Monterey County Parks Dept.
General Correspondence
1441 Schilling Place, 2nd Floor
Salinas, CA 93901
831.755.4899 (Reservations)
831.755.4895 (Business) 
888.588.2267 (Toll Free)
831.757.9516 (Fax)

Laguna Seca:
831.242.8200 (Reservations)

Lake San Antonio & Lake Nacimiento:
805.237.4924 (Reservations)


Youth Camping

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Youth Overnight Area (YONA) 

Maximum Capacity: 100 people

The Youth Overnight Area (YONA), a perfect outdoor location for youth groups to experience overnight camping, and is available by reservation only. YONA is in a secluded area of the park, away from the public picnic areas. The camp area rests on an attractive, oak-shaded knoll surrounded by hiking trails.

Parking is limited. Buses are not allowed to access the YONA parking lot due to limited parking and turnaround ability.

Alcohol is not permitted.

CHECK-IN: Between 2:00-4:00 p.m. CHECK-OUT: 12:00 p.m. (noon)

Applicant will be charged an additional day for early check-ins prior to 2:00 p.m. or late check-out after 12:00 noon.

This site does not have electrical outlets.

The site rental includes:

  • Wooden picnic tables
  • Small standing BBQ pits
  • Fire rings
  • Water
  • Restrooms (ADA accessible)

The Park entrance fee is not included in the rental price and is charged when entering the park.

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Click Below to Make a Reservation or Buy an Annual Pass:

Monterey County Parks 
Toro Park, Jacks Peak Park, San Lorenzo Park, Royal Oaks Park

Lake Nacimiento

Lake San Antonio