Two star gazing nights, adventures for scouts, fishing clinics and the Tarantula Run are some of the activities detailed in the new Fall Los Vaqueros Activity guide. Our presentations include "Grossology!", "Arachnophobia" and several hikes are planned. Read More About Activities at Los Vaqueros...
The lottery has begun for third and fourth grade teachers to enroll their classes in Los Vaqueros Watershed Field Trips. The popular program is free to schools and always sells out. Teachers have until Sept. 8 to enroll in the lottery. Additional Info...
We're seeing a lot of rattlesnakes this year. Whether you're hiking, fishing or even out on the reservoir in one of our electric boats (rattlers are very good swimmers!), be aware of your surroundings. Avoid confrontations with rattlesnakes. Read more about avoiding rattlesnakes...
September 2Free Fishing Clinic Learn everything you've wanted to know about lake fishing. From bait and knots to trolling and cleaning, our experienced staff will provide tips to help you reel in the big one. Clinics are tailored to participants' skill levels. Open to all ages, coming with questions.Read on...
September 2Tarantula Presentation It’s that time of year again. Come and learn about Los Vaqueros Gentle Giants, The California Tarantula. These often maligned and feared spiders are completely harmless to man. Learn about why we only see them in the fall, where they live, what they eat, how they survive. Get a chance to hold a tarantula. Meet one of our local scorpions. Have your questions about our local arachnids answered.Read on...
September 17Fish Printing Going fishing today? Stop by the free fish-printing table at the Marina to create fishy works of art on paper! Learn about the fish of Los Vaqueros and of the nearby Delta. If you have a special project in mind, bring fabric materials to print on (T-shirt, pillowcase). There will be a limited number of T-shirts to purchase for $5. Fishy fun for the whole family!Read on...