Picnic Area 5


Picnic Area 6

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Picnic Areas 5 and 6

  • No more than 25 people per area. These sites are intended for small families only.
  • Each area has 4 picnic tables and 4 pedestal BBQ’s – all on concrete pads. No fire ring is provided.

Non-Refundable Reservation Fees (Per Day):

Area 5: Mon-Thur $75/day     Fri.-Sat.-Sun. $175/day
Area 6:  Mon-Thur    $150/day    Fri.-Sat.-Sun. $250/day

For Group Reservations and Event Form, email Estrada, Denise@Parks <Denise.Estrada@parks.ca.gov>

Reservations may be made up to 6 months in advance.  An area is not reserved until the reservation paperwork and the full reservation fees are received at Doheny State Beach.  Reservations may be made in person or mailed to:

Doheny State Beach
25300 Dana Point Harbor Drive, Dana Point, CA 92629.

  • All fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • A $50 processing fee will be charged to all groups requesting a change in date or site once the reservation has been booked.
  • Requests for transfers of date or site must be made in writing 30 days or more prior to the booked picnic date or they will not be accepted.
  • No reservations are accepted for Memorial Day, July 4, and Labor Day.
  • FAX and email requests cannot be accepted. 
  • We accept checks and Visa, Mastercard and Discover credit cards.

Send inquiries to


The Doheny State Beach picnic reservation information phone line is (949) 496-3617. Email address: doheny.events@parks.ca.gov.