Somerville Lake

Lake Somerville lies in Burleson, Washington, and Lee counties, 23 miles southwest of Bryan/College Station, Texas. Lake Somerville covers 11,630 acres with 85 miles of shoreline and a maximum depth of 38 feet. Yegua Creek in the Brazos River Basin feeds Lake Somerville. U.S. Army Corp of Engineers Ft. Worth District oversees Lake Somerville. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) manages the Somerville Public Hunting Land and seven parks under a license agreement with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Lake Somerville is 65 miles east of Austin, Texas, and 78 miles northwest of Houston, Texas, with a few tiny communities on its northern border. Somerville, Texas is the nearest town on its eastern shores. Lake Somerville sits in a rural backdrop with over ten islands. The largest islands are named Buck Nekkid Island in its northern waters and Sunny Buns Island in its southern waters.   More Lake Information

Somerville Lake Camping

Lake Somerville Campground

Lake Somerville Campground is located in Brenham, TX. The campground has 109 campsites with power and running water and picnic tables and fire rings for cooking marshmallows and telling stories over the fire....

Frank And Kev RV

Frank And Kev RV is located 1.7 miles from Lake Somerville State Park's Birch Creek entrance. It offers 13 RV sites with electricity, water, sewer, and WiFi. Also, they have shower facilities and washer/dryer...

Group Camping Area

A central dining hall, a trailer dump station, a view of the lake, and access to Lake Somerville are all available in this area. There is also a full-access kitchen, 14 campsites with electric and water...

Rocky Creek Park

Rocky Creek Campground has 192 campsites with 30-amp electrical hookups, 127-amp hookups, and 35 tent sites with 30-amp hookups. Picnic tables and fire rings are available, as are flush toilets and showers.

Birch Creek Unit

There are 99 units in Birch Creek Campground. There are 50-amp hookups on 21 sites and 30-amp hookups on the others. There are water hookups, electric hookups, restrooms, and fire rings. For more information,...

Somerville Lake Marinas

Lake Somerville Marina

Basic groceries, snacks, drinks, and a big assortment of live and frozen baits, as well as walls full of tackle, are all available at Lake Somerville Marina for your leisure and camping requirements. There is...

Big Creek Marina

Big Creek Marina offers a boat launch that can accommodate up to four boats. Passes for the launch are provided on a daily and annual basis. Guests are welcome to fish off our marina piers for a daily fee. For...

Somerville Lake What To Do

Somerville Icehouse & Grill

Somerville Icehouse & Grill offers cold beers and wine. Also, there are darts, pool tables, a jukebox, direct TV, and live music. The place is relaxing, and it is a great place to spend some chill hours...

Somerville Farm & Ranch

Somerville Farm & Ranch is a family business that sells Purina, Thomas Moore, M-G, & Lindner feeds. Also, they have chemicals, seeds, fencing materials, lawn & garden supplies, animal health...

Texas Baptist Historical Museum

This historic church was the site of Sam Houston's baptism and now houses a free Baptist history museum. There is also a gift shop where you can purchase some items. All proceeds will benefit support workers...

Timeless Resale Shop

Timeless Resale Shop is a family-owned business in Somerville, Texas. It specializes in hand-stitched clothes that are timely and relevant to today's trends. You can find used and new clothes, but clean and...

Brenham Fire Museum

The Brenham Heritage Museum is dedicated to preserving and promoting Washington County's history, art, and culture. The Fire Museum is nestled in the restored 20th-century post office. It has an archaeology...

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Somerville Lake Current Weather Alerts

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Somerville Lake Weather Forecast



Hi: 96

Wednesday Night


Lo: 74



Hi: 98

Thursday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 77



Hi: 99

Friday Night


Lo: 74



Hi: 97

Saturday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 75

Somerville Lake Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 9/21: 233.23 (-4.77)