San Joaquin River Parkway and Conservation Trust, Inc.

  • Address: 11605 Old Friant Road, Fresno, CA 93730
  • Phone: (559) 248-8480


The San Joaquin River Parkway and Conservation Trust offers a variety of programs and services dedicated to promote conservation, education and recreation on the San Joaquin River. At the River Center you can connect with the culture and natural history of the San Joaquin River through art and educational exhibits, programs and activities, gardens and links to pedestrian and bike trails.There is something for everyone at the River Center. Programs like storytelling, river-inspired art workshops, readings by local authors, gardening classes and kids' crafts keep the place bustling with activity year-round.The River Center has a restored 1890's ranch house, rose garden, orchard, vineyard and picnic area. The grounds and historic ranch house are available to rent for business meetings.Visit the River Store in the historic ranch house to purchase unique gifts. (Store open 11am-3pm, Saturday and Sunday). A portion of all sales benefits the work of the River Parkway Trust.