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San Luis Obispo County Parks & Recreation

Think Outside with SLO County Parks

San Luis Obispo County Parks & Recreation

Think Outside with SLO County Parks

San Luis Obispo County Parks & Recreation

Think Outside with SLO County Parks

San Luis Obispo County Parks & Recreation

Think Outside with SLO County Parks

San Luis Obispo County Parks & Recreation

Think Outside with SLO County Parks

Welcome to San Luis Obispo County Parks!

Our goal is to offer you the most enjoyable and rewarding recreational experience possible on California’s Central Coast. We manage a wide range of facilities including trails, golf courses, campgrounds, pools, picnic sites and more. Our Mission is to ensure diverse opportunities for recreation and the personal enrichment of the County’s residents and visitors while protecting its natural, cultural, and historical resources. To put it more simply, we invite you to visit SLO County Parks, have fun, and “Think Outside!”

Distinguished Veteran Pass Now Being Accepted

County Parks is now honoring the California State Parks Distinguished Veteran Pass  for veterans to receive a 50% discount.  A current drivers license or identification verification must be presented and must match the name on the card. Reservations for camping must be completed online and the discount will be refunded at check-in. Discount is not available on Reservation Fees and Extended Stays.

Dairy Creek Golf Course will host “Fear the Unknown” Haunted House

October 26th – 31st, Dairy Creek Golf Course Clubhouse will be home to a new Halloween haunted house attraction called “Fear the Unknown” with hours from 6:30 pm to 10 pm. Hours on Halloween Night, October 31st, will be extended to 6 pm to 10 pm.  Fear the Unknown will include live characters scaring the daylights out of thrill‑seeking guests.

Tickets will be $7.00 for singles, $5.00 per person for groups of six or more, and $12 for unlimited entry per day. Tickets can be purchased at the door. The proceeds of the haunted house will benefit The First Tee of the Central Coast and San Luis Obispo County Parks and Recreation. For more information, please contact Heptig at (805) 781-1318.

Come on out. We dare you!

New Parks and Trail Interactive Map App!

County of San Luis Obispo Parks and Recreation invites you to “Think Outside” with our new interactive map application.  Click here to visit our Parks & Trail View web application at  to search for County parks and trails. Whether you’re looking for a new adventure or your favorite local park you can find it using our new Parks & Trail View map application on your desktop or tablet.  Available soon on your handheld phone.

Explore San Luis Obispo County by Map

Click here for San Luis Obispo County Parks & Trails App