NAPA COUNTY (CBS SF) – Boaters will now be able to enjoy more of the outdoors in Napa County as Lake Berryessa reopened Saturday with restrictions due to the coronavirus pandemic.
There is a catch, only people who live together will be allowed on the same boat. Still, locals are excited to get out of the house for Memorial Day weekend.READ MORE: Evacuation Warnings Issued for San Mateo County Areas Burned by CZU Lightning Complex Fire
“Obviously we feel like boating is a great way to social distance and still get fresh air and get out. And we trust that our customers are responsible,” said Chad Frazier, general manager of the Markley Cove Resort.READ MORE: Police Investigation of Shattered Vehicle Windows Temporarily Shuts Highway 17 Saturday
Boaters will also be required to have boats inspected for invasive species before launching.MORE NEWS: Russian River Rubber Dam Deflated Due to Impending Storm
Limited RV camping will also be allowed at the lake starting Monday.