Rangers protect the parks and surrounding areas to ensure the safety
of park patrons and wildlife habitats. They educate and inform park
visitors of the resources available to them and provide a positive
experience for park patrons.
The City of San Marcos currently has 2 full time and 18 part time Rangers.
11 Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs)
8 Law Enforcement Officers
addition to the Ranger staff, we utilize specially trained Police
Officers and City Marshals to supplement our staffing on seasonal
weekends, holidays and at some special events.
parks and trails have a unique marking system. Parks and trails have a
letter designation such as RV for Rio Vista Park and a number system to
indicate your location. If you need assistance look for a sign or pole
marker such as RV22 and report that location to dispatch.