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Parks & Trails

Click on any of the park links to the left to find out more information on an individual park.  If you already know which park you would like to reserve, please click the link below.

The City of Visalia's parks and trails provide an inviting array of recreation opportunities for residents and visitors alike. From tot lots and playgrounds, to picnic areas and sports fields, parks provide fun for all! Our trail system is an exciting amenity which invites residents and visitors alike to enjoy the natural beauty of our community.

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What do the parks include?

Ammenities vary from park to park, and some locations allow for bounce houses, water slides or alcohol permits to be purchased to enhance the event. These permits can only be obtained with a paid reservation at areas that allow such ammenities. Permits may be added up until noon one business day prior to the event, and reservation contracts must be presented at the time.

If you are a bounce house or amusement vendor, and are interested in becoming an approved City vendor, please call (559) 713-4365.

How do I reserve a park arbor, park or trail? 


Although all of our parks and trails are open to the community, not all of our parks and trails have areas that are available to rent. For the areas that can be reserved, individuals or groups may fill out a reservation application for a specific park, arbor or the St. John's trail.

Reservations for park arbors will be accepted until 5 p.m. on the third business day prior to the scheduled event.  Reservations can be made online here or in person at our business office located inside the Anthony Community Center (located at 345 N. Jacob Street, Visalia, CA) between the hours of 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. 

To contact our staff by telephone, call (559) 713-4365, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.  You can also send an email to

To reserve an entire park or trail, you must complete the reservation application and a City of Visalia Special Event application no later than 60 days previous to the desired event date. For more information on the City's special event process, visit the Special Events page.


Chip In to Make Parks Better!

This informational brochure explains all you need to know to help us out!

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