Contact Information

Aquilla Lake
Fort Worth District Map
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Whitney Lake Project Office

285 CR 3602

Clifton, TX 76634

Email Address

Hours: M-F 8am - 4:30pm
Phone:  (254)622-3332
Fax:  (254) 622-3243

Camping Reservations:


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Welcome to Aquilla Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District welcomes you to Aquilla Lake, located near the town of Aquilla, Texas. Our mission: supply water to the cities of Dallas and Fort Worth; to provide flood control to the Fort Worth area, and to offer some of the best fishing, camping and boating in Texas.

Sunset at the Lake with  outlet works tower in foreground
Lake Elevation/Gate Opening Information
Aquilla Lake
21 FEB 2017
Current Elevation Normal Elevation Currently Releasing Current Wind Speed Current Wind Direction Max Wind Speed (Last 3 Hours)
539.26 ft 537.59 ft 162 cfs 20.02 mph 294.00 deg
22.59 mph
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Latest News and Updates

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The website has an entirely new look with features including simplified search capabilities, enhanced content and streamlined Google maps.  Visitors to the website can now do much more than make reservations for camping, tours and tickets at federal facilities.  The Corps has almost 30,000 reservable campsites in and there is a wealth of information about Corps water resources projects.  More details on the new features added to the website may be found under the “New Look! New Features!” Tab located at the top right hand corner of home page.  We hope you take some time to explore the new website, and better yet, we hope you find some great new places to get out and Explore Your America!

In accordance with Texas Transportation Code, Golf Carts are not allowed to be operated on Public Roadways at Corps of Engineers Projects.


Zebra mussels recently found at Lake Texoma. Click here for the Texas Parks and Wildlife news release.


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Park Closure Information



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