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Mendocino Lake
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
1160 Lake Mendocino Drive
Ukiah, CA 95482-9404
Phone: (707) 462-7581

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See the Mendocino Lake website for additional information. Primary recreational opportunities are listed below.

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Pomo Visitor Center (707) 485-8285

Directions & Lake History/Factoid
Directions: From Ukiah, 3 miles north on US 101, then east on Lake Mendocino Drive.

Factoid: Lake Mendocino is located in the midst of wine country and near the gateway to the Redwoods. It is two hours north of the Bay area in central Mendocino County, near the city of Ukiah. The lake was created by a dam in 1958.

Lake Mendocino offers many recreational opportunities including over 300 campsites, with boat-in camping and 15 miles of hiking and biking trails. Some of the trails are in the 700-acre wilderness area, where native wildlife can be viewed. There are five large day-use areas with covered picnic shelters and barbeques. For on-the-water fun, there is boating, swimming and water skiing Fishing for large and small mouth bass, strippers, crappie, blue gill and three varieties of catfish is a popular activity.

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Recreation areas 1 - 18 of 18 at Mendocino Lake

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 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Bu-Shay Recreation Area  Link ro reservation at rec.gov E N G D   X       A GS X   M
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Che-Ka-Ka Recreation Area  Link ro reservation at rec.gov N     X     A GS X   F M
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Coyote Dam Steelhead Facillity                    
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Dam Parking Lot             A        
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Inlet Road             A       W
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Joe Riley Day-Use Area             A G GS X    
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Kawayo Horse Staging Area             A G        
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Kyen Recreation Area  Link ro reservation at rec.gov E N D   X X     GS X   H F
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Mesa Day-Use Area             A GS X    
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Miti Boat-In Campground N                 M
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area North Boat Ramp       X            
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Oak Grove Day-Use Area             A GS   BE  
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Overlook Day-Use Area             A GS X    
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Pomo B Day-Use Area             A GS   BE  
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Pomo C Day-Use Area     X       A GS   BE  
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Pomo Recreation Area  Link ro reservation at rec.gov     X       A GS X BE M
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Pomo Visitor Center                    
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area South Ramp       X     A     BE  
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area   Corps Managed Managed by Others in Italics $ Corps Fees Collected
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XExists at lake
Camping
EElectric Campsites
NNon-electric Campsites
TPull Through Campsites
GGroup Camping
DDump Station
Fishing
CFish Cleaning Stations
DFishing Docks
PFishing Piers
Picnic
APicnic Area
GGroup Picnic
GSGroup Picnic Shelter
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BEBeach
PSwimming Pool
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BBike Trails *
QEquestrian Trails
HHiking Trails
IHiking Trails - Interpretive
ROff Road Vehicle Trails
FFitness Trails
WWater Trails
SSnow Mobile Trails
CCCross Country Skiing Trails
MMultipurpose Trails

* Bike trails upgraded with help from International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA). Visit www.imba.com for more information.


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