During droughts, the spillway attracts skateboarders and bikers. The funnel's largest diameter is 72 feet and narrows to about 28 feet. The video which was uploaded to Gfycat, was posted on Reddit, where it gained a mass of popularity. During the drier months, when Lake Berryessa's water level is well below the rim of the glory hole, skateboarders and bikers sometimes use the spillway's horizontal exit as a half-pipe or, more aptly, a full-pipe. Post was not sent - check your email addresses!
Lake Berryessa Flows Over Into 'Glory Hole' Spillway
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Sublime 3rd party advertising partner running ads across our network of sites http: February 13, at 7: There are buoys strung across the lake to discourage boaters and swimmers from approaching the glory hole and the dam. For obvious reasons, swimming near the glory hole is both prohibited and stupid. The outside diameter is 72 feet, slowly narrowing to 28 feet at the exit. As there is negligible difference in atmospheric pressure at the entrance and exit, ignoring friction, we can assume all of the potential energy becomes kinetic as the water falls.