Longitude: 121° 57' 49" W
Locaide: 25 30-55
Located just north of Blossom Hill Road on the west side of Highway 17. Center of dam located on the Los Gatos Creek at the north edge of the reservoir.
Period of Record
SCVWD record begins December 2, 1960 with continuous operation to the present.
Radio telemetry ALERT station. Design Analysis H350 Gas Purge System and wire weight gage.
Area / Capacity Curve
Last aerial survey was completed in 1968.
Drainage Area: 43.9 Square Miles
Year Constructed: 1935
Reservoir Capacity: 495 Acre Feet
Reservoir Surface Area (full): 57 Acres
Local Datum (water surface measurements): "Local" Elevation
Reservoir Length: 0.8 Miles
Dam Type: Rolled Earth and Rock Fill
Dam Crest Elevation: 305 ft.
Dam Height (crest above streambed): 30 ft.