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Vasona Lake County Park

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333 Blossom Hill Road, Los Gatos, CA 95032
+1 408-356-2729
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Small local lake--nice to walk around

This is a small lake that has plenty of space to walk around or just have a picnic with the kids... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Greatplacesnv
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Las Vegas
A lovely place to picnic.

We found Vasona by accident when the traffic on 17 was so backed up going to Santa Cruz. What a... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2018
Lori S
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“vasona lake” (21 reviews)
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333 Blossom Hill Road, Los Gatos, CA 95032
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+1 408-356-2729
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a small lake that has plenty of space to walk around or just have a picnic with the kids and or family.

Thank Greatplacesnv
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Reviewed March 15, 2018

We found Vasona by accident when the traffic on 17 was so backed up going to Santa Cruz. What a pleasant surprise. Large park with a lake and walking trails. Train for the kids. A lot of picnic areas. Super hot in summer, so Spring...More

1  Thank Lori S
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Reviewed March 1, 2018

I have been to large work events, and small private groups events at Vasona. It's a beautiful place to hang out. What I really enjoyed recently, however, was the Christmas Fantasy of Lights. It was my first time driving through, and my friend and I...More

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Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

Big or little kids, there’s lots to do at Vasona. Perfect for a cycle on the Los Gatos Creek Trail, you can rent paddle boats or stand up paddle boards.

1  Thank Ann T
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Reviewed February 19, 2018

We love stopping by here and walking around the park. There are things for all ages. The lake is beautiful. At Christmas there are lights and displays.

Thank JeriLG
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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

This is such a lovely park It has beauty serenity and even a small lake to do sailing. There are ducks going down the stream too, kids enjoy feeding them. It is great for the neighborhood to have some where to bike and hike safely....More

Thank Amir H
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

Vasona Lake Park has something for everyone. It's HUGE, 152 acres, containing the pretty Los Gatos Creek flowing into the gorgeous Vasona Lake. The paved trails of the park pass by the side of the creek and along three sides of the lake, and one...More

1  Thank jgjp
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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Paddle boats, a nearby steam train at the Town Park (within easy walking distance), a beautiful trail and well kept grounds make this an ideal place to go with kids, or for a picnic, or just an easy hike or biking outing. It’s nestled in...More

Thank AMRav
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Reviewed December 21, 2017

Have always wanted to go to the Fantasy of Lights at Vasona Park. Never got it done. This year we could get tickets for specific time to see the lights. Was very impressed with how organized the experience was. The lights were amazing. It took...More

Thank JudyH432
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Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

There is some much space to walk around & you're next door to Oak Meadow Park that has the train & merry-go-round.

Thank AnytimeTravelChick
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dcburch42
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
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dalaine00
July 25, 2017|
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No swimming
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David J
July 29, 2016|
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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
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