So Many Ways To Have Fun!

Bingo             Cards are free! Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5PM at the Snack Shack
Diving           Practice your cannonball at the diving board platform next to the dam
Fishing           Under 16?  Bring your fishing gear – the Lake is stocked with trout
Ping Pong      Ask at the Gatehouse for paddles and ball
Rafts              Swim to the rafts and lounge/relax
Star Talks      Multiple times a summer, a nighttime narrated start show on The Rock.
Slides             Slide into the lake on the water slides
Swimming     Make a splash or just float – fill your inflatables at the lakeside compressor
Swings           Swinging time at the Lake
Volleyball      Play beach volleyball
Water Bikes & Paddle Boards Rent @ $10 for 30 minutes of pedaling or paddling fun

Fourth of July Picnic:  Always the first Saturday in July from 5-8 pm. A fun BBQ menu will be offered with Beer & Wine available. You can call to reserve, or visit gatehouse for your two free tickets and any additional tickets (additional tickets are $8 per person.). We hope you can join us!

Public Swim Lessons:  Always the second two weeks in July, Monday through Thursday for 2 weeks, from 9-10 each morning. All swimming levels and abilities welcome. Signups begin on Monday July 10th at 9 am at the Gate House.

 Water Carnival:  Always the 1st Saturday in August. Sandcastle contests, swimming events and relays, face painting, games and more! Schedule of Events to be posted at gatehouse and on website (

Snack Shack:  Hours are generally 11:00 am to 5:00 pm, though hours may vary during the week when crowds are low.

And More … In Twain Harte

The first tee at Twain Harte Golf Course

The first tee at Twain Harte Golf Course

There is a 9 Hole Golf Course, Public Tennis Courts, a Public Swimming Pool, Free Concerts and special events.  More information at

And More … Around Twain Harte

Big Trees State Park (photo courtesy spauld.blogspot)

Big Trees State Park (photo courtesy spauld.blogspot)

Visit nearby Yosemite National Park. Columbia State Park, Big Trees State Park, float a boat at Pinecrest Lake Marina, enjoy live performances at Sierra Repertory Theaters, stroll Murphys for Wine Tasting and much more.