Bethany Reservoir State Recreation Area
|Bethany Reservoir State Recreation Area|
|Location||Alameda County, California, USA|
|Nearest city||Livermore, California|
|Area||609 acres (246 ha)|
|Governing body||California Department of Parks and Recreation|
Situated in the northernmost part of the San Joaquin Valley, Bethany Reservoir State Recreation Area is a popular place for water-oriented recreation, especially fishing and windsurfing. The reservoir stores water for a pumping plant on the California Aqueduct.