COVID-19 Park Rules

As of June 2, 2021

Activities Allowed

Allowable activities below mandates the practice of social distancing of at least a minimum of 6 feet from other people, except those who reside in the same household, and wearing a face covering while in our parks.

  1. Group campgrounds are permitted and must follow the California Department of Public Health’s gatherings guidance. All other restrictions in the guidance remain in place.
    • Group campgrounds are permitted and must follow the California Department of Public Health’s gatherings guidance. All other restrictions in the guidance remain in place.
  • Group (limit 50 people, refer to gatherings guidance), tent and RV Camping
  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Walking, Running
  • Picnicking (outdoor gatherings limited to 50 people).
  • BBQs & Grilling (use one of ours or bring your own).
  • Fishing. Check here for stocking dates.
  • Outdoor gatherings limited to 50 people (see gatherings guidance).
  • Restrooms are open.
  • Splash pads are open.
  • Playgrounds are open.
GUASTI, GLEN HELEN & YUCAIPA SWIM FACILITIES

Memorial Weekend 2021 Swim Season

Pools are currently operating at 35 percent capacity under the current COVID-19 restrictions. Once this number is met, the pool will be closed to new visitors.

  • Cucmamonga-Guasti & Glen Helen Pools and waterslides are currently closed due to a lifeguard shortage. We will provide updates as the situation changes.
  • Yucaipa’s swim facility will be open on the weekends (Sat. & Sun., 10 AM to 4 PM). Beginning June 15, the pool will be open Tues. – Sun., 10 AM to 4 PM.
LAKE GREGORY SWIMMING
  • For Lake Gregory beach access and swimming , contact Lake Gregory Community Recreation Company, please call 833.360.5253, visit their website at www.lakegregory.com or their Facebook page is www.facebook.com/lakegregoryco
    • See below for more details on all park locations and closures.
  • Lake Gregory boat rental inquiries, contact Lake Gregory Community Recreation Company, please call 833.360.5253, visit their website at www.lakegregory.com or their Facebook page is www.facebook.com/lakegregoryco

Activities Not Allowed

In compliance with California mandates, the following activities are not permitted:

  • Picnic shelters remain closed until further notice.
  • Gatherings over 50 people (max 50 people, refer to gatherings guidance).

The following amenities remain closed

  • Pavilions and Picnic Shelters
  • Meeting Rooms/Nature Centers
  • Athletic Fields

Park Concessionaire Information

At this time, not all park concessionaires plan to re-open. If and when stores and services at our parks plan to re-open, they will implement their own COVID-19 CDC guidelines to the County for approval. Please refer to a specific park below to find out what is re-opening.

Park Rules & Entrance Fees will still apply

The standard park rules apply while visiting our County parks and entrance fees still apply.

What’s Open & Closed due to COVID?

Information by Park Location

  • The Preserve is open
  • Trails are open (one-way trails, must follow signs and practice social distancing. Face coverings required.)
  • Restrooms are open
  • Guided bird walks, classes, tours and education hours are not available until further notice.
  • Hours: daily 7:30 AM to dusk
  • For more info, visit www.bigmorongo.org
  • Restrooms open
  • Campground is open
  • OHV trails are open

The following stores are open as of May 17, 2021

SHOPS

Open daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

  • Calico Pottery Works (weekends only)
  • Calico Rock Shop
  • Candle Shop (closed Mondays)
  • Dorsey’s Dog House
  • Lane’s General Store
  • Leather Works & Indian Trading Post
  • Odessa Red’s Parlour Crafts & Curiosities (weekends only)
  • Rock Shop
  • Sweets Shop (weekends only)
  • The Other Side (closed)
  • Woodworks (limited days)
  • Print Shop (closed Wednesdays)

ATTRACTIONS

  • Mystery Shack
  • Maggie Mine
  • Calico/Odessa Railroad
  • Gold Panning (closed)

EATERIES

  • Ol’ Miners (Mon & Tues, and Fri-Sun.)
  • Lil’s Saloon (Wed & Thurs, Sat & Sun)
  • Sweets Shop (weekends only)
  • Calico House Restaurant
    • Limited menu includes choice of smoked rib or fried chicken meal. Includes, cole slaw, potato salad, beans and roll with drink of choice).
SWIM FACILITIES

Memorial Weekend 2021 Swim Season

  • The pool and waterslides will be closed on Memorial Weekend due to a lifeguard shortage.

