Shoreline At Mountain View




Updated 4/22/2021

Amphitheatre – The Amphitheatre remains closed and will not be hosting any events as of now.


 Parking Lots Lot A is available for rentals but only booking 30 days in advance. Lot B is being used as part of the City’s Safe Parking Program.


Rengstorff House The Rengstorff House has suspended public tours and other volunteer activities under shelter-in-place guidelines and given small, interior spacing of the Rengstorff House’s accessible areas. However, the exterior grounds are available for public use during Shoreline at Mountain View hours and for those following social distancing and other applicable COVID-19 public health orders. The Rengstorff House is available for rentals this Summer, following the State and County's guidelines.

 Sailing Lake and Café – The Sailing Lake and Café is open. They are providing rentals, running camps, and serving food for outdoor dining. Indoor dining is available under modified procedures. Facility rentals are also available again, following State and County guidelines.

 Golf Course and Michaels – The Golf Course is open along with the driving range and practice greens with modified procedures for safety. They are offering golf camps at this time in accordance with the County Order. Michaels is open while undergoing renovation. Outdoor dining and modified indoor dining are available in the banquet rooms, with the entrance from the patio area..


Shoreline Athletic Fields – SAL are open and being used by approved youth sports organizations following strict social distancing guidelines and safety measures.

Kite Area, Dog Park, and North Shore - All of these outdoor areas are open to the public and require social distancing guidelines be followed. Please review State and County guidelines before coming to the park. All pets are prohibited outside of dogs solely at the dog park.

The City of Mountain View paused all non-essential services starting Tuesday, March 17, 2020 in an effort to slow and minimize the spread of COVID-19. As the Shelter-in-Place Orders are modified and updated by the State of California and Santa Clara County Department of Public Health, the City will continue to update the City webpages with available services, facilities, and programs.            

If you have further questions or inquiries, please visit our Contact Us site to direct your questions to the appropriate staff. For more information about what Mountain View is doing regarding COVID-19, visit

Welcome to Shoreline At Mountain View, with its unique history, wildlife, habitats and wide variety of outdoor activities. The 750-acre wildlife and recreation area with it’s beautiful setting by the San Francisco Bay has gorgeous views of the mountains to the west and east across the bay. Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, Shoreline At Mountain View first opened to the public in 1983 and is now open 6:00 a.m. until 30 minutes after sundown, seven days a week.

Spend some leisure time golfing, sailing, windsurfing or flying a kite. Take in the rich local history of Rengstorff House and its gardens or observe the abundance of wildlife along the miles of trails available for jogging, hiking and biking.