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

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,...

Nails Creek Unit

Nails Creek Unit has 20 campsites with a 30-amp electric hookup, water hookup, restrooms, horse pens in the area, and a fire ring grill. The Nails Creek Unit offers a weekly non-peak rate from December through...

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...

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

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...

Copperas Hollow Country Club

Copperas Hollow Country Club is a nine-hole golf course on par 5's with a well-maintained course, big greens, and relaxing trees around the golf course. There are special offers for college students, just...

Papi's Icehouse

Papi's Icehouse is a biker-friendly establishment where friends and family are welcome. Pool tournaments are held every Wednesday and Friday at 8 PM, and we have four pool tables to ensure an early night. Papi...

Giddings Municipal Golf Course

Giddings Municipal Golf Course is a 9-hole course that is constantly improving. It offers affordable memberships that include unlimited range balls, a new golf cart, and greens fees, as well as the ability for...

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


Partly Sunny

Hi: 67

Wednesday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 54


Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 71

Thursday Night

Slight Chance Rain Showers

Lo: 60


Chance Rain Showers

Hi: 65

Friday Night


Lo: 47


Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 52

Saturday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 35

Somerville Lake Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 2/14: 238.29 (+0.29)