Clear Lake State Park is on the shores of California’s largest freshwater lake. The area is popular for water recreation, including swimming, fishing, boating and water-skiing. Anglers can catch largemouth bass, crappie, bluegill, Sacramento perch, blackfish, carp and channel catfish. Professional bass fishing organizations including U.S. Bass, Cal Bass and Western Bass have d … [Read more...]
Lake County is a popular California family getaway directly east of Mendocino County. Hwy 20 runs along the northern shore of Clear Lake, the county’s namesake, and offers a continuous view of its sparkling blue waters. You can pick it up about 5 miles north of Ukiah on Hwy 101. From Upper Lake on Hwy 20 you can take Hwy 29 south if you prefer, through Lakeport and Kelseyville to Lower Lake, looping around the lake to the south. At Lower Lake you can pick up Hwy 53 north through Clearlake and complete the loop back to Hwy 20. Throughout Lake County you’ll find friendly communities, outdoor recreation, attractions and activities, beautiful rural scenery and some of the best air quality in the state.