Open 7 days a week
Day Use: 6 AM - 8 PM
Boating: 6 AM - 6:30 PM
(Running lights after sunset)
Winter Hours in Effect until 3/13/16
Lake Perris State Recreation Area
Max. Trailer Lengths
Trailer: 31 Feet
Camper/Motorhome: 31 Feet
Open 7 days a week
Driving Directions to Lake Perris SRA
Camping and Lodging
Online reservations are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Reservations can be made 7 months in advance on the first day of the month beginning at 8:00 a.m. PST via the website, by mail, or by calling the toll free telephone number at 1-800-444-7275. Due to seasonal volume, access to the ReserveAmerica website and the telephone line may at times be limited.Online Reservations
Brochures and Campground Maps
Upcoming Park Events
The 2016 Passes are available at the Lake Perris Campground!
The kiosk is open to sell the 2016 passes Thursday through Monday between 8:30 and 3:00. The kiosk will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday for the month of January.
Please note that the application requirements for the Golden Bear pass have changed. You can find more information on the Park Passes page.
Attention Boaters (Information in order to Launch at Lake Perris)
All vessels entering Lake Perris SRA will be inspected for standing water and quagga mussels. Vessels that fail inspection will not be allowed to launch. We do not want you to fail this free inspection! Please click the links below for more information on quagga mussels and details on how you can ensure your vessel will pass.
Quagga Information Video
Quagga Inspection Guidelines
Update on Dam Construction and Water Levels:
For Updates about the lake water level and the dam remediation project, please visit the Dam and Lake Concerns page.
For more information on the dam remediation project please visit the California Department of Water Resources at the Perris Dam Remediation Program site.
Available Activities and Facilities at Lake Perris State Recreation Area
Hike or Bike Campsites
RV Sites w/Hookups
RV Dump Station
Env. Learning/Visitor Center
Exhibits and Programs
Nature & Wildlife Viewing
Restrooms / Showers
Drinking Water Available