Foster City has a distinctive look and feel due to its unique architecture and numerous bridges crossing over its beautiful lagoons. With 223 acres of waterways, 13 miles of shoreline and 12 residential islands, Foster City offers visitors a myriad of recreational opportunities such as canoeing, paddle boating, and windsurfing. A trail, which extends all the way to Coyote Point in Burlingame, is popular with walkers, runners, skaters and cyclists. There are several parks (including a dog park) and a nine-hole golf course and driving range. Bridgepointe Shopping Center is located conveniently adjacent to Foster City.