O'Neill Forebay

Bureau of Reclamation, California.

O'Neill Dam and Forebay are joint Federal-State facilities located on San Luis Creek 2.5 miles downstream from San Luis Dam. O'Neill Forebay Dam is a feature of the Central Valley Project - San Joaquin Division - San Luis Unit. The reservoir has a surface area of 2,250 acres and 14 miles of shoreline. The Park includes boating, camping, picnic facilities, fishing, hiking, and serves as a major family destination for many in the west central valley. Currently an expansion of the Maderos boat ramp facilities is underway, which will improve boat access and day use facilities.

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The site is located about 10 miles west of Los Banos, California on CA Highway 152.

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