Merced Irrigation District
Location of the main office: CA, Merced, 744 W. 20th Street, 95340
Brief information
Company type Charitable company
Company profile Non-profit

Organization Information

Mission Statement

The mission of the Merced Irrigation District Parks and Recreation Department is to provide for high quality recreational opportunities at Lake McSwain and Lake McClure


The Merced Irrigation District (MID) is a California irrigation district formed pursuant to California law. Among other things, MID owns and operations the New Exchequer Dams on the Merced River approximately 20 miles north and east of the town of Snelling, including the parks and recreation facilities associated with Lakes McClure and McSwain. These facilities include campground at Lake McSwain, McClure Point, Barrett Cove, and Horseshoe Bend.