Limited in-person counter service hours will resume on Monday, May 18. Hours will be Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Our associates are required to have face coverings with them and members visiting the office are recommended to use them as well. Permanent tempered glass transaction windows have been installed at the Member Services counter and directional arrows along with 6’ markers on the floor will assist with social distancing. Anyone visiting our offices will be required to practice social distancing.
Members may still call 951-244-6841 x310 for telephone support or email email@example.com. Associates are also available by phone to assist members with membership renewals, RFID transponders, and general inquiries. For questions related to golf cart and boat insurance please call 951-244-6841 x313.
Operational & Amenity Update | May 14, 2020
On May 8, the State of California modified its Stay at Home Orders as we enter into the first phase of “Stage Two”. This means in addition to essential activity, curbside retail is allowed, and as of May 12, offices are also permitted to open again. Falling in line with the State, on May 9, Riverside County also rescinded additional requirements they had placed on residents.
With these new modifications in place, many of the Canyon Lake POA facilities and services are able to reopen under limited hours and recommended guidelines. In order to facilitate these openings, we are preparing our facilities to accommodate these guidelines so that we can do our part in helping to keep our community healthy. We will continue to practice social distancing guidelines at all facilities and we require that members do the same.
Below is the schedule of when facilities and/or services will resume:
Monday, May 18
- Canyon Lake POA Offices
Limited in-person counter service hours will be Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Our associates are required to have face coverings with them and members visiting the office are recommended to use them as well. Permanent tempered glass transaction windows have been installed at the Member Services counter and directional arrows along with 6’ markers on the floor will assist with social distancing. Anyone visiting our offices will be required to practice social distancing.
- Happy Camp
Once again accepting new campers. Social distancing guidelines will apply throughout the campground and beaches.
Wednesday, May 20
- Country Club Bar & Grill
Open Wednesday through Sunday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. offering a limited take-out menu only. The take out menu will be posted on the Country Club’s website, www.canyonlakecc.com. Upon opening, orders may be placed in person by phone at 951.246.1773. Restaurant staff will be required to have face coverings with them and take-out guests are recommended to do the same.
Friday, May 22
- Canyon Lake Lighthouse Restaurant
Offering a limited take out menu only. The take out menu may will be posted on the Lighthouse website, www.canyonlakelighthouse.com. Upon opening, orders my be placed by phone at 951.246.2720. Restaurant staff will be required to have face coverings with them and take-out guests are recommended to do the same.
- Pool at the Lodge
Open for limited use and with guidelines, our regular capacity will be significantly reduced. A reservation system may be put into place. We will continue to practice social distancing guidelines and we require members to do the same. Updates and specific policies will be posted on the Pool page, www.canyonlakepoa.com/pool.
Below are facilities and/or services that either have remained open or have been reopened. We will continue to practice social distancing guidelines at all facilities and we will require members to do the same.
- Canyon Lake Golf Course (same household members may now ride in one golf cart together)
- Eastport Dog Park
- Gault Field (for family/household practice only)*
- Parks & Beaches (picnic areas and playgrounds are still closed, per State guidelines)*
- Pickleball Courts
- Tennis Courts
Facilities and/or services that remain closed include:
- Concert Venues
- In-person Instructional Classes
- In-person Meetings
- Canyon Lake POA Board and Committee Meetings are currently being held via Zoom
- League Sports*
- Meeting/Event Spaces
- Picnic Areas
- Senior Center
We are pleased to open these amenities again, but residents should be advised that if the social distancing guidelines are not followed it may become necessary to close some of these amenities again.
*Per the State’s orders: “Public events and gatherings are still prohibited. It is okay to go outside for a walk, to exercise, and participate in healthy activities as long as you maintain a safe physical distance of six feet and gather only with members of your household.”
Beaches Open | May 5, 2020
- Social Distancing
- Face Coverings
COVID-19 Business Update | April 30, 2020
The Canyon Lake POA would like to update our members about how we are operating under the COVID-19 pandemic conditions, operationally and financially.
Beaches Closed | April 26, 2020
The City of Canyon Lake amended its Emergency Orders closing all Canyon Lake POA owned beaches in Canyon Lake. All parks with beaches will be locked effective April 26. Failure to comply with this requirement is punishable by law and could incur civil penalties of up to $1,000. The lake remains open, however members must comply with social distancing rules in their boats, or use of that amenity is also at risk. Private residential beaches are not included.
Canyon Lake Emergency Orders Still In Place | April 25, 2020
Canyon Lake residents please be advised that the City’s Emergency Orders are still in place. If residents do not comply with these orders the City has indicated to us that they are very likely to shut down the lake, beaches, golf, tennis, pickleball, and parks.
While most residents have been complying with these orders, there are some who are risking all of our amenities being shut down by not complying. These Emergency Orders are law and were put into place to slow the spread of the virus. Code Enforcement and Riverside County Sheriff can and will cite violators. Please abide by the simple social distancing and gathering rules so that we can return to normal soon.
Community Amenities Update | April 24, 2020
On April 20, Riverside County released revisions to their COVID-19 orders allowing public and private golf courses in the county to re-open as well as tennis courts and pickleball courts, but with very limited use and limitations. The City of Canyon Lake followed in suit amending their Emergency Orders on April 23 effectively allowing the Canyon Lake Golf Course, Pickleball Courts, and Tennis Courts to reopen, following these limitations put in place by the County and City.
The Canyon Lake POA has adopted these emergency rules to mirror the County and City requirements. Failure to comply with these requirements is punishable by law, and could incur civil penalties of up to $1,000. Additionally, any persons found not complying with these requirements will be banned from using these facilities for 30 days.
Fiesta Day Event Update | April 21, 2020
The Canyon Lake POA Board of Directors and Management have made the difficult decision to postpone the community’s 47th annual Fiesta Day scheduled for Saturday, May 23, 2020 until 2021.
Golf Course Update | April 2, 2020
Riverside County Public Health ordered ALL county golf courses to remain closed until June 19 (click here to view order). City Code Enforcement and Canyon Lake POA Community Patrol will be monitoring the course during this time. Memberships will be extended the length of this course closure so that all annual golf members will still receive a fun 12 months’ worth of play under their membership.
Effective March 31, 2020
Please be advised of the City’s Emergency Regulation which goes into effect at midnight tonight.
Effective March 24, 2020
The City is actively working to gain community compliance with the Governor’s “stay home” executive order issued March 20, 2020 (view order) as well as the County Health Officer’s order pertaining to gatherings. The State has ordered that "all non-essential professional, social and community gatherings" should be postponed or canceled. The City has requested today, that the golf course, pickleball courts, tennis courts, and playground equipment be closed to the public until further notice.
Effective March 20, 2020
Due to the State Stay at Home Orders issued this evening, the Canyon Lake POA Offices will be closed to the public until further notice. Community Patrol and other security and essential functions will continue.
Canyon Lake POA Email Updates
Links & Resources
- White House | President’s Coronavirus Guidelines for America
- World Health Organization
- Center for Disease Control & Prevention
- California Department of Public Health
- Riverside County Department of Public Health
- City of Canyon Lake COVID-19 Notices
- School Closure Orders
- Order for Canceling of Public Events
- Senior Center & Community Services Guidance
- COVID-19 Lab Testing Guidance