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Welcome to the Kern County Parks & Recreation web site. Here you will find locations and facilities to meet your needs from kayaking to company picnics,
from weddings to outdoor adventures, from water skiing to service club meetings and much more.
We invite you to learn about our many parks and buildings and how they add to the quality of life in Kern County.
Escape the Heat: Cooling Center Information and Current Status
Senior citizens and others at risk from extreme heat can find relief at cooling centers across Kern County. Cooling center information will be updated daily.
Petroglyph Parking Lot Closed for Repairs
Parks Department Seeking Reservations Specialists at Buena Vista
If interested, please review the details below. We regularly look at these applications, especially during our peak
Two free fishing days announced for 2018 (860K PDF)
The Spray Park at Casa Loma Park is Now Open
Special Events at Lake Ming - 2018
Kern County Parks & Recreation strives to do the best job possible in serving our customers. Comments and suggestions for improvement are always appreciated!
Kern County Parks & Recreation manages 8 regional parks, 40 neighborhood parks, and 25 public buildings, supervises three golf courses and landscapes 76 county buildings. Our facilities include fishing lakes, Veterans, Senior, Community and Recreation Buildings, group and individual campgrounds, boating, sailing, a soccer park, and museums.
Parks and Recreation Master Plan - Adopted 7/6/10 (PDF)
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