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Picnic Reservations

San José is home to nine sprawling regional parks and over 195 neighborhood parks, many with reservable picnic areas for small or large group gatherings.

Located in some of the valley’s most picturesque surroundings, their natural environments are a perfect background for any special occasion. Given the large number of choices available, park staff can help you navigate our park system and find the best location for your event.

PICNIC RESERVATIONS >

 

View the locations below and call (408) 794-7275 for assistance.

 

View and Book available Picnic Sites

reserve buttonThis 740-acre park offers nine reservable picnic areas for groups up to 300. The picnic areas are located among a variety of settings throughout the park. Enjoy activities such as hiking, bicycling, volleyball, and horseshoe.

*During the summer the park may prohibit fires and barbecues, or the park will close due to fire hazards. Please have a back up plan.

Chaparral includes a large food prep area with a sink and faucet. This area is adjacent to the Visitor Center.

Hours

  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday-Sunday: 8 am to one half hour after sunset.

Acreage: 740

Reservable: Yes

Fees

Resident

  • Fri-Sun: $210.00
  • Mon-Thur: $145.00
  • Holidays: $310.00

Non-Resident

  • Fri-Sun: $240.00
  • Mon-Thur: $165.00
  • Holidays: $360.00

Amenities

  • Capacity: 130
  • # of Tables: 13
  • Prep Table: 1
  • Shade: None
  • BBQ: Yes
  • Water: Yes
  • Horseshoe Pit: No
  • Volleyball: No
  • Playground : No
  • Restroom: Yes
  • Air Jumper: No / Permit
  • Amplified Sound: N/A
  • Electrical Power: N/A
  • Council District: 4 & 5
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