Kernville Road, Kernville, CA 93238, USA
Live Oak day use site, elevation 1,430 ft., is located 4 miles inside the forest service boundary off state highway 178 in the lower southwest corner of the Kern River Ranger District. It is the first facility visitors come to as they enter the forest traveling on state highway 178. The day use site is within a mile of the Lower and Upper Richbar day use sites to the east and all sites are adjacent to the Kern River. The facility contains 2 double CXT vault toilets. The site offers fishing, picnicking, rafting, kayaking, and hiking. The road, 16 space parking lot and the trails to the sites and river are natural surface.