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Fall at Hart Memorial Park

Fall at Hart Memorial Park

Mirror Lake at Hart Park

Mirror Lake at Hart Park

Lake Ming Boating

Lake Ming Boating

Lake Ming Boat Launch

Lake Ming Boat Launch

Lake Ming Play Area

Lake Ming Play Area

The Barn at Hart Park

The Barn at Hart Park

The Barn at Hart Park

The Barn at Hart Park

Hart Park

Hart Park

Tehachapi Mtn Camp Winter

Tehachapi Mtn Camp Winter

Tehachapi Mtn Camp Winter

Tehachapi Mtn Camp Winter

Lake Ming Hilltop Area

Lake Ming Hilltop Area

Welcome to the Kern County Parks Reservation Website 

 

NO CASH ACCEPTED at  Buena Vista Campground and Day Use area

Only Debit or Credit Card Accepted 

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2021-2022 TROUT FISHING SEASON

The next Trout Plant is scheduled for the month of February 2022.
 
 As a reminder to all our fishing friends, the Annual Trout Fishing Season Pass is available for $125.  This entitles the holder to fish all season from November 23, 2021 thorugh April 10, 2022.

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2022 Boat Permits and Buena Vista Annual Entry Permits are now available.

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Kern River and Buena Vista Campground:

Please note: Check-out is 12pm

NO over-stay is allowed.  All over-stay campers will be cited/fined by the Rangers.

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Please note:  Only two campsites per customer, per date are allowed.  At BV Campground, only one waterfront campsite per customer, per date is allowed.

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Transfers & Cancellations cannot be made on-line.

Please call the Parks Admin office for assistance with a cancellation or transfer at 661-868-7000. 

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 For emergencies after 5 p.m. please contact: the Sheriff's Dispatch at (661) 861-3110.

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Kern County Parks and Recreation Department is located at:  1115 Truxtun Avenue,Third Floor-General Services Office, Bakersfield CA  93301(661)  868-7000