Visitors to the Santa Cruz - Monterey coast find a wide variety of attractions from popular surfing destinations around Santa Cruz to the wild and scenic Big Sur coast.
Pinto Lake Park is owned by the City of Watsonville and operated by a concessionaire. The beautiful little park has boating, fishing, boat rentals, and sports activities available. The lake has a 5 MPH speed limit and swimming and wading are not permitted. A launch ramp and fishing pier are adjacent to the campground.
Pinto Lake Park's campground is limited to RV and trailer camping. The 28 camping spaces are on grass. They have full hook-ups. Sites are arranged in two rows, with many having at least partial views of the lake. The end sites are a stone's throw from the water and have unobstructed views.
|Location:||451 Green Valley Rd., Watsonville|
|Number of Sites:||28|
|Vehicles per Site:||2 (one driven and one towed)|
|Pets:||On leash, always attended, $5 each with a maximum of 2|
|Maximum Vehicle Length:||50 feet|
|Wheelchair accessible Sites:||None designated, but most facilities accessible|
|Fees:||$40 per night for 2 people (children 16 and under free)
Additional people $5 per night
Children 16 and under free
|Check-out, Check-in:||Noon, 2 PM|
|Pinto Lake Park Campground Amenities|
|Campsites:||Full hook-ups, picnic table, BBQ|
|Campground:||piped water, WiFi|
|Website:||Pinto Lake Park|
|Nearby Attractions:||Boat launch ramp, boating, boat rentals, fishing, field sports, volleyball, close to Santa Cruz beaches, Santa Cruz Boardwalk, Ocean Speedway in Watsonville, nearby Gizdich Ranch with pick-your-own berries and a Farm Park|