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
30 APR 2017
Current Elevation Normal Elevation Currently Releasing Current Wind Speed Current Wind Direction Max Wind Speed (Last 3 Hours)
595.59 ft 594.00 ft 2126 cfs 5.23 mph 196.00 deg
18.43 mph
Reservoir Control Section    

Latest News and Updates

 

Fort Worth District Lake Facility Closures

Facility Closure Report

This report last updated on Fri Apr 21 2017 10:42:12 GMT-0500 (Central Daylight Time)

LAKE NAMEFACILITY NAMESTATUSCLOSURE TYPECATEGORYUPDATED DATECOMMENTS
BELTON LAKE
BELTON LAKEARROWHEAD POINTFULLY OPENNONEPARK3/9/2017 2:18:26 PMCourtesy dock under repair.
BELTON LAKEBELTON LAKEVIEWFULLY OPENNONEPARK4/13/2017 4:22:52 PMCourtesy dock unusable due to water levels.
BELTON LAKECEDAR RIDGEFULLY OPENNONEPARK4/12/2017 12:22:51 PMCourtesy & fishing docks closed.
BELTON LAKEIRON BRIDGEFULLY OPEN PARK3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
BELTON LAKELEONAPARTIALLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK4/13/2017 4:21:18 PMOne entry into the park. The other entry gate is closed due to the flooding. Courtesy dock under repair.
BELTON LAKELIVE OAK RIDGE PARKFULLY OPENNONEPARK4/11/2017 11:27:33 AMBoat ramp closed due to flooding. Courtesy dock under repair.
BELTON LAKEMCGREGORFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK4/11/2017 3:00:53 PMClosed.
BELTON LAKEMILLER SPRINGS PARKFULLY OPENNONEPARK4/4/2017 10:58:57 AM 
BELTON LAKEOVERLOOKFULLY OPENNONEPARK4/7/2017 11:25:40 AM 
BELTON LAKEOWL CREEKFULLY OPENNONEPARK4/4/2017 10:58:32 AM 
BELTON LAKEROGERSPARTIALLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK4/11/2017 8:27:13 AMLower road past the boat ramp closed.
BELTON LAKESPARTA VALLEYFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK3/9/2017 10:14:47 AMFlood damage to roadways
BELTON LAKETEMPLE'S LAKE PARKPARTIALLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK4/12/2017 12:29:19 PMSandy Point closed. Courtesy & fishing docks unusable due to water levels. Playground closed. Two restrooms have been demolished by flooding, port-a-potty contract in place to accommodate public.
BELTON LAKEWESTCLIFF PARKPARTIALLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK4/21/2017 10:26:40 AMBoat ramp open. Day use, camping sites 1-20 and tent sites closed through 05-May. Courtesy dock unusable due to water levels.
BELTON LAKEWHITE FLINTFULLY OPENNONEPARK4/13/2017 4:24:52 PMCourtesy dock unusable due to water levels.
BELTON LAKEWINKLER PARKFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK4/12/2017 12:07:41 PMCampsites & park closed due to flooding.

"Be Safe & Wear Your Life Jacket!"

FM 2271 has opened back up to 2 way traffic. See more

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

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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.

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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

*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>

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

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