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Los Banos Creek Reservoir

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Los Banos Creek Reservoir is known in the area for its excellent fishing. Stocking by the Department of Fish & Game keep the reservoir well supplied with trout. Bass fishing derbies are often held here, and crappie and bluegill are also caught.


Back of Lake in SpringFrom I-5, exit East on Highway 152, continue east to Volta Road, right turn on Volta to Pioneer Road, Left turn on Pioneer road to Canyon Road, right turn on Canyon Road to Park. Canyon Road runs straight in to park.

20800 Canyon Rd.
Los Banos, CA 93635-9620

Climate/recommended clothing

Summer temperatures range from 80 to 110 degrees.

Spring & Fall weather is usually cool in the mornings and evenings with warm afternoons.

Winter is cold and wet.

Los Banos Creek Campground

Facilities - Activities

Fourteen undeveloped camping/picnicking sites are located along the shore Los Banos Creek Reservoir. Each has a shade ramada, table, and stove. There is no drinking water available. Chemical toilets are available.

A visitor center at the Romero Overlook provides full information on the reservoirs and water projects through audio-visual and printed materials. Telescopes are also available for viewing the area.