Sitting beside the Upper
River and nestled in a pine, oak,
and cedar forest, the Dunsmuir City Park is not what you think of when
you hear the word "park."
Our Park is a refuge from the hurly-burly of our busy lives. It's a
place where you can fish in a blue ribbon trout stream. Or where
children can run and play on safe playground equipment.
It is also a place for small picnics with a few close friends
or large parties with a 100 or more celebrants... a sacred place to
sanctify a marriage and celebrate the union afterward.
Our Park is a place of
great beauty with a rainbow of colors during
three seasons... and a blanket of white in
For Groups over 30, Reservations are Required
for the use of all Park Facilities.
Call (530) 235.4740 for more information.
Thank you for your cooperation!
Starting in the spring, the Botanical
Gardens are a feast for the eyes
as dogwood trees, wild azaleas, Shasta lilies, rhododendrons and
countless other flowering plants burst into bloom.
In autumn the park colors dramatically change to golden yellow, mellow
orange and vibrant red as leaves begin to fall. Even in the winter the
falling snow lends its own touch of beauty to the area.
Our Park is a magical
place. Please explore it by taking a virtual tour
of the links to the left.
-- most important -- come and visit our Park in
person... and have it become your Park to return to again and again.
- Babe Ruth's place in the Park's history
- Seeing our local teams play football
& baseball -- and
how you can use our field for your tournaments
- The largest outdoor pool in Siskiyou County
- Special events
in the park and the Community Center
- How you can use
our facilities for weddings,
picnics, parties, and special events