Highland Springs

The Lake County Watershed Protection District owns approximately 3,200 acres of property in the Adobe Creek Watershed commonly known as the Highland Springs Recreation Area.

Recreational Activities
Park Area (map) Recreation Area (map)
Non Motorized Boating Nature Study
Fishing Birding
Swimming Hiking
Picnicing Mountain Biking
Bar-b-ques Horseback Riding
Restrooms Designated Hiking/equestrian Trailhead
(see caretaker for access)
Disc Golfing Hunting
within designated area on District Property with a District Permit
Group Use
may require a Property Use Permit
Shooting Ranges
Pistol and Rifle Range Trap Shooting
Membership Required Open to the Public
Wednesday & Sunday 9 am to 12 pm
Contact: Contact:
Konocti Rod and Gun Club at (707) 262-5652
or Bill Rees at (707) 278-0415
Lake County Rod & Gun
John Sutton - (707) 263-4062
Park Restrictions
  • No potable water is available
  • No overnight camping
  • No vehicle use past locked gates
  • Do not block gates or roads
  • No OHV use is allowed within the area
  • Discharge of firearms unless a hunting permit has been obtained
Park Location

The Highland Springs Park and Recreation Area is located approximately two hours from the Sacramento and San Francisco Bay Area regions as well as Santa Rosa, Sonoma and Ukiah. The area is five miles from the City of Lakeport and the community of Kelseyville. The City of Clearlake is approximately 30 miles to the east. The signed entrance can be reached from Highway 29 via Highland Springs Road to the Highland Springs/Old Toll Road split. From Santa Rosa or St Helena, visitors can also take Highway 29 to Highland Springs Road to the entrance.

Park Hours
The Park is open seven days a week from 6 am to 9 pm.
Future Development
The District is actively pursuing grants to improve existing and construct new multi-use non-motorized trails.