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Rio Vista Park


  1. Basketball Court
  2. Benches
  3. Parking
  4. Pavilion
  5. Picnic Areas
  6. Picnic Tables
  7. Restrooms
  8. River Access Point
  9. Swimming Pool
  10. Tennis Court
  11. Trails

Rio Vista Park provides access into the San Marcos River. No reservations are required to visit he park and there is no cost to use the San Marcos River. Parking is also free. Visitors may bring their own tubes, kayaks, canoes and paddle boards or rent one from a vendor. For more information, visit our River Recreation webpage.


  • 17 acres


To rent the pavilion and picnic areas located in Rio Vista Park, please visit the ACTIVE net website.

If you are interested in hosting a special event at this park, please visit our Open Public Events page.

Rules & Guidelines

All park rules must be followed.

Art in Park

The Locals

The Locals by Buddy Pajak

To view a map of local art, check out the Visit San Marcos website.


  1. Rio Vista Pool

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  2. Rio Vista Tennis Courts

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