Baylis Park Picnic Area

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
National Forest Scenic Byway

Baylis Park was named after Dr. John Baylis, who was instrumental in getting the Rim of the World Highway built (Highway 18). Baylis is a popular stop for visitors traveling up into the mountains. Strawberry Peak Fire Lookout Tower is nearby. Site is accessible.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Sunrise to Sunset
Area Amenities: Picnic tables, Toilets, Parking
Fees: U.S. Fee Area Logo Adventure Pass Required $5/day or $30/year. Interagency Passes also accepted. For more information, please visit our recreation pass page.
Restroom: Available
Information Center:
Mountain Top Ranger District | Big Bear Discovery Center
40971 North Shore Drive, Highway 38
P.O. Box 69
Fawnskin, CA 92333
1-909-382-2790 Thursday thru Monday. (Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays)

General Information

Directions: Hwy 18 east of Lake Gregory Drive.

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Toilets: vault

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