General Information

Contact Dept

  • Phone:
    (559) 600-4078
  • Fax:
    (559) 600-4548
  • Address:
    Mailing: 2220 Tulare Street, 6th floor
    Fresno, CA 93721
  • Permits & Zoning::
    (559) 600-4540 Annex Upper Level at "M" and Tulare
  • Surveyor:
    (559) 600-4022
  • New Permits & Zoning Fax:
    (559) 455-4700
  • Email Department

Public Works and Planning

Choinumni Park - Fresno County 
     Welcome to Fresno County Parks

Notices:
Ernest Lawrence Estate Inheritance

The County is accepting suggestions/proposals from the public 
for the use of remaining funds donated from the estate of Ernest Lawrence. 


Fresno County has a variety of regional parks and landscaped areas. Regional recreational facilities include 13 parks, four fishing access areas and a boat-launch/parking facility at Shaver Lake.

These areas are used for picnicking, fishing, hiking, jogging, bird watching, nature study, non-organized sports, barbecues, softball, soccer, volleyball, overnight camping, passive recreation and more. Download the County Parks brochure or the map of all Fresno County Parks (PDF).

Additional facilities include scenic drives, County Service Areas, Liberty Veterans Cemetery and the County Cemetery

Park Hours 
Summer Hours: April 1st - September 30th from 7 AM to 10 PM
Winter Hours: October 1st - March 31st from 7 AM to 7 PM  (Note:  Campers must check in prior to 7:00 PM closure at Lost Lake Park)
Seasonal Closures: Laton-Kingston Park and Skaggs Bridge Park are closed from October 1st until the day before Easter.
Permanently Closed: Pine Flat Recreation Area.

Vehicle Entrance Fees
All vehicles must pay an entrance fee, even if the party has a camping reservation. 

The entrance fee at all developed parks is $5 per vehicle.

Annual passes are available for $40 per year and can be purchased at Ace Parking, 2125 Kern Street #100, Fresno, CA 93721.  Telephone (559) 264-6422

Reservations and Rates
No reservations are required for single campsites. For information about a specific park, click the park name on the right. Download a Reservation Packet (Updated Rates Effective 5/18/2015) for group picnic areas.

Please call Parks at (559) 600-3004 to make group campsite reservations or for more information. All single campsites are assigned on a first come, first served basis:
 
NEW Rates Effective 5/18/2015
$25 per night per single campsite (second car is $5)
$200 per night per group campsite with a 10 vehicle maximum
$9 per night for seniors (age 62 and over, ID required)
$11 per night for disabled Veterans (valid ID, adjudication letter, Dept. of Defense form 214 required)
Note:  Lost Lake Park has automatic gates that close.  All campers must check in prior to the close of the park.

NEW Lost Lake Park Campground Improvement project

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NEW Credit Card Payments

Fresno County Parks accepts all major credit cards for payments of reservations.
Convenience fee = 2.29% or $1.00, whichever is greater

Rules, Regulations and Permits 
Information on bounce houses, alcohol, pets and more.
More information...

Sponsors and Volunteers
Show your support for the Fresno County parks and sign up to be a sponsor or volunteer.

Camp Hosts and Park Hosts
Fresno County Parks welcomes retired couples and individuals to apply for openings for camphosts and parkhosts. More information...  

News, Notices, and Activities 
Stay up-to-date on the latest activities and  information at the Fresno County Parks. More information...   

Contact Fresno County Parks 
For detailed information on a particular park and its location please click the links on the right or call (559) 600-3004.

 

Contact Information:
County of Fresno
Resources/Parks Division
2220 Tulare Street, 6th Floor, Fresno, CA 93721
Tel: (559) 600-3004  |  FAX (559) 600-4552
parks@co.fresno.ca.us 

 Day Use / Camping

Avocado Lake

Choinumni Park (Camping)

Courthouse Park

Kearney Park

Laton-Kingston Park (Closed from October 1st to the day before Easter)

Los Gatos Creek Park

Lost Lake Recreation Area  

Pine Flat Recreation Area  Permanently CLOSED 

Skaggs Bridge Park 

Winton Park

 Fishing Access

Fairfax Fishing Access

Huron Fishing Access

Pine Flat Handicap Fishing Access

Three Rocks Fishing Access

 Undeveloped Parks

China Creek Park

Kings River Green Belt Park

Thornburn Access Park

 Other County Areas

County Cemetery

Liberty Cemetery

Shaver Lake Launch Ramp