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Posted on: October 21, 2020

New campsites at New Bullards Bar nearing completion

Cottage Creek Campground construction with New Bullards Bar Reservoir in the background.

While summer has come to an end, work to further enhance outdoor recreation opportunities in the Yuba County foothills has quickly ramped up.

Ten brand new campsites with breathtaking views are nearing completion at Yuba Water Agency’s New Bullards Bar Dam...

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

Dark Day parking lot project complete, facilities open to the public

Dark Day parking lot with New Bullards Bar Reservoir in the background.

Yuba Water Agency crews and contractors have completed improvements to the Dark Day recreation area at New Bullards Bar Reservoir. 

The Dark Day boat ramp and overflow parking areas now include 80 single-vehicle parking spaces and 139 spaces for v...

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Posted on: March 17, 2021

Stretch of lower Yuba River closing to watercraft for habitat enhancement work

Daguerre Point Dam on the lower Yuba River.

More than one mile of the north channel of the lower Yuba River will be closed to all watercraft starting April 1 through early December for habitat enhancement work as part of Yuba Water Agency’s Hallwood Side Channel and Floodplain Restoration Project.&...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Yuba Water, Yuba County offering loaner life jackets at New Bullards Bar and Lake Francis

Life-jacket-loaner-station

To further promote recreation and water safety, Yuba Water Agency has partnered with Yuba County to establish the Life Jacket Loaner Program. 

Four loaner stations have been installed at New Bullards Bar Reservoir and Lake Francis to increase the ...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Cottage Creek Campground at New Bullards Bar now open, accepting reservations

2 picnic tables at a campground with the forest in the background.

The new Cottage Creek Campground at New Bullards Bar Reservoir is now open to the public and accepting reservations on a first-come, first-served basis. 

The Cottage Creek Campground, located above the dam and Emerald Cove Marina, includes nine ca...

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