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


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,...

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,...

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....

Yegua Creek

There are 82 campsites at Yegua Creek Campground; 65 have 50-amp power and water hookups. Picnic tables and fire rings are available, as are flush toilets and showers. There are also two boat ramps, an...

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...

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


Texas Cotton Gin Museum

A 1925 Bessemer Type IV diesel oil engine resides at the gin. The repaired 16-ton "Lady B" is the most significant historic internal combustion engine remaining in operation in the United States! The...

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...

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...

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...

Brazos Valley Brewing Company

BVB is a welcoming small-town brewery and taproom celebrating Texas' soul and taste. It started brewing beer in 2014 for beer connoisseurs, and people who want a nice beer with their feet supported up. The...

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Somerville Lake Current Weather Alerts

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories.

 

Somerville Lake Weather Forecast

Monday

Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 86

Monday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 71

Tuesday

Thunderstorms Likely

Hi: 83

Tuesday Night

Thunderstorms Likely

Lo: 72

Wednesday

Thunderstorms Likely

Hi: 78

Wednesday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 62

Thursday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 83

Thursday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 64


Somerville Lake Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 5/23: 237.87 (-0.13)