Beverly Terrace lies west of Alameda de las Pulgas and into the hills to Crestview Drive. Vista Park on Crestview Drive offers a panoramic view of the San Francisco Bay, and North Crestview Park across the street looks out to a peaceful scene of rolling hills. Opportunities abound for enjoying recreation out in nature. Big Canyon Park is 16 acres of open space with trails, scurrying brush animals and birds soaring overhead. Highlands Park is an extensive park with tennis courts, baseball diamonds, playground, and stadium field.

Heather Elementary School is a public charter school that runs preschool to 4th grade. The school is on an 11-acre campus with a priceless view of the bay.