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Big Lake

It is a huge lake but had less water in oct. It is formed by Terminus Dam on the Kawesh River... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
sorabh
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Delhi
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Beauty spot to soak up

Lake Kaweah was an unexpected find while on a road trip, but it is a beautiful spot to build in... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
Dabdad
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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34443 Sierra Dr, Lemon Cove, CA 93244-1703
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

Overall the Lake was beautiful , But when we ran into trouble in the middle of the lake there is no way to call for help . There is no Phone service and no way to reach the marina office. Only Sheriffs on duty and...More

Thank Yeska M
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I drove past this when coming up from LA and to stay in Three Rivers for a night while visiting Sequoia NAtional Park. When we got to our hotel and we realized it was almost 100 degrees outside, we knew that this...More

6  Thank Jvalliant
Reviewed 24 February 2018

When one wants an enjoyable day out that is of little or no cost, the Kaweah Lake area including the dam and marina is most important to visit. Whether one wants to rent a boat to tour the lake area, go fishing on the banks,...More

Thank Ed S
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

It is a huge lake but had less water in oct. It is formed by Terminus Dam on the Kawesh River Built by U S Army Corps of Engineer's.One can do fishing or boating if just play around in the area. Nice view

1  Thank sorabh
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This lake is huge. You can fish from the banks or from a boat. They have a marina and they rent boats daily. The water is used to water the agriculture farms and dairy cattle in Tulare County. A total of 5 rivers supply this...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Lake Kaweah was an unexpected find while on a road trip, but it is a beautiful spot to build in. There are lots of water sports and walks you can add on if you have time, but it is well worth a stop.

1  Thank Dabdad
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

On our way to the Sequoia NP, we decided to take a swim in the lake. Parked at the Slick Rock Rec Area, paid the 5 USD in parking fee and went to the water. Met a really nice Mexican family. The area around the...More

1  Thank Lars H
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This place is awesome! I've only been there this one time, and it's February, but the trees growing out of the lake, the beautiful yellow flowers everywhere (on the banks, growing out of the lake), the mountain backdrop, just stunning! Again, it's a wet February,...More

1  Thank Backpacker_0905
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Best time to go is after the middle of the summer when the water starts dropping and the natural pools are just right. Water gets colder as you get closer to the mouth of the river.

1  Thank Tour615007
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Is there anything cooler than stopping off on a hot day and taking a plunge in a natural water pool? So there we were, on the way up a mountain when we spotted some people swimming. We headed down to the waters edge and the...More

3  Thank krys_k
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