Oroville california map. Lake oroville boating lake oroville is best explored by boat. Oroville is the county seat of butte county california united states. On this page youll also find information about boating at the other lake oroville sra areas including the afterbay forebay and diversion pool. Oroville dam is an earthfill embankment dam on the feather river east of the city of oroville california in the sierra nevada foothills east of the sacramento valley.
Find the most current and reliable 7 day weather forecasts storm alerts reports and information for oroville ca us with the weather network. The population was 15506 at the 2010 census up from 13004 at the 2000 census. Butte county and california state parks have partnered to aide camp fire survivors. State parks granted butte county temporary use of lake orovilles state recreation area lime saddle campground to serve as a temporary rv park to house fire survivors.
Easy access is provided by several launch ramps around the lake shore and you can rent boats at the bidwell or lake oroville marinas. Lake oroville sra spillway top. Oroville formerly ophir city is the county seat of butte county california.