Receding shoreline leaves dock high and dry at Vallecito Reservoir

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Receding shoreline leaves dock high and dry at Vallecito Reservoir

Boaters have only a few days to remove vessels
Drought conditions are to blame for low water level at Vallecito Reservoir. The lake is 40 percent full, down about 32 feet from full capacity.

Receding shoreline leaves dock high and dry at Vallecito Reservoir

Drought conditions are to blame for low water level at Vallecito Reservoir. The lake is 40 percent full, down about 32 feet from full capacity.

Receding shoreline leaves dock high and dry at Vallecito Reservoir

Not since 2002 do locals remember Vallecito Reservoir being so low.

Receding shoreline leaves dock high and dry at Vallecito Reservoir

Boaters have been notified that the courtesy dock is being removed in the next few days. The lake is still open, but without a dock, boats may get damaged.

Receding shoreline leaves dock high and dry at Vallecito Reservoir

Vallecito Marina has been renting more kayaks and paddleboards as a result of the low water conditions, which are not conducive for motorized boats.
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