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

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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,...

Somerville Lake Fishing

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Lake Somerville fishing guide

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

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...

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...

Saddlehorn Winery

Saddlehorn Winery starter in 2006. They serve award-winning hand-crafted wines. Plus, a good view of the vineyard where the Blanc du Bois and Black Spanish are planted. Winery hours are from Monday to...

Puppy Dawgs and Cat Tails

Puppy Dawgs and Cat Tails sells handmade products specializing in holistic dog food including Orijen, Fromm, Stella & Chewy's, Blue Buffalo, Zignature and Evo. Also, they have gourmet treats for your pets...

The Giddings Wilkin House Museum

The Giddings Wilkin House, Brenham's oldest standing dwelling, is historically and architecturally significant. It provides insight into the early lifestyle of Brenham's most influential citizen of the...

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Somerville Lake Current Weather Alerts

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories.


Somerville Lake Weather Forecast



Hi: 87

Tuesday Night


Lo: 65


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 90

Wednesday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 68


Thunderstorms Likely

Hi: 86

Thursday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 69


Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 84

Friday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 67

Somerville Lake Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 5/14: 239.05 (+1.05)