Park Amenities & Activities that are Open

  • Restrooms are open
  • Playground is open
  • BBQs and grills are open (use one of ours or bring your own)
  • Splash pad is open
  • Fishing is open (standard fees and license apply)
  • Group leisure activities allowed ((limit 50 people, refer to gatherings guidance)
  • Parking lot is open

Park Amenities & Activities that Remain Closed

  • Picnic shelters remain closed
  • No contact sports allowed

CONCESSIONAIRE

  • Peddle boats by Pedal Port are open
  • For pricing or more information, visit pedalport.biz
SWIM FACILITIES

Memorial Weekend 2021 Swim Season

  • The pool and waterslides will be closed on Memorial Weekend due to a lifeguard shortage.

Park Amenities & Activities that are Open

  • Restrooms are open
  • Playground is open
  • Splash pad open
  • Campground is open
  • Disc Golf allowed (must practice social distancing)
  • BBQs and grills are open (use one of ours or bring your own)
  • Fishing is open (standard fees and license apply)
  • Group leisure activities allowed ((limit 50 people, refer to gatherings guidance)
  • Parking lot is open
  • Bicycling is allowed

Park Amenities & Activities that Remain Closed

  • No contact sports allowed
  • Picnic shelters remain closed

CONCESSIONAIRES

As of March 1, 2021, the new concessionaire, Lake Gregory Community Recreation Company is now managing the park. All COVID-19 mandates are still in effect until the governor lifts restrictions.

Contact Lake Gregory Community Recreation Company, for updated information on allowable activities and open and closed amenities.

SAN MORITZ LODGE & WEDDINGS

If you are interested in having an outdoor ceremony contact the Lake Gregory Community Recreation Company at 833.360.5253.

Extended hours: Mojave Narrows will be open from 7:30 AM to 7 PM on Memorial Weekend, May 29-31, 2021.

Park Amenities & Activities that are Open

  • Campground is open
  • Restrooms are open
  • Playground is open
  • BBQs and grills are allowed (use one of ours or bring your own)
  • Splash pad is open
  • Group leisure activities (limit 50 people, refer to gatherings guidance)
  • Fishing is allowed (standard fees and license apply)
  • Parking lot is open
  • Trails are open
  • Disc Golf allowed (must practice social distancing)
  • Horseback riding allowed
  • Bicycling is allowed

Park Amenities & Activities that Remain Closed

  • No contact sports allowed
  • Picnic shelters remain closed
  • Campground is open
  • Hiking allowed
  • Walking allowed
  • Limited restroom availability

Park Amenities & Activities that are Open

  • Campground is open
  • BBQs and grills are allowed (use one of ours or bring your own)
  • Restrooms are open
  • Playground is open
  • Splash pad is open
  • Group leisure activities allowed ((limit 50 people, refer to gatherings guidance)
  • Fishing is open (standard fees and license apply)
  • Parking lot is open
  • Bird watching is allowed
  • Hiking trails are open
  • Disc Golf is allowed (must practice social distancing)
  • Kayaking is allowed
  • Horseback riding is allowed
  • Bicycling is allowed

Park Amenities & Activities that Remain Closed

  • No contact sports allowed
  • Sports fields are closed
  • Multipurpose room will remain closed
  • Picnic Shelters remain closed

CONCESSIONAIRES
Please check each website for operation hours and restrictions.

  • Prado Shooting Range, visit shootprado.com
    • Open with restrictions. Visit their website for details.
  • El Prado Golf Course, visit El Prado Golf Course
    • Open with restrictions. Visit their website for details.
  • Prado Dog Facility, visit Prado Recreation
    • Closed until July 1. Visit their website for details.
  • Prado Archery Range, visit orancobowmen.org 
    • All activities have been suspended. Visit their website for details.
  • Prado Model Airfield, visit Pomona Valley Model Airplane Club
    • Airfield is open. Visit their website for club details.
  • Prado Equestrian Center, visit Prado Park Equestrian Center
    • Please contact the Equestrian Center through their website for details.
SWIM FACILITIES

Memorial Weekend 2021 Swim Season

  • The pool and waterslides will be open with limited hours from 10 AM to 4 PM, Saturday, Sunday & Monday.

Park Amenities & Activities that are Open

  • Campground is open
  • BBQs and grills are allowed (use one of ours or bring your own)
  • Restrooms are open
  • Playground is open
  • Group leisure activities allowed ((limit 50 people, refer to gatherings guidance)
  • Fishing is open (standard fees and license apply)
  • Parking lot is open
  • Hiking trails are open
  • Bicycling is allowed
  • Disc Golf is allowed (must practice social distancing)

Park Amenities & Activities that Remain Closed

  • No contact sports allowed
  • Picnic shelters remain closed

CONCESSIONAIRE

  • Peddle boats by Pedal Port are available for rental
  • For pricing or more information, visit pedalport.biz
  • The Santa Ana River Trail will be closed between Mt. Vernon Avenue and E Street, February 17 – July 10, 2020 for repair to the flood walls and levee. We apologize for any inconvenience.