Sloan Johnson Oso de Oro Lake Park located at 5550 N. Forkner – Make a Reservation
Since opening in June 1995, Sloan Johnson Oso de Oro Lake Park has been the recipient of National and State awards for innovation and design excellence. It was also the model for the District’s Trolley Creek Park in southeast Fresno.
This nine-acre site combines its primary function of storm water retention with secondary functions of groundwater recharge and recreation. Nearly all construction costs were provided by private donations.
Park features include:
New reservation fees were adopted by the District’s Board of Directors on April 13, 2016, that apply to reservations from July 1, forward. After July 1, 2016, people making park reservations will be able to pay at www.fresnofloodcontrol.org by credit card. Until then, park reservation fees will be paid at the District office, located at 5469 E. Olive Avenue, Fresno, CA 93727. Details:
Arts and Crafts Pavilion – seats 35
Picnic Pavilion – seats 65
Form of payment accepted: cash or check. Payment is due 24 hours from the time a reservation is made. If payment is not received at the District office, the reservation will be automatically cancelled.
Reservation cancellations must be made by the individual who made the original reservation at least two (2) weeks prior to the reservation date in the form of a written request, email or fax, stating the following in order to receive a refund:
Address it to: FMFCD Park Reservations
5469 E Olive Ave, Fresno, CA 93727
FAX: (559) 456-2452
Cancellations received less than two (2) weeks prior to the reservation date is subject to a refund, less a $15.00 processing fee.