Lake Piru Recreation area is located in Ventura County in the Los Padres National forest. The lake is very large and offers a wide variety of water sports and outdoor activity including fishing, boating, water skiing, wake boarding, kayaking, sailing, hiking, biking and other activities. There is also a 234-site campground ½ mile from the lake. A marina, camp store, and boating/equipment rentals are available. The lake and campground are popular on weekends and in the summer months.