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Good stroll

I love to go for meditations at this park by the lake. Sometimes I take long strolls it leads to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sara_ka84
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Los Gatos, California
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Scenic lake with lots of photo opportunities

Vasona Lake is not huge, but it is big enough that a pedestrian bridge is needed to connect both... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael K
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333 Blossom Hill Road, Los Gatos, CA 95032
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I love to go for meditations at this park by the lake. Sometimes I take long strolls it leads to los gatos trail.

Thank Sara_ka84
Reviewed 1 week ago

Vasona Lake is not huge, but it is big enough that a pedestrian bridge is needed to connect both banks of the lake. From atop the bridge you can get a good view of the lake. On a calm windless morning before the paddle boats...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great park with Vasona lake, picnic grounds and walking trails. Suitable for all ages including children who can ride Billy Jone railroad, see ducks, have ice cream and play on swings. Oak meadow park is part of the big park is excellent for children. We...More

Thank Vin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there and had a picnic and really enjoyed walking around the lake. The atmosphere is relaxed and the grounds well kept.

Thank spicysuzanne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a fantastic park... I've gone here since I was a kid. They have a small gauge train that goes around the park. It's super fun around Halloween when they decorate spooky woods... Vason a portion has a nice lake.

Thank makeitso4u
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is a small lake that has plenty of space to walk around or just have a picnic with the kids and or family.

Thank Greatplacesnv
Reviewed 16 March 2018

We found Vasona by accident when the traffic on 17 was so backed up going to Santa Cruz. What a pleasant surprise. Large park with a lake and walking trails. Train for the kids. A lot of picnic areas. Super hot in summer, so Spring...More

1  Thank Lori S
Reviewed 2 March 2018

I have been to large work events, and small private groups events at Vasona. It's a beautiful place to hang out. What I really enjoyed recently, however, was the Christmas Fantasy of Lights. It was my first time driving through, and my friend and I...More

Thank benzslkgirl
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Big or little kids, there’s lots to do at Vasona. Perfect for a cycle on the Los Gatos Creek Trail, you can rent paddle boats or stand up paddle boards.

1  Thank Ann T
Reviewed 20 February 2018

We love stopping by here and walking around the park. There are things for all ages. The lake is beautiful. At Christmas there are lights and displays.

Thank JeriLG
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dcburch42
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Response from darkmuzik | Reviewed this property |
i do not recall seeing anyone bringing their own kayak, so you might wanna call the county rec department and see what the rules are. I gather a lot of water bodies have regs that require certificates indicating the vessel... More
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dalaine00
26 July 2017|
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30 July 2016|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
this is a open park no charge kids all ages go there with parents you can dress in shorts or yoga pants top and walk as much as you like . great places to eat near there too . . they do ask keep park clean . lots places to... More
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