Facility Closure Report


Last updated on September 25, 2014 6:54 AM


The following facilities are closed due to flooding conditions/damages, seasonal closures, maintenance and construction activities, low lake levels, etc:


Lake Closure Information

No closures


The Multi-Use trails are subject to closure after heavy or prolonged rainfall. Contact the lake office at 972-875-5711, Monday - Friday, 7:30-4:00 daily, for current trail information.

High View Park: Open for day-use and camping as well as boat ramp and marina access.

Mott Park: Limited capacity open for 7 day-use sites, boat ramp, 1 vault restroom. No overnight camping will be available.

Love Park: (Day use park) Limited capacity open for boat ramp access and day-use group shelter available for reservation through NRRS only, 2 vault restrooms. All other day use facilities are temporarily closed.

Waxahachie Creek Park: Limited capacity open for Multi-Use Trail day-use access, 1 vault restroom. No overnight camping will be available. Boat ramp is closed.


All courtesy docks are not usable.

Iron Bridge Park, McGregor Park, Winkler Park, Live Oak Park and White Flint Park boat ramps not usable.


* All ramps closed except for Mustang.
* Rocky Creek and Bear Creek Parks are closed. These parks will open 1 April 2015.
* Westcreek Circle is closed for repairs.

Marinas: For the status of the Benbrook Marina in Dutch Branch Park, please contact the marina directly at 817-249-1173. The marina in Rocky Creek Park is no longer in business; the marina area is closed to vehicles at this time.

– The following parks are closed for the Winter Season Each Year (October 1 - March 31): North Park, Canyon Park, Canyon Beach and Comal Park.  North Park’s days of operation during the Summer Season (April 1 – September 30) are Friday, Saturday and Sunday and federally recognized holidays of Memorial Day, Independence Day and Labor Day. 
– Each December, some parks will be used for seasonal wildlife management practices. Check with the lake office for the current dates and closure information of which park will be closed.

-Due to safety concerns, Cranes Mill Fishing pier will open and close throughout the year when the water level drops below 900 feet.  It opens once the level is safely above the 900 foot mark.

–Hancock Trail is subject to closure depending upon current weather conditions. When it has been raining and the parking area is muddy, the trail will be closed and gated.

–Due to low lake levels, the following boat ramps are closed: 3, 5, 7, 10, 11, 22 and 23

There are currently no closures at Cooper Lake.


Seasonal Closures:

Cedar Breaks Park - Sites 36-61 Closed Annually from 11/1 – 3/1

Jim Hogg Park - Sites 79-148, S080, S122, S132, D092, D102, D110, D140 Closed Annually from 11/1 – 3/1

Russell Park - Sites 9-13, 20-27 & GS4, GS5 & Day Use area Closed Annually from 11/1 – 3/1

Tejas Park - Sites 1-6 Closed Annually from 11/1 – 3/1


Fishing docks and courtesy boat docks are closed due to low lake levels.


No Closures.


Murrell Park is open.  Boat ramp is closed due to low lake level.
Both Meadowmere ramps are closed.
Farris Branch (also known as Scott’s Landing) ramp is closed.
Vineyards Campground ramp is closed.
Katie’s Woods Low Water Ramp is closed.

McPherson Slough Boat Ramp is closed.



Hords Creek

Campsites, all group shelters except for group shelter 6, and screen shelters are back up and can be reserved through NRRS.

We currently do not have any designated swim beaches at this time due to low lake level.

The only boat ramp and fishing pier that are open right now are the ones located at Friendship Park Day Use.

Flatrock Park is currently closed and will remain closed for Summer 2014.

Joe Pool

All parks open.

Lake O the Pines

All areas at LP are open.

Lavon Lake

Brockdale Park is closed due to low lake levels.

East Fork Park is open for camping and day use.  Boat ramps closed.
Lavonia Park will be closed from 1 Oct through 31 Mar 15 due to bridge repairs.
Clear Lake Park is open for camping.  Boat ramps closed.
Little Ridge Park is open for day use.  Little Ridge boat ramp is open.
Ticky Creek Park is open for day use.  Boat ramp is closed.
Mallard Park is open for day use.  Boat ramp is closed.
Avalon park is closed for day use Monday - Thursday.  Boat ramp closed all week.
Lakeland Park is closed due to low lake levels.
Pebble Beach Park is closed due to low lake levels.
Elm Creek Park is closed due to low lake levels.
Twin Groves is closed due to low lake levels.
Caddo Park is closed until further notice.
Bratonia Park is closed due to low lake levels.
Highland Park is closed due to low lake levels.


Lewisville Lake

Westlake/Oakland Park will be CLOSED from October 1, 2014 through March 31, 2015.

The boat ramp at Doe Branch Access is closed due to maintenance.

The boat ramps at Hickory Creek, Westlake, and Oakland Parks are open.

Construction is ongoing for western half of Oakland Park and everything West of the boat ramp is closed.
O.C. Fisher All ramps are unusable due to low lake levels. All other facilities open.
Navarro Mills

No closures.


HIGH POINT PARK: Park is closed. Day-use horse and hiking trail parking allowed at the main entrance.

Copperras Creek East and Sowell Creek Camground boat ramps are closed due to low lake levels.

All boat ramps are closed at Promontory Park due to low lake levels.

Ray Roberts

All parks open.

Sam Rayburn

There are currently no closures.

Stillhouse Hollow

All courtesy docks are not usable. The delineated beaches are not usable.


There are no closures at this time.

Town Bluff Dam/B.A. Steinhagen Lake All boat ramps are now open. Magnolia Ridge Park, Sandy Creek Park and Martin Dies, Jr. State Park are fully operational. Campers Cove camping area will remain closed until further notice.

There are currently no facility closures.



WEST LOFERS BEND CAMPGROUND: Boat Ramp closed due to low lake levels.


Wright Patman

There are currently no drought closures at Wright Patman Lake.

North Shore Park and Oak Park are Open for Season. Lower Spillway Park is Open for Season

Piney Point Campground is Open for Season. Rocky Point Campground D-Section is Open for Season. Clear Springs Park A-Section is Open for Season.

All Hunting Access Roads are Closed for Season, Except Armstrong Creek, Black Point, Corley Area, Mudd Lake, Glenn Mill, and Bassett Creek.