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First Ever College Football Game…

Visited for the Bears vs. Huskies game (Oct. 2018); took the BART from SF (40mins) to Downtown... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2018
The_Kats
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Really cool stadium!

The coolest thing about this stadium, aside from the Berkeley area surrounding it, is the fact that... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

Visited the Stadium for the ill-fated appearance of the UW Huskies vs. Cal Bears. This venue has much to offer, including picturesque sunsets, the beautiful hills that rise above the stadium (and the tightwads who gather there), and the friendly ambiance of fans who enjoy...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

Visited for the Bears vs. Huskies game (Oct. 2018); took the BART from SF (40mins) to Downtown Berkeley and then a free shuttle bus, that drives through the stunning Berkeley Campus and drops you off a few 100 yds. from the very impressive (63,000 seat)...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

Not a fan of the Golden Bears, but their stadium is pretty cool! In the Heart of UC-Berkeley, this Stadium (home of "The Play") felt like a time machine. Its simplicity, but yet an engineering jewel (plus the NorCal weather), makes this a perfect place...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

The coolest thing about this stadium, aside from the Berkeley area surrounding it, is the fact that it's basically dug into the side of a hill. Big fan of sunk-in stadiums, I think it enhances the intimidation factor when at the top of the actual...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

Did you know that this huge stadium can withstand 6 feet of lateral movement and simultaneous 2 feet of vertical movement during an earthquake - given that it is sitting on the Hayward Fault?

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

Great place for a game, or a graduation ceremony. I recommend doing both. Comfortable seats, and helpful staff.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

The original on this same site was earthquake damaged, and it is good to have it rebuilt and reinforced.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

For two weeks training programme with Goldman School of Public Policy at Berkeley, we had classes inside the Stadium. Write from School window we had fabulous view of Berkeley and further of San Francisco Bay, particularly Bay Bridge, Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge. We...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

What a shame so many of Cal's football games are at night when the stadium on a fall afternoon is almost certain to be sunny and clear. It gives the fan an opportunity to climb up to the top rows to look out over San...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Pfitzgerald1946
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Cal Memorial Stadium opened in 1923 and is on the National Registry of Historic Places. But its location built directly on the active Hayward Fault and resulting seismic damage and instability necessitated a reconstruction and retrofit. From 2012-2012 the entire west side of the stadium...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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I think you'd go to the left around the back of the seats and then along the 3rd base line.
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