Even though I've lived in the Bay Area my whole life, this was my first time to Alcatraz, for SketchCrawl #5. First off the day was beautiful, Sunny high 60's, no wind. I would guess we had about 40 people in our group. Be sure to check out Enrico's Blog for photo's from the day.
This is along the back path to the garden's . The fence at the top surrounds the prisoner's rec yard.
About a 100 yards up the main path this is the corner of the main barracks/apartments of the facility
This is the old officers club from the original army days. It's in pretty bad shape, but a great subject to draw.