Entry, Annual Pass & Fishing Fees

Type Daily Fee Annual Fee
Entry & Parking $6 $85
Entry & Parking, Senior Rate $5
Entry & Parking, CCWD Resident Rate $4
Van (10-20 Passengers) $12
Bus (21+ Passengers) $20
Daily Fishing Access Permit $5
California State Fishing License $15.12 $47.01

*Anglers aged 16 and older are required to possess a valid California fishing license and fishing access permit.

No personal watercraft (boats, canoes, kayaks and/or float tubes) are allowed on Los Vaqueros.

Picnic sites are located throughout the watershed at staging areas and the Los Vaqueros marina. In addition, the Kellogg Creek Picnic Area in the northern watershed can be reserved for groups at $125 for the day. To reserve the Kellogg Creek Picnic Area, please call (925) 426-3060.


Watershed & Marina Hours
September 7:00am — 7:00pm
October 7:00am — 6:00pm
November – February 7:00am — 5:00pm
March 7:00am — 6:00pm
April – August 6:00am — 8:00pm
Los Vaqueros Interpretive Center Hours
Located on the North side of the watershed, the Interpretive Center is open Friday, Saturday & Sunday from 9:00am — 4:00pm.

Boat Rentals

To see photos of the boats, click on the boat names below.

Boat Type Hourly Half-Day
3 – 5 Hours
Full Day
5+ Hours
Security Deposit
16’ Electric Motor Boat $25 $50 $70 $65
Electric Pontoon Boat $50 $115 $165 $150

30% off electric motor boat rentals Tuesday – Thursday, non-holidays.
Free ½ day electric motor boat rental (weekdays and non-holidays only) for catching tagged fish and returning tag to the marina.