Lower Richbar day use site, elevation 1,435 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 second facility visitors come to as they enter the forest travelling on state highway 178. The day use site is within a ½ mile of the Live Oak and Upper Richbar day use sites and all sites are adjacent to the Kern River. There are 8 single family picnic sites. The facility contains 1 double CXT vault toilet. The site offers fishing, picnicking, rafting, and kayaking. The road and 9 space parking lot are paved. The trails to the sites and river are natural surface.
Lower Richbar Day Use Site