Whether you’re in the city or the suburbs, every family has their favorite go-to playground for those sunny summer afternoons. While there are tons of beautiful parks around the country that kids adore, not all can boast jaw-dropping views and killer locations. Click through the slideshow and check out these picturesque playgrounds with views that even the little ones will appreciate…when they’re not busy playing of course!

Powerhouse Park, Del Mar

This stunning San Diego spot is perfect for a day at the beach. Just steps away from the sand, Powerhouse Park provides entertainment and sweeping views of the Pacific Ocean, as well as the San Diego coastline on both sides. Be sure to check out the sunset from here; you can't beat it!

Park Perk: Another view your family won't want to miss? The practically pro surfing going on down below the park. The kids will love watching these awesome athletes show their stuff.

1658 Coast Blvd. at 17th St.
Del Mar, Ca
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Photo courtesy of Eric G. via Yelp

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— Claire Schillings