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:
1-877-444-6777

LINKS

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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
11 DEC 2018
Current Elevation Normal Elevation Currently Releasing Current Wind Speed Current Wind Direction Max Wind Speed (Last 3 Hours)
597.46 ft 594.00 ft 1611 cfs 13.40 mph 180.00 deg
16.98 mph
Reservoir Control Section    
 

Latest News and Updates

 

Fort Worth District Lake Facility Closures

Facility Closure Report

This report last updated on Thu Nov 29 2018 14:52:20 GMT-0600 (Central Standard Time)

LAKE NAMEFACILITY NAMESTATUSCLOSURE TYPECATEGORYUPDATED DATECOMMENTS
BELTON LAKE
BELTON LAKEARROWHEAD POINTFULLY OPENNONEPARK11/29/2018 2:38:44 PM
BELTON LAKEBELTON LAKEVIEWPARTIALLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK10/25/2018 10:45:58 AMBoat ramp & courtesy dock closed due to flooding. Winter closure (01-Oct - 01-Mar). Frank's Pavilion closed. Overlook pavilion can be reserved via Lake Activity Permit through our office. LAP request form can be obtained rom our website. Fill out form and submit to the Belton/Stillhouse office. Contact our headquarters office at (254) 939-2461 or (254) 724-3050 for more information.
BELTON LAKECEDAR RIDGEPARTIALLY CLOSEDOTHERPARK11/29/2018 2:39:29 PMCamping sites 1-40 and screened shelters closed annually (01-Oct - 01-Mar). Pavilions (Turkey Roost, Coveside, and Sunset) available via reservation through Recreation.gov. Fishing dock closed.
BELTON LAKEIRON BRIDGEFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK10/18/2018 11:11:48 AMClosed due to flood.
BELTON LAKELEONAFULLY OPENNONEPARK11/29/2018 2:38:15 PM 
BELTON LAKELIVE OAK RIDGE PARKPARTIALLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK10/17/2018 10:13:34 AMBoat ramp and courtesy dock closed due to flood. Camping sites 29-32, 39-48 closed annually (01-Oct - 01-Mar).
BELTON LAKEMCGREGORFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK10/17/2018 10:22:59 AMPark closed due to flood.
BELTON LAKEMILLER SPRINGS PARKFULLY OPENNONEPARK4/4/2017 10:58:57 AM 
BELTON LAKEOVERLOOKFULLY OPENNONEPARK4/7/2017 11:25:40 AM 
BELTON LAKEOWL CREEKFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK10/18/2018 11:21:53 AMPark closed annually (Oct 1 - Mar 1.
BELTON LAKEROGERSPARTIALLY CLOSEDOTHERPARK11/29/2018 2:36:39 PMSouth gate closed due to floods.
BELTON LAKESPARTA VALLEYFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK3/9/2017 10:14:47 AMFlood damage to roadways
BELTON LAKETEMPLE'S LAKE PARKPARTIALLY CLOSEDOTHERPARK11/29/2018 2:36:11 PMDay use - Sandy Point and beach closed annually (01-Oct - 01-Mar). Pavilion available via LAP-Lake Activity Permit through our office. LAP request form available through web page or contact our headquarters office at(254) 939-2461 for more info.
BELTON LAKEWESTCLIFF PARKPARTIALLY CLOSEDOTHERPARK11/29/2018 2:35:55 PMCamping sites closed annually (01-Oct - 01-Mar).
BELTON LAKEWHITE FLINTFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK10/18/2018 11:16:59 AMFlood to boat ramp & courtesy dock. Park closed annually (01-Oct - 01-Mar. Courtesy dock closed due to flood.
BELTON LAKEWINKLER PARKFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK10/18/2018 11:17:57 AMFlood. Park closed annually (01-Oct - 01-Mar).

"Be Safe & Wear Your Life Jacket!"

Gate Attendant Solicitation is now available for Winter bids!

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

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*Interested in becoming a Gate Attendant? <Info>

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

*America the Beautiful sites to attain pass: <Locations>

*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 <Pump Info> Call (254) 939-6488

*Information on Lake Activity Permits (LAP) <LAP Info>

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