The lake is five miles long, with sheltered coves ideal for exploring by kayak or swimming. It's a fisherman's hot spot brimming with trout, salmon, and bass.
- Sierra National Forest: Explore trails in Sierra National Forest, trekking on foot or mountain biking. Goat Mountain Fire Lookout is a five-mile uphill hike with a scenic overlook.
- Yosemite National Park: The entrance to the park is about 30 minutes driving time from Bass Lake, and is worth the trip. This magnificent park covers 1,200 square miles of terrain with waterfalls, wilderness, granite walls and towering sequoias.
- Willow Creek Trailhead: Hike this scenic 3.1-mile loop trail that's moderate in intensity. Highlights include the waterfall at Angel Falls and the slippery rock area at Devils Slide.