Plan A Trip To Lakeport, One Of Northern California's Best Small Towns
Visiting one of Northern California’s gorgeous lakes always makes for a great family day trip, but visiting a lake town is even better! There are plenty of fantastic lakeside communities that are worth visiting throughout NorCal, but Lakeport is especially worth seeking out if you prefer a small town vibe. There’s something for everyone to enjoy in this humble community, so plan a visit to this small lake town for this summer.
Located on the western shore of Clear Lake, Lakeport is a lovely little community that has something for everyone. From its charming small town atmosphere to the beautiful natural surroundings, it's a destination that's worth seeking out.
Home to just 4,753 residents, Lakeport embodies everything we love about small town living. The downtown area is filled with a lovely assortment of shops. restaurants, breweries, and other charming businesses.
Of course, the brilliant Clear Lake is the highlight of any visit to this lakeside town. As the largest natural freshwater lake in all of California, it's hard to be anything but completely floored by the lake's unending beauty.
As a result, the area is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Boating and fishing are both awesome activities you can enjoy at Clear Lake. Opportunities for hiking, biking, camping, and off-roading are also abundant in lake's the surrounding area.
Lakeport is also a great spot for wildlife enthusiasts. Clear Lake is home to a variety of wildlife species including many gorgeous species of birds. A nature tour with
Eyes of the Wild is a great way to witness these beauties in their natural habitat.
You won't be going hungry during your Lakeport vacation, either. Awesome eateries like Jimmy's Deli, Park Place Restaurant, and Renee's Cafe are a must when you're in town. Many of them also boast fantastic views of the lake.
Small towns in Northern California certainly have a way of capturing our hearts, and beautiful Lakeport is no exception. Be sure to make this humble town the homebase for your next adventure in this region and start planning a visit to Lakeport soon.
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