Hooker Oak Recreation Area

1928 Manzanita Avenue
Chico
CA 95928

Hooker Oak Recreation Area

Park/Recreation AreaSport Site/Play with NatureSwimmingLively SpotSpring BlossomsChild Friendly SiteSenior Friendly Site

Overview

No votes yet

Annie Bidwell designated the nearly 100 foot tall valley oak that is this park's namesake in remembrance of the Royal Botanist Joseph Dalton Hooker; it was later made famous by Hollywood in "The Adventures of Robin Hood." It fell in 1977, but the place it grew is registered as a California Historical Landmark. Thus, "Hooker Oak Park is one of Chico's oldest outdoor recreation facilities. Sharing it's boundary with the beautiful Big Chico Creek adjacent to Bidwell Park, this full service park offers an array of recreation and leisure activities." Amenities Include: Handicap accessible Play Equipment for ages 5-12, Covered Picnic Areas, Barbecues, Restrooms, Horseshoe Pits, a Basketball Court, Softball & Baseball Fields, and the Sherwood Forest Kids Disc Golf Course.

1928 Manzanita Avenue

http://www.chicorec.com

Part of a community map.

Location:

Javascript is required to view this map.

Comments (1)

Amazing park! Perfect place to go and play baseball and basketball or even just to watch games that usually go on. There is horseback riding and even a course for Frisbee. It has 2 beautiful playgrounds, nice trail to go on a walk or bike riding. This park also has many tables, so it is perfect to go and have a small party.

-

Post new comment

  • No HTML tags allowed
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options

Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.

Connections

Compare related sites, explore the related maps, find out about volunteering, how to get here and more. Soon, you will find ways to share this map here, too.

Getting Here

Every site using the same primary Icon on Open Green Map is automatically linked here. You can compare different approaches and solutions on this map and others around the world.
Related Sites Worldwide
Choose a connections category from the list on the left.

Multimedia

Be the first to add a photo, video, or PDF about this site! Each expresses a personal perspective.

Impacts

No impacts have been left for this site yet - be the first!

Amazing park! Perfect place to go and play baseball and basketball or even just to watch games that usually go on. There is horseback riding and even a course for Frisbee. It has 2 beautiful playgrounds, nice trail to go on a walk or bike riding. This park also has many tables, so it is perfect to go and have a small party.

-

Post new comment

  • No HTML tags allowed
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options

Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.
Donate to GreenMaps