Yuba County, Northern California

Getting to New Bullards Bar Reservoir

Directions to New Bullards Bar Reservoir

From the Sacramento area head north on Highway 70 to Marysville and then onto Highway 20. Go northeast on Highway 20 to Marysville Road. Turn north on Marysville road and follow it to New Bullards Bar Reservoir.

From anywhere north of Oroville, first go to Oroville. Then from Highway 162 follow Lower Wyandotte Road to Foothill Blvd. Then pick up Oroville Bango Hwy which becomes Los Verjeles Road. Turn left onto Loma Rica road and the left onto Marysville Road. Marysville Road will take you to the lake. Better yet, turn on your car's GPS.

Travelers from Reno go north on Highway 395 to Highway 70. Follow 70 west to Highway 49. Follow Highway 49 along its winding route until you come to Marysville Road (just past Comptonville).

Mileage and Driving Times to New Bullards Bar Reservoir
Miles Hours Mins.
Marysville 37 1 05
Modesto 154 2 59
Nevada City 25 0 47
Redding 134 2 53
Reno 120 2 19
Sacramento 79 1 49
San Francisco 163 3 11

map of the New Bullards Bar Reservoir area