Vasona Lake Park
Vasona Lake County Park and the Los Gatos Creek Parkway. The 152-acre park and connecting parkway are the most popular of Santa Clara County's regional park and recreation areas. Vasona Lake County Park includes 45 acres of lawn. There are several picnic areas available on a first-come, first-served basis. Eight reservable group areas are placed at scenic locations throughout the park. Paddleboats and rowboats are available for rental from early spring through early fall. Check out Los Gatos Recreation for more information! The lake also offers fishing for black bass, crappie, catfish, and bluegill.
Adjacent to Vasona Lake County Park is the Town of Los Gatos' Oak Meadow Park. Here, visitors can ride a carousel, picnic, play informal sports, or enjoy the playground. Miniature train rides on the Billy Jones Wildcat Railroad originate in Oak Meadow and run through Vasona Lake County Park. Visit their website for more information Billy Jones Wildcat Railroad.
Hikers, runners, bicyclists, and skaters enjoy the Los Gatos Creek multiple-use trail which begins at Lexington Reservoir and follows the Los Gatos Creek for nearly 9.5 miles through the Town of Los Gatos, Vasona Lake County Park, Los Gatos Creek County Park, and the cities of Campbell and San Jose.
The majority of Vasona Lake Park is in the 95032 zip code. The 95032 zip code makes up the northern and eastern portion of Los Gatos and spans near the Cambrian neighborhood of San Jose. Perks of the 95032 zip code is its centralization to shops and restaurants on Los Gatos BLVD as well as its short distance from several different wineries, multiple parks, and a plethora of hiking trails for active people and families. Homes in this area range from the upper 600,000’s all the way to 10 million dollars, so there is something for everybody.