San Luis Reservoir State Recreation Area

Phone Number

(209) 826-1197

Max. Trailer Lengths

Trailer: Up to 30 Feet
Camper/Motorhome: Up to 30 Feet

Park Hours

6:00am - Sunset
Vessel Use: 6:00am-Sunset

Dogs Allowed?

Yes
Dogs allowed only in campground.

Driving Directions to San Luis Reservoir SRA

On Highway 152, 7 miles West of I-5, or 33 miles East of Highway 101 from Gilroy.
Address for Park Headquarters:
31426 Gonzaga Road, Gustine, CA 95322
Hours are Monday-Friday, 8am - 5pm Closed Saturday, Sunday and Holidays

Visitors will be able to reserve campsites and lodging six months in advance from the current date. Bookings may extend from the arrival date to the desired departure date – based on availability and the park’s maximum stay rules.

BOATING
Boating
Boat Ramps
OVERNIGHT FACILITIES
Family Campsites
Group Campsites
Primitive Camping
RV Sites w/Hookups
RV Dump Station
RV Access
TRAIL USE
Hiking Trails
Horseback Riding
DAY-USE ACTIVITIES & FACILITIES
Picnic Areas
Exhibits and Programs
Fishing
Guided Tours
Off-Highway Vehicles
Beach Area
Swimming
Windsurfing/Surfing
Family Programs
Geocaching
OTHER FACILITIES & VISITOR INFORMATION
Parking
Restrooms / Showers
Restrooms
Drinking Water Available
Wheelchair Accessible

Welcome to San Luis Reservoir State Recreation Area!

Nestled in the grassy hills of the western San Joaquin Valley near historic Pacheco Pass, San Luis Reservoir State Recreation Area is noted for boating, board sailing, camping, and picnicking. But it's anglers who find the unit's three lakes most inviting.

Temporary Closure Notice: Dam Safety Project to Temporarily Close Basalt Campground and Day Use Area at San Luis Reservoir SRA: California State Parks announced the extended temporary closure of the Basalt Campground and Day Use Area at San Luis Reservoir State Recreation Area due to a Safety of Dams Project.  As of May 31, 2022 the Basalt Campground and Day Use Area will be closed for the entirety of the Dam Safety Project. Reservation holders will be contacted directly by State Parks’ reservation system -- ReserveCalifornia.com. Alternative campgrounds and day use locations will remain open in the park complex during the temporary closure. 

PACHECO STATE PARK CELEBRATES 25 YEARS OF PRESERVATION!

(1/28/2022) Pacheco State Park invites you to learn about the conservationists that help preserve the diversity of the Central Valley community. California State Parks, Fatjo corporation and the Four Rivers Association along with community partners are hosting a variety of events throughout the county from January through June that focus on land preservation, celebrating the areas diverse natural and cultural history and the connections we have to each other and the community.

Pacheco Events

We are excited to have an opportunity to highlight the great work that is being done in the Central Valley to preserve its diverse communities for future generations to learn from and enjoy. Get involved in your local park and meet a wonderful group of nonprofit and nature conservation leaders. Explore what can happen in the next 25 years to preserve and protect places special to us and important to future land use.

Explore San Luis Reservoir SRA: 

Graphic link for About the Park page

Graphic link for Day Use page

Graphic link for Camping pageGraphic link for Jasper Sears Off-Highway Vehicle Area page

Graphic link for Boating page
Graphic link to the Four Rivers Natural History Association page


Contact Us:

Four Rivers Sector Office (209) 826-1197

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Basalt Campground Kiosk (209) 827-6846
O'Neill Forebay Kiosk (209) 826-4714
Los Banos Creek Kiosk (209)826-6393
Mederios Entrance Kiosk (209) 826-6240