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Vasona Lake is a nice place in Los Gatos. The one bad thing is all the goose feces, it is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
San Jose, California
One of the best County Parks in Santa Clara County

Vasona Lake County Park is an awesome park, with plenty to do. One can take a ride on the Billy... read more

Reviewed January 29, 2019
Ruth M
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333 Blossom Hill Road, Los Gatos, CA 95032
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Vasona Lake is a nice place in Los Gatos. The one bad thing is all the goose feces, it is everywhere. Great for all the family. We have had birthday parties, concerts, weekend hikes, evening hikes. Good for just a stroll for two or a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rebel1999
Reviewed January 29, 2019

Vasona Lake County Park is an awesome park, with plenty to do. One can take a ride on the Billy Jones Railroad, or the Carousel. Walk the part, have a picnic at the lake or cook a BBQ. The natural wildlife is amazing. Also enjoy...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ruth M
Reviewed January 21, 2019

It is a very nice place to go and relax. You can also walk to near by cafe's and restaurants in Los Gatos. The park is very beautiful at the Christmas time.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank marodint
Reviewed January 9, 2019

The combined parks offer grass fields for sports and picnic areas (reservations required), a lake where small boats are rented and plenty of open space to put down a blanket and picnic or just enjoy the warmth of a nice day-even read a book. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bbon2ur
Reviewed December 13, 2018

The Christmas show is a drive through evening holiday event, best for families with young kids. Warmer weather is great for picnics, and the minerature train system was the life long passion of a local enthusiast. Grounds are a nice local place for family events....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JohnInItaly
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been going here since I was around 5 years old, 40+ years. Great place for a walk or to feed the ducks, the lake is stocked with trout and catfish in the summer months. We just went for the Christmas Fantasy of Lights and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed December 7, 2018

Every year at this time, the Park is transformed into a seasonal light show for the holidays. On many days you can take a slow drive through the Park to enjoy a well orchestrated light show accompanied by Christmas music if you tune in to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank glennm921
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

This is an awesome park for the kids. The train and carousel are the main reasons we go. Tickets are $3 a person. During the winter they have an awesome Christmas light set up.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank roald852
Reviewed September 4, 2018

The park has lots to offer for all age group. Train ride, playground, paved path for cycling/jogging and open green spaces to relax and read a book. There is ample parking and decent restrooms. Would definitely plan several weekends here to explore more and enjoy...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank NinaadD
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

I love to go for meditations at this park by the lake. Sometimes I take long strolls it leads to los gatos trail.

Date of experience: August 2018
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September 6, 2017|
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Response from darkmuzik | Reviewed this property |
i do not recall seeing anyone bringing their own kayak, so you might wanna call the county rec department and see what the rules are. I gather a lot of water bodies have regs that require certificates indicating the vessel... More
July 25, 2017|
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No swimming
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
this is a open park no charge kids all ages go there with parents you can dress in shorts or yoga pants top and walk as much as you like . great places to eat near there too . . they do ask keep park clean . lots places to... More