Castaic Lake State Recreation Area


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Castaic Lake State Recreation Area


Location:41 miles northeast of downtown Los Angeles; from I-5, exit at Hughes Lake Road.
Facilities:Campsites (including group camping), picnic areas, trails, 3 boat ramps, boat rentals, bait and tackle shop, fishing pier (é), playgrounds, restrooms.
Activities:Camping, boating, jet skiing, water skiing, kayaking, fishing, swimming, hiking, mountain biking.
Special Features:Castaic Lake is a reservoir of the State Water Project. It includes 29 miles of shoreline and two bodies of water. The lower lake is used for non-powered boating and swimming. The larger upper lake is suitable for fishing, power boating, sailing, and water- and jet skiing.
Address:c/o Angeles District Office
1925 Las Virgenes
Calabasas, CA 91302

Phone:213-798-2961
Web: www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=628
Size: 4,224 acres.

See other parks in California.
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Love Ride 32 will continue its tradition of kicking off the event with a morning concert with The Long Run -- Experience the Eagles, a celebrity-filled press conference followed by a 5-mile motorcycle trek led by Grand Marshal Jay Leno, from Harley-Davidson of Glendale, CA to Castaic Lake State Recreation Area.
The sold-out Merrell Down & Dirty Mud Run drew 3,000 scramblers from across the Southland to the Castaic Lake State Recreation Area for 5K and 10K runs and shorter dashes for the kids.
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Castaic Lake State Recreation Area is one of the largest recreation lakes in the state water system and used by more than 800,000 people a year.
CASTAIC - Castaic Lake State Recreation Area now offers a reduced launching fee for quiet boating at Castaic Lagoon and Main Reservoir.
Entry to the contest, sponsored by Castaic Lake State Recreation Area and Valencia's Sport Chalet, is $35 per angler.
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Rainy skies on Sunday did not keep rare birds away from the Castaic Lake State Recreation Area, where more than a dozen northern species migrate in search of food and warmth.