Trail, Gate, & Facility Status and Hours

Subject to closure due to wet weather or high fire risk days


Trail Status

Trail Status*
Upper Park Trails – North Side


(Updated 11/14/22)

Upper Park Trails – South Side


(Updated 11/14/22)

*Unless otherwise indicated, “CLOSED” trails pertains to vehicles, equestrians, and bicyclists.

 Gate Hours

Bidwell Park Locations Open Close (April-September) Close(October-March)
South Park Drive Entrance at Cedar Grove & Exit

11:00 AM 


9:00 PM 7:00 PM
Petersen Drive Entrance near Manzanita & Exit

11:00 AM


9:00 PM 7:00 PM
South 1-Mile Gate and Bollards- 4th Street Entrance 9:00 AM 9:00 PM 7:00 PM
Caper Acres (Closed Monday unless it is a holiday, then closed on Tuesday)

9:00 AM

9:00 PM 7:00 PM
North 1-Mile Parking Lot 7:30 AM 9:00 PM 7:00 PM
1-Mile Restroom- South Side 7:30 AM 9:00 PM 7:00 PM
Cedar Grove Parking Lot 7:30 AM  9:00 PM 7:00 PM
5-Mile Gate 7:30 AM 9:00 PM 7:00 PM
Horse Arena Gate 7:30 AM 9:00 PM 7:00 PM
Main Upper Park Gate 5:30 AM  11:00 PM 9:00 PM
Gate at Horseshoe Lake (Parking Lot E, Closed Sun – Mon)

CLOSED To Vehicles

(Updated 11/17/22)

9:00 PM 7:00 PM
Gate at Diversion Dam (Parking Lot L) Closed until further notice due to extensive road damage.    

Facility Hours

Facility Hours
Caper Acres

Open Tuesday – Sunday, 9:00AM – 9:00PM (closed on Tuesday if Monday is a Holiday) 

City Plaza Fountain On Noon to 8:00 p.m. due to drought conditions
Five Mile Recreation Area Open
One Mile Recreation Area Open
Peregrine Point Disc Golf Course

OPEN (Updated 11/17/22)

Sycamore Pool

Open-No Lifeguards on Duty at this time

Ringle Park Restroom 5:00 AM – 9:00 PM
City Plaza Restroom 5:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Transit Center Restroom 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM (Oct-Mar)

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