The City of Gold is the proud home of several wonderful parks featuring playgrounds, picnic tables, benches and plenty of shaded areas to enjoy. For more information on the featured parks, click on the links below.
These are only a few of the attractions here in Oroville. For a comprehensive list detailing over 100 featured places of interest, visit 101 Things to do in Butte County.
Click park address for link to a map of each park location.
The City of Oroville is seeking those who may be interested in serving on the Park Commission.
Please learn about the Park Commission HERE
If you are interested, please fill out the application HERE
Hammon Park is a 5.5 acre park that was dedicated by the City of Oroville on Friday, October 7, 1988. The park is prized for its open turf areas that can accommodate baseball, soccer and football activities. In addition to six individual picnic areas there is a covered group picnic area equipped with barbeques that has enough space to hold 64 people comfortably.
Special features include:
- Large Covered Picnic Area
- Two play structures (new in 2006);
- one for tots ages 0-6 and
- one for children ages 7-12
- Basketball Court
- Large Lawn Area
- 35 parking spaces in adjacent lot
- ADA compliant parking and restrooms
For more information on renting an area of this park for your next outdoor event please see the Park Usage Fee Schedule for rates and call (530) 538-2401 to check availability.