Lake Hemet Day Use Area

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

This popular day use area features picnic areas and lake access.

Lake Hemet offers plenty of shore fishing to the angler. Campers can stay overnight at the adjacent campground operated by the Lake Hemet Municipal Water District. The Water District also has small boats available for day rental. This site is accessible and has picnic tables and vault toilets.

California Department of Fish and Wildlife plants rainbow trout twice per month from Spring into Fall.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Please see current fire restrictions for an explanation. California Campfire Permit required.
Operational Hours: 6 am to 10 pm
Fees Adventure Pass Required $5/day or $30/year. Interagency Passes also accepted. For more information, please visit our recreation pass page.
Water: Drinking
Restroom: Available
Information Center: San Jacinto Ranger District 909-382-2921

General Information

Directions: Hwy 79

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information



Show detail SHOW

Nature Viewing

Show detail SHOW


Show detail SHOW
Areas & Activities


  Latitude : 

  Longitude :