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Sep
11
Campsites & day use are available

Campsites and day use opportunities are available at Lake Don Pedro!

We encourage you to check the air quality reports to determine if it meets your individual comfort level. You can also take a look at the live video of the boat ramps by scrolling down on the main page of donpedrolake.com. Please remember that that all campsites are currently by reservation only and can be made at by clicking here.

Aug
21
Moc Fire Update

While camping and day-use at Lake Don Pedro remain open, it is important to note that the air quality is extremely poor due to the Moc Fire. The marina at Moccasin Point is currently closed due to the fire and air quality, but Lake Don Pedro Marina near Fleming Meadows remains open. Please be aware that given the hot, dry conditions, there is a higher than normal risk of fire.

Aug
17
Houseboat Dockage Agreement DRAFT

DPRA has received significant feedback on the previous revision of this proposed houseboat agreement. The Agency and Suntex have reviewed the feedback and concerns to create a new revision.

Attached is the most recent version, post revisions with the red lined items. DPRA and Suntex are soliciting feedback on this latest revision through August 31, 2020. After August 31, the feedback will be reviewed between DPRA and Suntex to determine if there is any further opportunity to revise the agreement.

Aug
14
Budget Workshop - August 19, 2020

Don Pedro Recreation Agency will be hosting the Annual Budget Workshop with the Board of Control

Where: Zoom Webinar - Instructions available on the Agenda listed below 
When: Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 10am

Please click here to view the 2021 Proposed Fee Adjustment Memo

Jun
19
Reservation System Now Open!

La Grange, California - June 19, 2020

The Don Pedro Online Reservation System is Open!

Jun
09
2020 Fireworks Show Postponed

Don Pedro Fireworks Celebration Postponed
La Grange, California; June 9, 2020

It is with mixed feelings that we announce that the 2020 Don Pedro Fireworks will be postponed. While we are saddened to not be able to celebrate Independence Day in our usual manner, we are looking forward to holding the fireworks show when we can safely welcome all our friends to the lake for this exciting event!

May
01
Reservoir Access - UPDATED 5/1/2020
La Grange, CA; May 1, 2020
 
Don Pedro Recreation Agency Update | Effective May 2, 2020
 
Apr
24
Reservoir Access - UPDATED 4/24/2020 4:25pm
La Grange, California; April 24, 2020 4:25pm
 
Don Pedro Recreation Agency Update || Effective immediately
 
Information and guidance related to COVID-19 continues to change rapidly. Don Pedro Recreation Agency (DPRA) continues to focus on the health and safety of our staff, concessionaire and the public as our number one priority.
 
Apr
17
PARK CLOSURE - due to COVID-19 until further notice

Reservoir Access || Effective immediately 4/17/2020 7:25pm

Information and guidance related to COVID-19 continues to change rapidly. Throughout these changes, the health and safety of our staff, concessionaire and the public remains our number one priority.

While we strive to be in compliance with County, State and Federal orders, we have determined that additional time is needed to evaluate our response to the most recent County order. Until this time, reservoir operations will remain at the current state of closure, implemented on March 20, 2020.

Mar
18
Don Pedro Recreation COVID-19 Update
The health and well-being of our customers and employees is the top priority for the Don Pedro Recreation Agency. In response to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak, DPRA will be closing its Visitor Center to the public beginning March 19, 2020 until further notice. Please see the attachment below for more detailed information.

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Don Pedro Bar, named after the land owner in the area, was the location of a significant gold find. Over $13 million in gold was mined from the location in the mid 1800's.