Contact Information

Hords Creek Lake
Fort Worth District Map
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Hords Creek Lake Office
230 Friendship Park Road
Coleman, TX 76834


GPS Location:

31°50'44.59" N


Hours: M-F 8am - 4:00pm
Phone:  (325) 625-2322
Fax:  (325) 625-5079

Camping Reservations:


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Welcome to Hords Creek Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District welcomes you to Hords Creek Lake, located in Coleman, Texas. Our mission: supply water to the citizens of Coleman County, provide flood control in the West Texas area, and to offer some of the best fishing, camping and boating in Texas.

Beauty of a Cactus
Lake Elevation/Gate Opening Information
Hords Creek Lake
25 APR 2019
Current Elevation Normal Elevation Currently Releasing Current Wind Speed Current Wind Direction Max Wind Speed (Last 3 Hours)
1893.26 ft 1900.00 ft 0 cfs 17.13 mph 205.00 deg
Reservoir Control Section    
Latest News and Updates

 The West Lakeside entrance and gatehouse is open as of 01 May 2018. Campers with reservations at Lakeside Park are advised to use the West Entrance.

Flatrock Park is partially open as of 1 May 2018. Campers with reservations at Flatrock Park are advised to use the east entrance near the water tower.



Fort Worth District Lake Facility Closures

Facility Closure Report

This report last updated on Thu Sep 13 2018 13:29:07 GMT-0500 (Central Daylight Time)

Facility Closure Report:

HORDS CREEKFLATROCKFULLY CLOSEDSEASONALPARK9/13/2018 12:52:48 PMPark is closed as of 01 October 2018.
HORDS CREEKFRIENDSHIPFULLY OPENNONEPARK4/5/2018 9:44:33 AMThe swim beach is currently not open pending resolution of maintenance issues.
HORDS CREEKLAKESIDEPARTIALLY CLOSEDSEASONALPARK9/13/2018 12:56:24 PMLakeside Park is partially closed as of 01OCT18. Sites 40-77, Group Shelter 6,7,8 will remain open through the winter. Park will fully reopen on 01 March 2019. The swim beach is currently not open pending resolution of maintenance issues.