Swim beach is open Thursday through Sunday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm from July 9th to September 6th . Face coverings are required outside of water. Physical distancing required inside and outside of water. No lounging on the sand. No water toys allowed in or out of water.

Due to high attendance capacity, gates may close for safety and health concerns. Please call in to check on attendance before making the drive to Santa Fe Dam. The following dates may experience high attendance capacity causing gate closure: August 1, August 29, September 26.


Summer/Fall: May 1st – October 31st:
Vehicle Entry Fee: $10.00 Daily

Winter/Spring: November 1st – April 30th:
Vehicle Entry Fee: $10.00 Weekends and Holidays

Seniors and Disabled Person’s Vehicle: $5.00 daily (Year Round)
Vehicle Driver must be 65 years or older and Disabled Person must present current placard.

Bus: $30.00 daily (Year Round)

Limousine: $16.00 daily (Year Round)

Recreational Vehicle: $14.00 daily (Year Round)

Boat Launching (Non Motorized): $7.00 (Year Round)

Boat Launching (Motorized): $11.00 (Year Round)

Vehicle Annual Transferable Permit: $150.00

Senior Vehicle Annual Transferable Permit: $75.00 (Excludes Holidays & Special Events)

Senior Boat Launching Annual Permit (Motorized): $65.00

Senior Boat Launching Annual Permit (Non Motorized): $50.00

Boat Launching Annual Permit (Motorized): $135.00

Boat Launching Annual Permit (Non Motorized): $105.00


The swim beach will only be open Thursday through Sunday starting from July 9th to September 6th from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm with restrictions.

  • All participants must adhere to physical distancing requirements of 6 feet.
  • All participants are required to wear face coverings except while in the water.
  • Gatherings of single household units of 10 or less may be permitted. Groups larger than 10 persons are not allowed.
  • Balls, floats (other than U.S. Coast Guard approved personal floatation devices), and toys shall not be permitted in the water.
  • Tents of any kind, including unenclosed sun shelters and umbrellas, are prohibited on the swim beach.
  • Restrooms will be sanitized regularly.
  • Water fountains shall be available to fill water bottles only.
  • Participants will be asked to leave if not complying with these restrictions.


Santa Fe Dam Water Play Area remains closed for Summer 2020.

When open, requirements includes:

  • Open Weekends & Holidays from Memorial Day Weekend to Labor Day.
  • Proper swimming attire must be worn by all who enter the Water Play Area. Including children and the adults supervising them.
  • Cost: $2.00 per person and session; four (4) sessions per day; 90 minutes each.
    • 1st Session 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
    • 2nd Session 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    • 3rd Session 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • 4th Session 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Children no taller than 52 inches allowed.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
  • Children should be potty trained, if not swim diapers are required.


No group picnics over 10 people are allowed at this time due to the COVID-19. We are not issuing reservations until further notice.


The 2020 Junior Lifeguards program has been cancelled  due to the COVID-19.


Overnight Family Fishing and Camping Events
Reservation link: http://reservations.lacounty.gov

July 31-Aug 1
Aug 28-Aug 29
Sept 25-Sept 26

Event is from 6:00 pm – 7:00 am the following morning. Re-entry will not be permitted after 8:00 am.

General admission is $10.00 per person while children 11 and under are admitted entry for free.

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