Sutter Medical Center, Lakeside Hospital is a member of the Sutter Health organization, and their mission is to enhance the health and well-being of people in the communities they serve through compassion and excellence. The hospital consistently ranks among top performers in providing quality patient care both nationally and in California.
Lake County is one of the most beautiful parts of the state of California and Lakeport is the ideal place to use as a base to explore everything this busy tourist region has to offer. The area is just a two hour drive from San Francisco, the Pacific Coast and Sacramento Valley, and as one of the states latest and most up and coming wine regions, many tourists come to the areas to visit the wineries that can be found in abundance across the county. In addition to the vineyards and bustling wine producing industry, the area is also popular with those who enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, fishing, bird watching and watersports in and around the scenic beauty of Clear Lake its surrounding state park. The Clear Water State Park also home to an ancient volcano — Mount Konocti — which now forms part of a popular hiking route that has recently been opened so that visitors to the area can enjoy its spectacular vistas.
Lakeport also has two museums that are dedicated to the history of the region which are both informative and interesting for the history buff.