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San Pablo Reservoir Recreation Area

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7301 San Pablo Dam Rd, El Sobrante, CA 94803-3717
+1 510-223-1661
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Great place for fishing and just enjoying the outing and great facilities that are offered.

During my last two visits I had the great opportunity to catch my limit of trout, and the nest trip... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Gene Y
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Vancouver
Beautiful

We are so lucky to have such a beautiful place like this! We kayak out there and love it. It's... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Patti H
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El Sobrante, California
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3 Mar 2018
“Great place for fishing and just enjoying the outing and great facilities that are offered.”
21 Dec 2017
“Beautiful”
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7301 San Pablo Dam Rd, El Sobrante, CA 94803-3717
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+1 510-223-1661
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

During my last two visits I had the great opportunity to catch my limit of trout, and the nest trip I was lucky enough to catch a 6lb trout. This is not my only big trout from San Pablo, my largest was a 11lb trout...More

Thank Gene Y
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

We are so lucky to have such a beautiful place like this! We kayak out there and love it. It's only a few minutes from where we live but feels like hours away when you are out there in your kayak.

Thank Patti H
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Had a good time. With my niece. We fished for a little while then played on the play ground with my niece till she was all tired out. Staff was friendly and facilities were in good condition.

Thank Javieravalos1988
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful, great fir fishing, BBQ,family & friends meeting spot, picturerisque vuew, boating @ your leisure!

Thank barbarabeautiful60
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This is a nice place to have family reunions. There are picnic tables, a food store, boat rentals, swings, slide etc. cost $7 for parking all day. Plenty of space for games.

1  Thank Sky G
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

We've visited the San Pablo Dam Reservoir for picnics and kayaking. There is grass, trees, picnic tables and grills for relaxing by the water. There are also some group picnic sites with gazebos that can be reserved for a fee. And I especially enjoy renting...More

Thank kayakmama54
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

This is not a great place to bring kids to run around and picnic. They can't get in the water. Be sure you know the boat regulations before you go because they are strict. It IS a nice quiet nearby place for fishing though, and...More

Thank Marilyn D
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Reviewed 27 January 2016

We've done most everything here: kayaks, pontoon boats, sailboat, fishing, bird watching, hiking, horseback riding, picnics, wildlife observation... Closed a couple of months during the winter. Boat and kayak rentals. Tackle/bait and cafe. Car, boat and fishing permit fees. Bring your own boat = must...More

2  Thank yvonne p
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Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

This reservoir has it all, good fishing, great open spaces to play sports, play structures for kids, trails to hike/walk, several bbq areas, and my personal favorite, boat rentals! Due to the drought the water levels aren't as high, but they've been pumping in water...More

1  Thank steve l
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Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Gem of East Bay! Great place to picnic, go fishing, exercise and do outdoor fun activities! Reconnect with nature here and you'll head home stress free!

Thank 608jinggoy
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Lady J
17 June 2017|
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Response from Marcella S | Property representative |
Unfortunately there is no public transportation that currently stops out here at the reservoir.
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Carlos M
9 April 2017|
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Response from Marcella S | Property representative |
Please call 510-223-1661 for availability
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