San Luis Obispo County

Getting to Lake Nacimiento



Directions to Lake Nacimiento


From the Bakersfield area cut over to I-5 and go north to Highway 46. Follow it to Highway 101, and then go north to G14 (Interlake Rd.) and take it to Lake Nacimiento.

From the Fresno area go south on Highway 41. After it merges with Highway 46 watch for the cutoff of 46 to the right, heading west and follow it to Highway 101. Then go north to G14 (Interlake Rd.).

Those traveling from the south around Santa Barbara or the north around Monterey know to simply take Highway 101 to G14 (Interlake Rd.) or G19 (Nacimiento Lake Dr.).

Mileage and Driving Times to Lake Nacimiento
Miles Hours Mins.
Bakersfield 126 2 35
Fresno 130 2 36
King City 46 0 49
Monterey 112 1 55
Paso Robles 20 0 24
Salinas 93 1 29
Santa Barbara 154 2 24
San Luis Obispo 47 0 48

map of the Lake Nacimiento area