Los Banos Creek Reservoir


Los Banos Creek Reservoir boat ramp and day use area will be closed July 14-16 2014 for scheduled maintenance.

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.

Location/Directions
From 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.

Address
31426 Gonzaga Road
Gustine, CA 95322

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.

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 drinking water and chemical toilets.

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.

Telephone

209-826-1197

Operating Hours

On-season hours:
(April 1-Sept 30): 6am-8pm

Off-season hours:
(Nov 1-Feb 29): 6am-6pm
Spring hours
(March 1-March 31): 6am-7pm
Fall hours
(Oct 1-Oct 31): 6am-7pm

Camping:
check-in 2:00 pm
check-out noon

Park Headquarters Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Closed Saturday, Sunday and Holidays.

Address

31426 Gonzaga Road
Gustine, CA 95322

Quagga/Zebra Mussels
California Reminds Boaters and Water Users: Don't Move a Mussel!