Turlock’s mild climate makes it not only a wonderful place to live, but a great place to play. There are several recreational activities available in Turlock, such as parks, golf courses, lakes and tennis courts.
California State University Stanislaus
One University Cir., Turlock
The 228-acre CSU Stanislaus campus offers breathtaking scenery that includes waterfalls, bridges, an open-air amphitheater and sprawling greens. It is the perfect place to picnic, take a scenic walk or enjoy watching Warrior Athletics teams compete. Walkers and runners make use of the campus’ scenic pathways for their daily exercise. Located at One University Circle.
City of Turlock Parks, Recreation and Public Facilities Division
144 S. Broadway, Turlock
The City provides a variety of recreation, sports and arts activities for children, youth and adults. The division focuses on implementing activities that promote health, wellness, fitness, art and cultural experiences. It is recognized for offering quality youth after-school programs, as well as coordinating various community events and numerous sports tournaments.
Diablo Grande Golf
9521 Morton Davis Dr., Patterson
Diablo Grande a 36-hole golf facility is located among 33,000 stunningly beautiful acres of rolling hills taking the golf experience to extraordinary heights with breathtaking views of lush vineyards and native wildlife.
Enjoy the Tuolumne River at Fox Grove with its fishing access, camping, boat ramp, swimming, barbecues, picnic tables and restrooms. Located off Geer Road in Hughson.
Stevinson Ranch Golf Club
(209) 668-8200 or (866) 735-1999,
2700 Van Clief Rd., Stevinson
Stevinson Ranch Golf Course is located just 10 miles from Turlock and is open to the public. Ask about their Stay & Play, Membership and Tournament/Outings options.
2400 N. Tegner Rd., Turlock
This facility includes four softball fields, a hardball field, three grass volleyball courts, a concession stand, covered bleachers, drinking fountains, picnic areas, a large covered picnic area that can be reserved for special events, a fully accessible tot playground area, restroom facilities and hundreds of shade trees.
Turlock Golf and Country Club
10532 North Golf Link Rd., Turlock
One of the oldest country clubs in the Central California Valley, Turlock Golf & Country Club maintains a reputation of a well-respected, family country club that offers some of the finest golf in the area. Turlock Golf & Country Club features an incomparable golf course, friendly and attentive staff, a full range of social events and informal get-togethers ideal for family activities and business gatherings. Open to members, guests of members and members of clubs with reciprocal agreements.
Turlock Lake State Recreation Area
22600 Lake Rd., La Grange.
Nestled in the rolling hills foothills, Turlock Lake State Recreation Area is an ideal place for day or week-long outings. Located about 20 miles from Turlock, the park offers picnic grounds, swimming, camping, boating, fishing and water-skiing – open all year. It is recommended for summer and holiday camping to call ahead and reserve your spot at (800) 444-7275. Bring all needed refreshments and supplies, as there are no nearby stores.
Turlock Regional Sports Complex
4545 N. Kilroy, Turlock
This 30-acre complex includes 9 soccer fields, a restroom facility, two softball diamonds, an outdoor amphitheater, picnic and playground areas. The complex is bordered on the east and west sides by two neighborhood parks, which include two sand volleyball courts, playground areas, picnic areas, and a half-court basketball court.