Briones Regional Park

Briones Picnic Areas - Lafayette / Martinez

Fees
Parking: $3 per vehicle (when kiosk is attended); $3 per trailered vehicle. Buses: $25/per bus.
Dogs: $2 per dog. Guide and Service dogs are free.
PLEASE NOTE: Dogs are required to be on leash (six-foot maximum) in certain areas within the park.
Hours
Alhambra and Bear Creek
Jan. 1-31: 8am-5pm
Feb. 1-Mar. 13: 8am-6pm
Mar. 14-Apr. 10: 8am-7pm
Apr. 11-Sep. 5: 8am-8pm
Sep. 6-Nov. 6: 8am-7pm
Nov. 7-Dec. 31: 8am-5pm

Parking Lot Hours
8am to sunset
Address
5363 Alhambra Valley Rd.
Martinez, CA, US 94553
Phone
Reservations Department
1-888-327-2757, option 2
Briones Regional Park
1-888-327-2757, option 3, extension 4508

Venue Activities

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Picnicing
Picnicking

There are three (3) reservable sites at Briones Regional Park. Beer and wine are allowed without a permit.

Crow Picnic Site (50 person capacity)

There is one (1) ADA bathroom near the site

Newt Hollow (150 person capacity)

Popular site for weddings

Oak Grove Picnic Site (50 person capacity)

Inflatable play equipment allowed with additional permit

Visit the Picnic’s Frequently Asked Questions for information on fees, rules, making a reservation, and other important information when making a picnic reservation.

Crow Picnic Site (50 person capacity)

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Crow Picnic Site 1
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Crow Picnic Site 2
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Crow Picnic Site 3
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Crow Picnic Site 4

Newt Hollow (150 person capacity)

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Newt Hollow 1
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Newt Hollow 2
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Newt Hollow 3

Oak Grove Picnic Site (50 person capacity)

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Oak Grove 1
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Oak Grove 2
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Oak Grove 3

Contact Reservations

Reservations & drop-in info for upcoming activities, classes, programs & events and
indoor facilities & picnic sites availability info can be accessed online, 24 hours a day.

For Questions and Indoor Facilities/Picnic Reservations,
please call our Reservations Department
Phone: 1-888-EBPARKS (888-327-2757), option 2
Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm. Closed weekends and holidays.