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Bethany Reservoir State Recreation Area
Located in the northernmost part of the San Joaquin Valley, Bethany Reservoir State Recreation Area is a popular place for water-oriented recreation, especially fishing and windsurfing. It also features a bike trail (along the California Aqueduct Bikeway) - and many windmills. It is also the northern terminus of the California Aqueduct.
Location - Directions
The recreation area is northeast of Livermore, seven miles off Interstate 580 at the Grant Line Road exit.
Seasons/Climate Recommended Clothing
The weather can be changeable; layered clothing is recommended.
Available Activities and Facilities at Bethany Reservoir State Recreation Area
Nature & Wildlife Viewing