With its moderate climate, San Rafael is an excellent place to call home. The desirable weather allows residents of San Rafael to enjoy China Camp State Park and McNears Beach State Park, alond with the many neighborhood parks throughout the city. Also available are 18 and 9 hole golf courses.
Every neighborhood has a least one public park, which typically has a play area for young children. There is also a large park near the city center with baseball diamonds, tennis courts, bocce ball and more. San Rafael also has three tennis clubs and a great golf course, Peacock Gap