|Picnic Area Availability||Availability Link|
|GGP – Stow Lake south side lawn||View Availability|
Stow Lake is one of the headline attractions of Golden Gate Park — and its lovely picnic spot can be yours for a party! Your friends and family will have a great time at the Stow Lake south side lawn picnic area. After snacks, go rent a paddle boat and join the fun on the lake itself!
PICNIC AND PARTY FEATURES
- B.Y.O. blanket or chairs — No picnic tables or BBQ grills are provided at Stow Lake south side lawn, but you are welcome to bring your own gas grill.
- Restrooms are located at the Stow Lake Boathouse parking lot.
- Cheers! Beer and wine are welcome at the Stow Lake south side lawn picnic area, but kegs and liquor are not. Remember: carrying open alcoholic beverages outside the picnic area is never permitted.
- Inflatable play structures (a.k.a. jumpy houses) are not permitted.
LOCATION AND DIRECTIONS
When turning on Stow Lave Drive from MLK Drive the grass area is on the right hand side before you reach the boathouse.
|Reservable Picnic Areas:||No tables, grass area only|
|Restrooms:||Yes - Stow Lake Parking Lot|
|Jumpers Allowed:||Not Allowed|
|BBQ Allowed:||Not Provided - BYO Gas Grill|
|Alcohol:||Yes; Beer and Wine Only; No Glass/No Liquor|
|Parking:||Street - limited availability|
|Nearest Bathroom:||Stow Lake parking lot restrooms|