Event details

Lafayette Dam and Reservoir Water Walk

Jan 28, 2023, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

In celebration of EBMUD’s 100th anniversary, join a guided walk around Lafayette Reservoir on the Lakeside Nature Trail (2.7 miles).

Join EBMUD Ranger Staff on January 28, 2023 from 10 a.m. – 11:30 am. Discover the history that opened up the Reservoir from a closed watershed into a recreation space enjoyed by more than 1.4 million visitors each year. The walk will cover the history of the reservoir as an emergency drinking water supply, a recreation space, a cultural landmark, and will highlight local wildlife.

The walk will be 2.7 miles long. Please wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather. Bring your water bottle and binoculars for bird watching.

Register here. Space is limited to 35 participants. Meet on the Dam, the walk will proceed clockwise on the Lakeside Nature Trail with designated stopping points. EBMUD’s Water Walk Series will occur monthly. visit www.ebmud.com/centennial-events for future Water Walk dates.