"A walking trail approximately ½ mile long is available for a walk through the forest and around a small pond and wet land. Benches are placed along the trail for rest and relaxation and a place to sit and listen to the birds and enjoy the surrounding environment.
A little further along, the bike path parallels the Hayward Golf & Tennis Club.Hayward Sports Center & Community Park where there are a number of ball fields, a running track and, who knew, a skate park.
Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame and Museum and then took the small road behind the grounds to the Hayward City Beach. A newly-built pedestrian bridge crosses a small inlet to the beach and park.
Next to the beach area is a grassy peninsula along Lake Hayward with picnic tables and a concrete swimming/diving pier.