted Monday 13 July 2009)
(Photo taken 16:59:02 Friday 10 July 2009)
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Like 15th Avenue, 14 Avenue was split too


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Moraga Street continued down hill as stairs
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Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
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(Photo taken 16:59:44 Friday 10 July 2009)
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Moraga Street continued down hill as stairs


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The stairs approached the landing from two directions
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Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
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(Photo taken 16:59:50 Friday 10 July 2009)
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The stairs approached the landing from two directions


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A sign was at the Funston Street end of the stairs
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Grand View Park
Between 14th and 15th Avenues, San Francisco, California
(Photo posted Monday 13 July 2009)
(Photo taken 17:01:06 Friday 10 July 2009)
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A sign was at the Funston Street end of the stairs


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