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Hesperia Lake Park

Hesperia Lake Park Store and Fishing are OPEN with regular hours.
Camping is closed until further notice.
Hesperia Lake Park logo; Trout and Catfish cartoon, Hesperia Recreation and Park District


Hesperia Lake Park is Open!  Hesperia lake Park Store and Fishing are OPEN with regular hours: 6:00 am to 5:00 pm.  The campground is closed until further notice.  We appreciate your understanding.

7500 Arrowhead Lake Road, Hesperia CA  92345

760-244-5951 or 1-800-521-6332

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Click Here to view or download the latest Fishing Report.


August 13, 2020, Catfish Stock (1,000 lb.):


Please stand a fishing pole's length apart (at least 6 feet).  Thank you!

Only one entrance will be open by the Lake Store and the line will be marked:

May contain: nature and outdoors


Map of Hesperia Lake Park
Hesperia Lake Park RulesHesperia Lake Park Rules 2Hesperia Lake Map



The store at Hesperia Lake Park is open every day of the year except Christmas Day to serve the needs of anglers, campers, and picnickers. Anyone wishing to fish or camp must first register at the Lake Store. The store is well stocked with an ample supply of bait and tackle, as well as a variety of camping supplies, drinks, and snacks. Store hours vary throughout the seasons.

There is no entry fee to the park itself.

Lake Hours

Lake/Park Day Use Hours:    
Daily - Dawn to Dusk                                    

Store Hours:
7 Days a Week
 - 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Fishing Hours:
7 Days a Week -
6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Night Fishing has ended for the 2020 season.  


The campground is CLOSED until further notice.  We appreciate your understanding.

Though the status of the Hesperia Days 2021 festivities is unknown at this time, we will begin taking camping reservations for that weekend, September 18-19, 2021, on February 1st. 

    May contain: fire, bonfire, and flame

    Looking for an escape? Hesperia Lake is open for camping throughout the year. Open spaces and cool clear air make a perfect setting for spending quality time with the family. A variety of sites are available at Hesperia Lake to accommodate RV’s and tent campers. All sites have a picnic table and a fire ring. RV sites will accommodate a vehicle up to 40 feet in length. Electricity and water are available in selected sites and restrooms and showers are available at no extra charge. Potable water is located throughout the campground. 


    Standard Overnight Rate:  $28.00 per night
    Limit 4 people/2 vehicles per site

    Additional People:  $2 per person, per night
    Limit 2 additional people per site

    Pets:  $2 per night
    Limit 2 pets per site

    Discount Rate:  $22.00 per site, per night
    (Discounted Rate is for District Residents, Active Military, Veterans, and standalone Nonprofit Organizations benefitting residents of the District.
    Must show ID)

    Group Tent Area:  $50 per night
    (available as of October 24, 2020)
    Limit 25 people/5 vehicles

    Please call the Lake Store to reserve a campsite at (760) 244-5951.  Reservations are not available online. 

    Hesperia Lake Camping Rules
    Map of campground at Hesperia Lake Park

    Active Duty Military and Veterans

    Hesperia Recreation and Park District wants to say THANK YOU for your time and service!  All active-duty military and veterans receive the following special:
    Fishing - $15.00 per session with military I.D.


    It's TROUT season!  We have stocks scheduled every Thursday.  

    No state fishing license is required. Hesperia Lake is a pay-to-fish lake. Adults pay $20.00 per session and have a five (5) fish limit. Seniors who are residents of Hesperia can fish for only $17.00 and still catch five (5) fish. Children 10 years and younger are $8.00 with paid adult and have a two (2) fish limit.  Patrons must present identification.  

    2018 Hesperia Lake Park Fishing Rules.pdf

    Night Fishing

    Night Fishing has ended for the 2020 season.  

    Senior Fishing

    Seniors who live within Hesperia Recreation and Park District boundaries can fish for only $17.00 with a five (5) fish limit.




    Hesperia Lake Park is a great place to host your next outdoor party, meeting, or celebration! Hesperia Lake Park is open all year. Individual picnic tables are available throughout the park. Patrons may bring their own propane barbecues. Group sites are available for a reasonable fee and reservations must be made in advance.  We ask that groups of 25 or more people have reservations.  

    All reservations must be made in person at the Lime Street District Office, 16292 Lime Street, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

    Click Here For Pricing and Availability.

    There are three individual picnic areas available to reserve.

    Picnic Area Capacity:

    • Picnic Area 1 (12 tables) - 100 people
    • Picnic Area 2 (12 tables) - 100 people
    • Picnic Area 3 (6 tables) - 50 people
    Picnic Rental Application 2020.pdfPicnic Area Fee Schedule


    Hesperia Lake Equestrian Camp

    May contain: horse, animal, mammal, person, human, apparel, clothing, helmet, and equestrian

    Hesperia Lake Equestrian Camp is available on a first-come-first-served basis. The fees for using the Equestrian Camp are as follows:

    Day Use – FREE – includes one rig (truck and trailer) and one corral.
    Overnight Camping Sites – $20.00 per night. Check-in time is 12:00 p.m. and check-out time is 11:00 a.m. the following day. Camping fee includes one rig (truck and trailer) and the use of two corrals.

    Arena Rules and EtiquetteHesperia Lake Equestrian Camping Rules


    Soccer Fields

    May contain: human, person, people, team sport, football, sport, sports, and team
    Hesperia Lake Park Soccer Fields


    John Swisher Community Center

    Reservations are not currently available due to State and Local COVID-19 orders.

    Hesperia Recreation and Park District’s John Swisher Community Center, located at Hesperia Lake, offers a unique and innovative setting for your next event. 

    Click Here to view the rental information and application.

    Outside view of John Swisher Community Center at Hesperia Lake
    John Swisher Community Center