• Facility permit is required for field use.

  • Adult supervision of children is required.

  • No pets.

  • No bikes, scooters, skateboards or rollerblades.

  • No alcohol or drug use.

  • No smoking or use of tobacco products.

  • No weapons.

  • No glass containers.

  • No fighting.

  • No littering.

  • No jumping over fences or entering private property to retrieve balls.

  • No food or beverage, including gum, seeds, nuts, sports drinks or soft drinks are allowed on or around the synthetic turf fields.

  • No open fires, grilling or other cooking allowed on park grounds accept by authorized concessionaires.

  • No selling food or other items without a permit.

  • No person shall loiter at or about the restrooms.

  • No vehicles are permitted on grass or turf areas.

  • Parking is allowed in designated areas only.

  • Permit is required for amplified sound.

  • Play is not permitted on fields closed due to wet field conditions.

  • Individuals using this facility do so at their own risk.

  • No person shall enter, loiter or remain in the park between the hours of 10 p.m. and 7 a.m. the following day without a permit.


Annual Fall Festival at the Schoolhouse

1st Saturday in October

Golden Leaves

Fall Fest

September 17, 2020

1:30 p.m. - ZOOM Video Meeting

Participant Call in: + 1 669 900 9128

Meeting ID: 878 9667 6557

Password: 707521

All request to speak forms MUST be completed and submitted at least 24 hours in advance.



Recreation activities are restricted at Lake Skinner to help prevent the spread of quagga and zebra mussels:​

  • No Body Contact/Swimming

  • No Floatation Devices

  • Fishing equipment Inspections required upon entry

  • Vessel inspections required upon arrival to launch

Visit: wildlife.ca.gov/Conservation/Invasives/

Quagga-Mussels or invasivespeciesinfo.gov/


To learn more about RivCoParks’ quagga containment and prevention program, please read the full policy Here.

To Learn more about RivCoPark’s Vessel requirements, Click Here.


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