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Camp Far West Reservoir – Best SUP Spots

BEST PLACES TO PADDLE BOARD | CAMP FAR WEST RESERVOIR, WHEATLAND, CA

Best SUP Spots Northern California Camp Far West Reservoir

Camp Far West Reservoir (also known as Camp Far West Lake) is a small reservoir in the foothills of Northern California located approximately 8 miles east of Wheatland, CA and 45 miles northeast of Sacramento. The facility is owned and operated by the South Sutter Water District.

Board Style Recommendation: Camp Far West Reservoir is a large lake and can be subject to high winds. A touring standup paddle board will provide a very enjoyable experience provided you stay within 200′ of the shore. Camp Far West Reservoir also has an abundance of bass, so a fishing standup paddle board will allow you flexibility to catch the big ones!

Elevation: 280′

Average Summer Temperature: 92 °F

Accessibility Rating: 9/10

Boats/Speed Limit: Heavy boating use, 5mph within 200 feet of shore.

Wildlife: Great bass fishing, free range cattle.

Things to know: The North Shore is open year-around. The South Shore is open mid-May to September. Camping facilities are available at the lake. There is also a general store. There are 70 campsites on the North Shore and 8 RV hookups. There are 67 campsites on the South Shore and no RV hookups.

CAMP FAR WEST RESERVOIR, WHEATLAND, CALIFORNIA

8176 Camp Far West Rd, Wheatland, CA 95692

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