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

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...

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,...

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....

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 Marinas

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...

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...

Somerville Lake What To Do

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...

Star of the Republic Museum

Star of the Republic Museum is located in Washington, TX. The Texas Republic's colorful saga depicts the Star of the Republic Museum. Also, the story of the autonomous Republic of Texas, which existed from...

Somerville Icehouse & Grill

Somerville Icehouse & Grill offers cold beers and wine. Also, there are darts, pool tables, a jukebox, direct TV, and live music. The place is relaxing, and it is a great place to spend some chill hours...

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...

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.

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Somerville Lake Current Weather Alerts

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Somerville Lake Weather Forecast


Chance Rain Showers

Hi: 46

Sunday Night

Rain Likely

Lo: 43



Hi: 46

Monday Night

Chance Rain

Lo: 45


Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 56

Tuesday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 51


Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 61

Wednesday Night

Slight Chance Rain Showers

Lo: 56

Somerville Lake Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 11/20: 232.06 (-5.94)