Vista del Lago Visitors Center is a visitor center above Pyramid Lake in Los Angeles County, between the communities of Gorman and Castaic, near Interstate 5. It is owned by the California Department of Water Resources (DWR).Put Vista del Lago Visitors Center into our Gorman trip itinerary planning site to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Gorman.
Vista del Lago Visitors Center reviews
This is one of SoCal’s best kept secrets for parents with young children! We were looking to do something new this Memorial Day, so made this our first stop on a somewhat whacky day trip. The... more »
Nice break from driving. It is located directly above Lake Pyramid. It is on I-5 1/2 way between Valencia and Bakersfield. Interactive items involving water and it's traveling thru the aquaduct... more »
Definitely a LEARNING CENTER! its rather small but it's perfect for a visit in the middle of nowhere. It's nice & cool equipped with water & bathrooms. Many 2D models, displays, graphs, tons of pics, hands-on stuff & brief educational videos & take-home brochures. Definitely stop by & take a look. It's not a whole lot of walking either PLUS its a very nice view if the full pyramid lake out in the back. Go see!
I've been driving past this place for decades and just this weekend stopped for the first time. I'm so glad we did! The views of Pyramid Lake are gorgeous. Inside is a small, free museum with exhibits about the water cycle and the California Water Project. I'm an Earth Science teacher, and I learned so much from my time there. I really wish I could take my class there. We will definitely stop again when we have all the kids with us. Bathrooms were clean and parking was easy.
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