The Local Swimming Hole
Playing it Safe
The designated swim beach is on the northwest shore of Lake Mendocino in the Pomo A and Pomo B Day-Use areas. Please be aware that no lifegards are on duty and swimming at Lake Mendocino is at your own risk. Because the lake is man-made and maintained, water levels can change on a daily or even hourly basis and the lake bed is unpredictable.
Please remember stay safe, swim within your own limits!
For safety reasons, swimming and diving are prohibited at the North and South Boat Ramps and docks as well as near the tower and the government boat dock. A reminber that wearing a life jacket and swimming with a buddy are great ways to have fun and stay safe.
4 Main Causes of Drowning: