Rio Vista Park
No Admission Fee
- Basketball Court
- Picnic Areas
- Picnic Tables
- River Access Point
- Swimming Pool
- Tennis Court
NOTICE: Mayor’s Order Prohibits Gatherings Over 10 & Closes Select Facilities Until May 11
All Parks and Recreation programs and events have been suspended through May 11. The Activity Center is closed until further notice. River front parks, playgrounds, the skate park, dog park, public restrooms and water fountains are closed. River front parks include: Rio Vista, City Park, Plaza Park, Veramendi, Bicentennial, Children’s Park, Crook Park, Veteran’s Memorial Park, Dog Beach, Capes Park, Thompson’s Island, Stokes Park, Ramon Lucio Park, and Wildlife Annex/Wilderness Park. Click here to view a map of all San Marcos river parks.
- 20 acres
Rules & Guidelines
All park rules must be followed.
Please visit our Facility Rental page for additional information on picnic area and pavilion rentals.
There is no cost to use the San Marcos River. Parking is also free. Visitors may bring their own tubes, kayaks, canoes, and paddleboards or rent one from a vendor.