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Rotary Boat Being Used for Student Lessons at Lake Casitas

Rotary Boat Being Used for Student Lessons at Lake Casitas

After much planning and hard work, water conservation and watershed classes are now being taught to local elementary students by Rotary Ojai-West volunteers on a pontoon boat on Lake...More >>

Snowbird Program

Snowbird Program

The 2016/17 Snowbird season commences September 30, 2016.  The Snowbird program always ends the Sunday before Easter. For more information, please contact Guest...More >>

Free Water Surveys for Residential and Commercial Customers

Free Water Surveys for Residential and Commercial Customers

Casitas is offering, on-site surveys for indoor and landscape water use of single-family and multi-family residential water customers within the district boundaries as well as for co...More >>

Enjoy Lake Casitas from Your Kayak or Canoe

Enjoy Lake Casitas from Your Kayak or Canoe

Kayak and canoe owners are welcome at Lake Casitas. Lake Casitas is a perfect setting to kayak or canoe.   However, the same boating policies ...More >>

Plan Your Special Event at Lake Casitas

Plan Your Special Event at Lake Casitas

Lake Casitas is unique and unforgettable, and just may be the perfect place for your wedding, anniversary, reunion, concert, or fund-raiser. 

We offer a l...More >>

Camping: Lake Casitas Wildlife and Falling Tree Limbs

Camping: Lake Casitas Wildlife and Falling Tree Limbs

Lake Casitas Recreation Area is surrounded by wilderness areas.  Due to the historic drought, trees and limbs may fall at any time. Be...More >>

Coyote Point Disc Golf

Coyote Point Disc Golf

Come play the Coyote Point Disc Golf Course.  The course was recently ranked #3 in California by the Disc Golf Course Review! The course is a beautiful challenging cou...More >>

Casitas Kicking Off New Campaign

Casitas Kicking Off New Campaign

Keep an eye out for new signs going up all over the Ojai Valley! We’d like to introduce Casitas Municipal Water District’s new campaign “Conserving Lake Casitas!&rd...More >>

Lake Casitas Rowing Association

Lake Casitas Rowing Association

Casitas Rowing is one of the many activities conducted here at Lake Casitas. Lake Casitas was the venue for the 1984 Olympics and is being considered again for the 2024 Olympics!

...More >>
Launch Ramp Moved Back to Santa Ana Ramp 2/22/2017!

Launch Ramp Moved Back to Santa Ana Ramp 2/22/2017!

2/22/2017 Thanks to the rain and additional water in the lake we are back launching at Santa Ana Launch ramp! More >>

Water Conservation Video Library Now Available

Water Conservation Video Library Now Available

The California Urban Water Conservation Council (CUWCC) is a statewide water conservation membership agency, which Casitas is a member. They recently created a water conservation vid...More >>

California Department of Fish and Wildlife Information on Quagga/Zebra Mussels

California Department of Fish and Wildlife Information on Quagga/Zebra Mussels

Click the link to be directed to the Department of Fish and Wildlife's page to ...More >>

Drought Declaration - Water Waste Prohibitions In Effect

Drought Declaration - Water Waste Prohibitions In Effect

Drought restrictions now in effect:

Outdoor water restrictio...More >>

Attention: Boating Restrictions Adopted Update

Attention: Boating Restrictions Adopted Update

Boating restriction updates are in place at Lake Casitas. All boats are subject to a 35 day quarantine period. The quarantine period shall not affect vessels...More >>

Community Facilities District 2013-1 (Ojai)

Community Facilities District 2013-1 (Ojai)

Latest Update:

Water Allocation Calculator: Casitas has developed a calculator that Golden State Water customers can use to give them&n...More >>

Store Your RV or Boat at the Lake.

Store Your RV or Boat at the Lake.

Trailer storage space is available on a first come, first served basis. Rates vary from $84 to $102 per month. Requirements for entry into Trailer Storage include: copy of regis...More >>

Scheduled maintenance- Temporary Shutdown

Scheduled maintenance- Temporary Shutdown

Please be informed that Casitas Municipal Water District will be performing scheduled maintenance and this means our system will be shutdown on Friday June 17, 2016 from 6 am to 6 pm...More >>

What Stage 3 Drought Means For You

What Stage 3 Drought Means For You

Stage 3 Drought Declared

As of July 1st 2016, Casitas MWD has entered stage 3 drought. This ...More >>

Lake Casitas Recreation Area Reduces Water Usage by Over 50%

Lake Casitas Recreation Area Reduces Water Usage by Over 50%

In response to the historic drought over the last five years, the Lake Casitas Recreation Area continues to ramp up its water conservation measures. These efforts reduced water usage...More >>

Be Aware! Serious Conservation Message

Be Aware! Serious Conservation Message

Be Aware! Serious Conservation Message:
Don’t let significant seasonal reductions in
allocations, coupled with striking increases
in conservation penalties, ca...More >>

Water Security Project Report (Draft ) Is Now Available

Water Security Project Report (Draft ) Is Now Available

The Water Security Project report (and the associated PowerPoint presentation) is now available in its draft form. Casitas has been looking at ways to mitigate the effects of the dro...More >>

Diversions: What it takes to get water into Lake

Diversions: What it takes to get water into Lake

Water from the Ventura River is redirected into the Lake via the Robles Canal and the local watershed. The latest rain event has produced the largest diversions since 2011. Flows in ...More >>

Firewood - Buy It Where You Burn It

Firewood - Buy It Where You Burn It

Moving firewood can transport tree-killing insects and diseases. California forests are threatened by non-native insects and diseases. These invasive species can spread to new areas ...More >>

Lifeguard Opening

Lifeguard Opening

Looking for a summer job? Casitas Water Adventure is looking for summer lifeguards! Lifeguarding at Lake Casitas Water Adventure is a rewarding summer job. For more information ...More >>

Smolt Spotted, After Five Years of Drought

Smolt Spotted, After Five Years of Drought

The first steelhead smolt of the season was observed swimming downstream through the Robles fish ladder on March 18th on the Ventura River—this is the first detected...More >>

Proposed Increase in Water Rates and Charges

Proposed Increase in Water Rates and Charges

Casitas' Board of Directors has set a public hearing for 3:00 p.m. on May 10, 2017, at the Gymnasium of the Oak View Resource Center at 555 Mahoney Avenue, Oak View, California 93022...More >>

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