Picnicking

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Day-use picnic areas are available at both Fleming Meadows and Moccasin Point recreation areas. They will accommodate you and your family on a first come, first serve basis.

Moccasin Point Group Picnic Area
Moccasin Point Picnic Area

Picnic areas for groups of 50 or more are available by reservation at Fleming Meadows and Blue Oaks recreation areas.

Blue Oaks Group Picnic Area
Blue Oaks Group Picnic Area

Fleming Meadows Picnic Area
Fleming Meadows Group Picnic Area

Offering green grass and a sandy beach, the swimming lagoon at Fleming Meadows is a popular place to picnic and swim with family and friends.

Fleming Meadows - Swimming Lagoon

Water from Don Pedro Lake is primarily used for irrigating the farm land that falls within the Turlock Irrigation District and Modesto Irrigation District boundaries. It is also used for power generation, and adds to the drinking water supply for City of Modesto. Don Pedro Dam also provides flood control for California’s Central Valley.