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San Francisco, California: Parrots of Telegraph Hill

Feral red-masked parakeets perch in the trees of an otherwise typical San Francisco park.

Ferry Park

100 Clay St., San Francisco, CA
Ferry Park. The park crosses Drumm St. between Washington and Clay Sts. The parrots are easier to see in winter, when the trees have no leaves.
Peak parrot time: 5 PM Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Parrots of Telegraph Hill.

Parrots of Telegraph Hill

The parrots of Telegraph Hill tend to show up at the parks near Clay and Drumm Streets every day at approximately 5 PM.

[Missy, 09/18/2019]

A sign warns: "Feeding birds including parrots prohibited."

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