The City of Watsonville has established a permanent boat inspection program and fees
in order to prevent the infestation of Pinto Lake by Zebra/Quagga mussels.
More Information about Quagga and Zebra Mussels (pdf – 150KB)
Don't Move a Mussel: Video
Bass Boat Inspection Protocol (pdf – 143KB)
Letter to Pinto Lake Customers Regarding Boat and Watercraft Inspections (pdf – 128KB)
This beautiful 10,000 year-old lake is located midway between Santa Cruz and Monterey.
For RV camping and boating Call 831-722-8129 or email