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 Real Estate

Lake living at its best near Birch Creek Park


Located a short distance from Brenham and College Station in Birch Creek Forest at Lake Somerville, "The Best Subdivision by the Lake," and fondly called "The Treehouse", this awesome modern home with full length back porch and...

Somerville Lake Vacation Rentals and Cabins

Beaches of Burton RV

50 amp RV with full service septic & water. On our ranch with horse stalls and arena. Located between Rocky Creek and Nails Creek. Full bathroom available if needed on site. Stalls available for rent. Pond in walking distance for fishing. Horse...

Somerville Lake Camping

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...

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,...

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.

Artesian Park RV Campground

Artesian Park RV Campground is located in Brenham, TX, that offers 49 full hook-up sites, 20/30/50 amp sites, and 34 pull-throughs. Also, some of the inclusions are free Wi-Fi, laundry service, walking trail,...

Rolling by the Dozen RV Park

Rolling by the Dozen RV Park is a beautiful RV park near Bryan/College Station, TX, that offers roomy 20, 30, and 50 AMP full hook-up sites with the inclusion of restrooms, showers, laundry areas, pond, picnic...

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

Czech Heritage Museum

Czech Heritage Museum promotes and preserves the Czechs in Europe and the Czech settlers in this part of Texas who has a distinct background and culture. It collaborates with schools and churches by lending...

Ricky's Catering / Mantey Country

Ricky's Catering / Mantey Country is a self-service restaurant located in Somerville, TX. It also serves a wide selection of home-cooked meals from breakfast to lunch and a lunch buffet and Sunday buffet. The...

Pleasant Hill Winery

Pleasant Hill Winery is nestled in a lovely piece of land with Brenham, TX rolling hills. They serve 12 great varieties of wine and a gift shop you don't want to miss. They also offer customized wine baskets...

G G's Bar & Grill

G G's Bar & Grill is an awesome place for fun and some cold beer. It also offers lively, party music, good food, and a wonderful place to meet new friends. The place is lovely, and the bartenders are nice.

Busted Oak Cellars

Busted Oak Cellars is a family-owned winery located in Carmine, TX. Busted Oak offers different kinds of hand-crafted wines. They also offer discounts for all teachers, veterans, and first responders. The...

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Somerville Lake Current Weather Alerts

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories.


Somerville Lake Weather Forecast


Rain Showers Likely

Hi: 87

Saturday Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 73


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 90

Sunday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 69


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 91

Monday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 70


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 91

Tuesday Night


Lo: 71

Somerville Lake Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 9/16: 233.09 (-4.91)