Contact Information

Belton/Stillhouse Hollow Lake
Fort Worth District Map

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Belton/Stillhouse Hollow Lake
3740 FM 1670
Belton, Texas 76513

E-mail Address

Hours: M-F 8am - 4:30pm
Phone:  (254) 939-2461
Fax:  (254) 939-8150

Camping Reservations:


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Welcome to Belton Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District welcomes you to Belton Lake, located in Belton, Texas. Our mission: Provide flood risk management, supply water and offer recreational opportunities to the Temple/ Belton areas, and to offer some of the best fishing, camping and boating in Central Texas.


Texas map with lake showing by county
Sunset on Belton Lake




Lake Elevation/Gate Opening Information
Belton Lake
21 FEB 2017
Current Elevation Normal Elevation Currently Releasing Current Wind Speed Current Wind Direction Max Wind Speed (Last 3 Hours)
595.75 ft 594.00 ft 1598 cfs 12.06 mph 330.00 deg
21.90 mph
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Latest News and Updates


Current Flood Closures

FM 2271 will be closed to one lane for construction beginning Jan. 1, 2017. See more

"Be Safe & Wear Your Life Jacket!"

Winter gate attendant positions have been filled. Check back soon for upcoming Summer bids.

Electrical Submersible Pump Info - Call (254) 939-6488 - Pump Info 8-31-16

Gate attendant positions are now available for the summer.


America the Beautiful Passes are now available

If you are in need of a pass, the following locations will be able to issue certain passes.

Non-fee passes: The Access Pass, Annual Military Pass, & the 4th Grade Pass will be issued from the Belton or Stillhouse Lake Office.

Fee passes: The Senior Pass, Inter-Agency Pass are available for purchase at Live Oak Ridge Park or Union Grove Park on Stillhouse Lake.


Clean. Drain. Dry your boat! Meet State Requirements at www.TEXASINVASIVES.ORG

If you are in need to remove zebra mussels from your vessel, Texas Parks & Wildlife has provided you with contacts who can remove zebra mussels. Zebra Mussel REMOVAL


Interested in becoming a Gate Attendant? <Info>

Contact our office for possible gate attendant positions.

*America the Beautiful passes are now available. Public Release 12-23-15

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

*Submersible pump information for Belton & Stillhouse Hollow Lakes < MORE>

*Information on Lake Activity Permits (LAP) updated <MORE>

* Bell County BURN BAN information line 254/933-5555