Our Lake is at Stake! Mussel Threat to Lake Mission Viejo
Click here for very important information: Quagga Mussel flyer PDF 441k
Lake Mission Viejo is mussel free and we need your help and cooperation to protect and maintain it!
The Association maintains a fleet of boats for rent at the Playa del Norte marina. Rental rates are posted on the the Boat Rental Information page. Please check the current rental hours and review the boating rules.
See also: Boat Registration information and applications and QUAGGA MUSSELS procedures and Guidelines
The lake is frequently stocked with a variety of fish. The current stocking schedule is online. Please review the Fishing Rules before fishing at the lake.
Please note: The Lake's Bass slot limit has changed. You must now release any Bass larger than 14". You may keep any Bass smaller than 14". During the annual spawning season, between March 1st and June 1st, ALL bass must be released immediately to the spot where they were caught.
Winter swimmer's itch conditions: MEDIUM
For detailed information about swimmer's itch, please see swimmer's itch fact sheet.
There are two member beaches and a number of private beaches for use by lakeside residents. Playa del Norte features a sandy beach area, volleyball courts, a playground and snack bar. Playa del Este has a playground, snack bar, group picnic area, fishing area, basketball half court and horseshoe pits. Playa del Este is open daily during the Summer (Spring and Fall on weekends only).
Lifeguard on duty during daylight hours.
See Swimming Rules