Lake Berryessa was formed in 1957 when the Monticello Dam was completed on the Putah Creek. At 26 miles long and 3 miles wide, Lake Berryessa is one of California's largest manmade lakes. At capacity, Lake Berryessa stores 1.6 million acre feet of water and is one of the largest bodies of fresh water in California. Lake Berryessa offers 165 miles of shoreline for year-round recreation. That's more shoreline miles than Lake Tahoe!
Lake Berryessa provides many opportunities to experience a variety of wildlife, scenic views, watersports and other recreational activities. Check out our blogs section to learn more about planning your stay on the lake, and what others have to say about make your next vacation unforgettable.
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• Lake Berryessa, California •
|All temps in Fahrenheit and averaged historically. |
Sources: weather.com / nps.gov
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