Sep 6 — 9th Annual Kid’s Fishing Derby

Registration Begins at 7am • Age Categories 3-5, 6-10, and 11-15 • Download Flier
Adult/Legal Guardian must be present. California Free Fishing Day, no license required. Kids must bring their own fishing pole and tackle. Bait is provided. For more info, call (760) 725-5611.

Lake O’Neill Recreational Park at Camp Pendleton offers fishing, hiking, watercrafts, rowboats, RV and tent camping, cabanas, playgrounds (includes ADA playground), basketball, softball, ADA miniature golf and a peninsula for group activities. For a complete list of prices and services, see the 2014 Price List.


Permitted year-round. The lake is stocked and bait is sold at the Lake O’Neill Recreation Office, Bldg 26080.

Recreation Area

A variety of recreational equipment is available for rent: row & paddle boats, volleyball, basketball and baseball equipment, horseshoes and more!

Boats are only available for rent Fri-Sun 10am, April thru October. See price list for up-to-date pricing.


For large group activities including promotions, retirements and wedding receptions. Picnic cabanas, BBQ grills, a stage, electrical power and athletic facilities available. $300/day


Campsites offer water, electricity, sewer hookups and tent camping. ADA-friendly sites are available.

For a complete list of prices and services, see the 2014 Price List.

RV Camping Prices - Nightly

Military / Civilian
  • Water, Electric, Sewage $25 / $30
  • Water, Electric $20 / $25
  • Dry Camping (RV or Tent) $10 / $15
  • Tent Group - Per Person (Flat Rate) $8 / $8

Recreation Office

South of Lake O’Neill
Bldg 26080

Daily 8am 5pm
Daily 8am 4pm
(760) 725-5611

Campground Office

Northwest of Lake O’Neill
Bldg 276024T

Summer Holiday Weekends
(760) 725-4241