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

$394,900

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 Camping


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.

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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


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...

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...

Mama's Kitchen

Mama's Kitchen is located in Somerville, TX that serves home-cooked meals from breakfast to lunch. They also offer a wide selection of foods every day. The prices are affordable, and the place is home-style....

Pecan Lakes Golf Club

Pecan Lakes Golf Club is a public, residential, and golfing community in lovely Navasota, Texas, northwest of Houston and south of Bryan/College Station. It is a 200-acre public golf course with an 18-hole...

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...

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Somerville Lake Current Weather Alerts

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories.

 

Somerville Lake Weather Forecast

Thursday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 64

Thursday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 47

Friday

Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 55

Friday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 50

Saturday

Rain Showers Likely

Hi: 55

Saturday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 42

Sunday

Sunny

Hi: 58

Sunday Night

Clear

Lo: 39


Somerville Lake Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 1/19: 233.67 (-4.33)