Effective Jan 21, 2015 the Boat Ramp Will Open.

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.

Recreation Office

Bldg 26080 – View Map

South of Lake O’Neill


Daily 8am–5pm


Daily 8am–4pm

(760) 725-5611

Campground Office

Bldg 276024T – View Map

Northwest of Lake O’Neill

Only Open
Summer Holiday

(760) 725-4241