Hiking / Biking Developed trails at Blue Oaks and Moccasin Point offer another way to explore the area. Read More Read more Hiking / Biking
Visitor's Center Unique architecture, information about the recreation, cultural and natural resources of the area, and a great view await the visitor at 10201 Bonds Flat Road, La Grange, CA. Read More Read more Visitor's Center
Camping At Don Pedro Lake you can choose your favorite way to camp, from primitive camping along the shore (dispersed area camping), to tent camping in a developed camping area (love the hot showers!), to camping with your RV. Read More Read more Camping
Boating Ski boats, bass boats, kayaks/canoes, sailboats, houseboats or personal watercraft… Whatever type boat you have, Don Pedro Lake has lots of room to “float your boat”. Read More Read more Boating
Sunset at its finest Set in the foothills of California’s Sierra Nevada, spectacular sunsets are seen as the day gives way to the calm of evening. Read More Read more Sunset at its finest
Fishing Multiple species of bass, salmon, trout, crappie, catfish, and other pan fish call Don Pedro Lake their home. Come catch your preference! Read More Read more Fishing
The Lake 160 miles of shoreline encompass the 13,000 surface acres when the lake is full. Launch ramps offering access to the lake are available in the three developed recreation areas: Blue Oaks, Fleming Meadows and Moccasin Point. Read More Read more The Lake
Come See Nature Experience the thrill of seeing a bald eagle as it plucks a fish from the water or the sound of the night’s silence broken by the call of a coyote. Read More Read more Come See Nature
Watersports Waterskiing, wake-boarding/skating/surfing, tubing, kneeboarding and more, the various arms of the lake offer just the right water for the activity in which you prefer to take part. Read More Read more Watersports

Welcome to Don Pedro Lake!

News & Announcements

Mar
20
PARK CLOSURE - due to COVID-19 until further notice

March 20, 2020 4:25pm

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, and in response to Governor Newsom’s statewide Executive Order N-33-20, Don Pedro will be moving to a full closure of the reservoir until further notice. Continue to visit www.donpedrolake.com for more information.

 

Mar
18
Don Pedro Recreation COVID-19 Update
The health and well-being of our customers and employees is the top priority for the Don Pedro Recreation Agency. In response to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak, DPRA will be closing its Visitor Center to the public beginning March 19, 2020 until further notice. Please see the attachment below for more detailed information.
Mar
11
March BOC Meeting - NEW LOCATION

Friday’s meeting has been relocated to the Learning Center at Moccasin/Hetch Hetchy. This is the same building the February Special BOC meeting was held. A map is available below with directions 

Mar
02
2020 Fishing Tournament Schedule
See link below for the current 2020 Don Pedro Lake Bass and Fishing Tournament Schedule
Feb
21
Suntex Rate Proposal Comparable Data
Suntex presented their 2020 Rate Proposal at a Special Board of Control Meeting on February 12, 2020. Click the link below to view the meeting minutes and comparable data used by Suntex for the rate proposal.
Feb
17
Visitor Center - Holiday Closure

The Don Pedro Recreation Agency Visitor Center will be closed on Monday, February 17, 2020 for the President's Day Holiday. All 3 campgrounds will remain open.

Regular Visitor Center Hours are Monday-Friday: 8am-4pm, closed for the noon hour.

Feb
12
BOC Special Meeting - Suntex Rate Proposal

Suntex will present a Rate Proposal to the Don Pedro Recreation Agency Board of Control in a Special Meeting on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 10:00 am. The meeting will be for informational purposes only, no action will be taken by the Board of Control at this meeting.

Location: Moccasin/Hetch Hetchy Schoolhouse & Learning Center building

Don Pedro Lake

La Grange, CA US

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At a cost of $6 million, the initial construction of the developed recreation facilities at Don Pedro Lake was funded through a grant (Davis-Grunsky) from the California Department of Water Resources.