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Memorial/Pescadero Creek Park Complex., Pescadero Creek Park


Memorial/Pescadero Creek Park Complex., Pescadero Creek Park

San Mateo County Parks Department

Contains Jack Brook Horse Camp with two group camping areas.


The Memorial/Pescadero Creek Park Complex covers 8,020 acres and is comprised of three separate county parks managed as a single unit. Pescadero Creek Park contains the Jack Brook Horse Camp (by reservation only) with two group areas, one for ten persons, the other for a maximum of 65. Offers restrooms, hot showers, RV Sani-station, water, electricity, phone, outdoor kitchen area, hitch racks and corrals. Firewood available for a small fee. Tarwater and Shaw Flat Hike-in Camps have pit toilets, fire rings, no water or garbage collection. An entrance permit is required. Reservations can be made by calling 650-363-4021 or visiting


Public Transit:

No public transit.
9500 Pescadero Creek Road, Loma Mar, CA 94020 37.2777053 -122.2930115 Parks

Service Options

Languages Spoken:

  • Spanish



Call for current prices (650 879-0212). Cash and traveler's checks accepted.


Hikers, equestrians, bicyclists, backpack campers


Children age 18 or under must be accompanied by an adult when camping

How to Apply:

Apply in person to Memorial Park for entrance permit to Tarwater Creek and Shaw Flat.

Service Wait Estimate:

Camps are sometimes full.

Service Areas:

  • San Mateo County