Quarry Lakes Picnic Areas

There are FIVE (5) reservable sites at Quarry Lakes Regional Recreation Area. Beer and wine is only allowed at reservable picnic sites with an additional permit. A picnic reservation does not guarantee entrance to the swim area.

Lampert Knoll (50 person capacity)

Parking is approximately 25 yards away. The site overlooks Horseshoe Lake. The tables and BBQ are on gravel. There are six (6) ADA picnic tables at the site.

Niles (35 person capacity)

This side is inside the swim area. No alcohol is allowed inside the swim area. There are four (4) ADA picnic tables at the site. Flush toilets are nearby. This site is not ADA accessible, you must cross over the lawn. There is a paved path to the water. The site is on a grassy hill.

North Ensenada (200 person capacity)

This site is a covered pavilion. The tables and BBQ are on a cement slab. There is a lawn surrounding the site. There are flush toilets approximately 50 yards away. There are nineteen (19) ADA picnic tables at the site. Inflatable play equipment is allowed with an additional permit.

Osprey (50 person capacity)

Flush toilets are approximately 75 yards away. There are five (5) ADA picnic tables at the site. Parking is a short walk from the site.

South Ensenada (200 person capacity)

This site is a covered pavilion. The tables and BBQ are on a cement slab. There is a lawn surrounding the site. There are flush toilets approximately 50 yards away. There are nineteen (19) ADA picnic tables at the site. Inflatable play equipment is allowed with an additional permit.

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Lampert Knoll (50 person capacity)

Niles (35 person capacity)



North Ensenada (200 person capacity)



Osprey (50 person capacity)


South Ensenada (200 person capacity)



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