Lake Fulmor Day Use Area

Area Status: Open
This photograph shows Lake Fulmor and its fishing pier located on the San Jacinto Ranger District

Lake Fulmor is a delightful oasis for people and wildlife. On the trail winding around the lake look for ground squirrels, tree frogs, butterflies, and dragonflies; listen for the raucous chatter of Steller’s jays. Fully accessible pier, picnic tables and toilet.

Fishing information: Rainbow trout may be planted by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. Their fish planting schedule is available online

At a Glance

Current Conditions:  A full closure of this site will make way for improvements funded by the 2020 Great America Outdoors Act, which established a fund to address the agency's deferred maintenance backlog. The north side restroom building will be replaced, paved walkways will be improved. Due to weather and contracting, completion is expected July 2023.  Call for updates.
Operational Hours: Day use only.
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. Pass must be acquired before arriving at parking lot. In Idyllwild, adventure passes may be purchased at the San Jacinto District Office, or from a number of other local businesses.  From Banning, passes can be purchased at Seven Star Food Store, check availability.
Busiest Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Banning, Idyllwild.
Water: None
Restroom: Available
Information Center:
San Jacinto Ranger District
54270 Pine Crest
P.O. Box 518
Idyllwild, CA 92549

General Information

Directions: Located about 10 miles north of Idyllwild

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