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New Hogan Lake – Best SUP Spots

BEST PLACES TO PADDLE BOARD | NEW HOGAN LAKE, VALLEY SPRINGS, CA

New Hogan Lake SUP Spots

New Hogan Lake is an artificial lake in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada in Calaveras County, California.

Board Style Recommendation: A touring standup paddle board will provide a very enjoyable experience by cutting through the flat water on New Hogan Lake. A fishing standup paddle board will be right at home on New Hogan Lake. There are rainbow and brown trout, small and largemouth bass, crappie, bluegill, trout and catfish.

Elevation: 666′

Average Summer Temperature: 93 °F

Accessibility Rating: 7/10

Boats/Speed Limit: Lots of motorized boats. 5mph near the shore.

Wildlife: Pelicans, geese, and ducks during winter. Pied-billed grebes and mallards in spring and fall. Songbirds are visible year-round but the best viewing is in spring and fall. Viewings of resident hawks, woodpeckers, upland birds and mammals are common.

Things to know: A hiking trail is located below the dam at the Monte Vista Recreation Area. Several campgrounds are available at New Hogan Lake. Acorn Campground is open year-round, while Oak Knoll Campground is open from April 1 through September 30. A boat-in campground is located at Deer Flat. Group camping is found at Coyote Point.

NEW HOGAN LAKE, VALLEY SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA

2321 S Petersburg Rd, Valley Springs, CA 95252

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