Parks Departments in Yolo County, California

Find Yolo County, California parks departments, including city and state park authorities, and systems. Parks departments provide information on local recreation facilities, city parks, state parks, activities, and recreational land use.

Solano County Parks and Recreation 8685 Pleasants Valley Road Winters, CA

Woodland Parks and Recreation 2001 East Street Woodland, CA

About the Yolo County Parks Department

The Yolo County Parks Department usually refers to a Yolo County or local government agency that is responsible for a wide range of public facilities used for active or passive recreation or as open spaces in Yolo County, CA. These include Yolo County public parks, athletic fields, indoor and outdoor pools, other sports facilities, trails, and nature preserves.

You may contact the Parks Department for questions about:
  • Yolo County parks and recreation facilities
  • Park permits
  • Community events in Yolo County, California
  • Recreation and athletic programs
  • Yolo County Parks Department jobs and employment
Yolo County Public Parks

The maintenance of Yolo County Parks Department facilities is a central responsibility of the Parks Departments. Using a combination of Department employees and contractual service providers, Parks Departments keep Yolo County facilities clean and in good repair. They may also plan and manage upgrades, expansions, and capital improvements to Yolo County parks in response to the aging of facilities or changes in public demand. The Yolo County Department of Parks and Recreation is also responsible for scheduling and coordinating the use of their facilities. A variety of clubs, sports leagues, and community groups utilize park facilities in Yolo County. Parks Departments attempt to accommodate and balance the needs of the Yolo County community in making facilities available to interested groups and the general public and may issue Yolo County park permits for authorized use.

Community Park Programs & Events

The Yolo County Parks Department also provides programs, activities, and services with its own staff and resources. Parks Department programs include youth and adult swim lessons, Little League baseball and other organized sports, fitness classes, and summer camps. The Yolo County Parks Department also runs programs in partnership with other Yolo County community organizations. The Parks and Recreation Department is often in charge of organizing special events such as Yolo County 4th of July celebrations, other holiday events, fishing derbies, and festivals.

State Parks in Yolo County

Yolo County State Parks are the responsibility of the California State Department of Conservation or Department of Environmental Protections. The U.S. National Parks Service (NPS) manages all national parks, as well as many national monuments and other properties with special designations.