Swimming Lagoon is Open! We are excited to announce the re-opening of the swimming lagoon! To see what other recreation activities are currently available at Lake Don Pedro, see News & Announcements below. Read more Swimming Lagoon is Open!
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Welcome to Don Pedro Lake!

News & Announcements

Jun
16
2021 Annual Fireworks Show - July 3

Please join us for our Annual Fireworks-on-the-Water event on July 3rd, 2021. Some important details:

Jun
11
BOC Regular Meeting - June 11, 2021

Don Pedro Recreation Agency will be hosting a Board of Control Regular Quarterly Meeting 
Where: Zoom Webinar - Instructions available on the Agenda
When: Friday, June 11, 2021 10:00am.

May
19
Celebrating 50 Years!

This Saturday marks the 50th Anniversary of the Don Pedro Recreation Agency and Fun in the Sun Since 1971!! 

May
03
BOC Special Meeting - May 3, 2021

Special Board of Control Meeting
Resolution adopting the Initial Study / Mitigated Negative Declaration with included Mitigation Monitoring Program for the Fleming Meadows Serpentine Roadway Project, and Approval of Fleming Meadows Serpentine Roadway Project– Action Item

Apr
29
The Swimming Lagoon is Back! and More Updates!

The Swimming Lagoon is back! And more exciting updates:

As we prepare for Summer 2021, we are excited to share a few announcements and reminders.

Apr
09
Fleming Meadows Overflow Roadway Project

DATE: April 9, 2021

Based upon the conclusions set forth in the Initial Study, the CEQA Lead Agency (Turlock Irrigation District [TID]) finds that the proposed Project, which includes measures and mitigations designed to minimize environmental impacts, would not result in significant adverse effects on the environment. The CEQA Lead Agency has prepared this Notice of Intent to adopt the Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration pursuant to 14 CCR Section 15072.

Mar
08
BOC Meeting - March 12, 2021: 10am

Don Pedro Recreation Agency will be hosting a Board of Control Regular Quarterly Meeting 
Where: Zoom Webinar - Instructions available on the Agenda
When: Friday, March 12, 2021 10:00am.

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"Don Pedro" was actually a mid-1800’s land owner of French descent, named Pierre Sainsevain. He was known as Don Pedro by the Mexicans in the area. The land he owned along the Tuolumne River included Don Pedro Bar which is now inundated by Don Pedro Lake.