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Not bad for its location

Lake with an island accessible by a small bridge. Watch out for duck poop on the island part... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
Marysville, California
via mobile
A beutiful diamond but a little in the rough

Beautiful little lake in the middle of town. Unfortunately the city has a hard time keeping it... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Steve S
Marysville, California
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  • Average26%
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  • Terrible10%
28 Jul 2018
“Not bad for its location”
28 Jun 2018
“Bad Memories”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Lake with an island accessible by a small bridge. Watch out for duck poop on the island part. Pokémon go haven for the kids. Homeless are almost always present at this location. People fish here often.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Rltberry
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Though this lake has been cleaned up considerably, I will never forget the fact that a woman's body was found after missing for 12 years in her car in Ellis Lake, straight off 12th street! She had gone missing some 12 years prior to being...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank GreatNanaof9
Reviewed 13 May 2018

It is a delightful lake in Marysville, California. When the geese come in the spring, they nest and lay their eggs. They don't want to be bothered when they are sitting on their eggs or caring for their young (after they have hatched). I enjoy...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank maryloudavis2013
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Beautiful little lake in the middle of town. Unfortunately the city has a hard time keeping it sometimes. Sometimes a little litter, sometimes a lot of goose droppings. But nice to go for lunch, feed the ducks, fish, or soak in some sun.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Steve S
Reviewed 11 December 2017

They seriosly find dead bodies in this lake. LOL! Sometimes people get married there. Which is so ghetto! Stinks and is full of trash. If you like to see fish floating go ahaed and check it out!

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Kristina E
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I love the idea of this lake, I really do. However I can't visit without being completely terrified that my children will fall in and come out with an extra eye on their forehead. The water is just so yucky. Also, there are many homeless...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Amy W
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

After a rain that helps clean off some of the bird dropping it's a nice walk. Quite a few ducks to feed as well. This time of year there is lots of water and it's pretty clean. In the summer it can get pretty rank.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Chiefly1
Reviewed 18 March 2017

There are some homeless that hang around this area, there are also some homeless ducks that run the lake like a gang, marking their territory with about 85,000 pounds of poop...kids these days..... The overall "foundation" of the lake is great, well constructed and I'm...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Rltberry
Reviewed 27 August 2016

As a teenager during the summers my grandfather lived in the area and we would visit the lake and do many other things in the downtown area.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank WineDineandPlay
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This is a fun place to bring kids if you want to waste some time and not spend a lot of money. I take my daughter here frequently to feed the ducks and geese that live here. Walking the trail along the edge of the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Tina H
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