Facility Closure Report
This report last updated on May 31, 2016
The following facilities are closed due to flooding conditions/damages, seasonal closures, maintenance and construction activities, low lake levels, etc:
Hackberry Creek boat ramp.
The following areas are closed:
High View park -Day use picnic area and swim beach
Mott Park - Day use picnic area and swim beach
Waxahachie Creek Park - Day use picnic area and sites #72 - #89
Multi-Use TrailsWe have no courtesy docks at any boat ramps
Construction Closures: None
Cedar Ridge Park:
Sparta Valley Park: Closed indefinitely
Belton Lakeview Park -
- Boat Ramp Open
Cedar Ridge Park -
- Boat Ramp (Open)
Live Oak Ridge Park -
- Boat Ramp (Open to Campers)
Temple's Lake Park -
North Boat Ramp Open
Westcliff Park –
Boat Ramp (Open)
LAP*- Lake Activity Permit, requested through USACE Belton/Stillhouse Hollow office at (254) 939-2461. Persons will be able to walk in and use shoreline but no contractor to clean Persons will be able to walk in and use shoreline but no contractor to clean.
Full Winter Park Closures(from 10/1 – 3/1):
Owl Creek Park
* Longhorn: Open.
Closed Facilities on Canyon Lake:
Cranes Mill Crappie Dock and Potters Creek Fishing Dock closed.
Cranes Mill Tent Section closed
Potters Creek is not accepting new campers at this time. Sites 18-32 in Loop 1 closed due to high water.Still closed from last year's flood: Potters Creek Loops 2, 3, 4, 5, the tent section, and the screened cabins.
– All Parks are open April 1-September 30. Canyon Park, Potters Creek Park, and Cranes Mill Park operate from 8 am to 10 pm for camping 7 days a week. North Park is closed Monday thru Thursday and open only on weekend from 9am to 10pm Friday and Saturday, and 9am to 2pm Sunday.
– 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.
The Spillway Road has reopened .
Cedar Breaks Park: Courtesy Dock and Fishing Docks (day use and camping area)
Jim Hogg Park: Courtesy Dock and Fishing Dock
Overlook: Fishing pier
Russell Park: Courtesy Dock
Tejas Park: No Closures
Jim Hogg Park:
-The day use area (picnic area, beach area) is closed annually form 11/1 - 3/1
-During the open season, the group shelters are only available Friday thru Sunday and Summer Holidays. Customers must call the office to rent during the week.
Tejas Park:-Sites 1-6 Closed Annually from 11/1 – 3/1
Willis Creek: Courtesy Dock.
Friendship Park: Day Use Area and Swim Beach.
Wilson H. Fox Park: Courtesy Dock, fishing dock and Swim Beach.
-The day use area (picnic area, beach)is closed annually from 10/1 - End of February. From 3/1 through 9/30 The day use area is only open Fridays through Sundays and Holidays.
-During the open season, the group shelter is also only available Friday thru Sunday and Summer Holidays. Customers must call the lake office to rent during the week.
Willis Creek Park:-During the open season, the group shelter is also only available Friday thru Sunday and Summer Holidays. Customers must call the lake office to rent during the week.
All ramps except Silver Lake boat ramp and Murrell Park High Water boat ramp are closed due to high water.
Designated swim beaches are closed.
Boat ramps in Lakeside Park are closed.
Flatrock Park is closed.
Cedar Hill State Park has reopened with limited sites.
Lynn Creek Park is closed .
Britton Park is closed.
Several sites in Loyd Park and Cedar Hill State Park are closed.
|Lake O the Pines|
Alley Creek Campground - call park gate house for details 903-755-2637
Alley Creek Day Use
Brushy Creek Campground - call park gate house for details 903-777-3491
Brushy Creek Day Use - Swim Beach Closed due to flooding.
Buckhorn Creek Campground - call park gate house for details 903-665-8261
Copeland Creek Boat Ramp - open. Parking lot partially closed.
Hurricane Creek - closed
Johnson Creek Campground - call park gate house for details 903-755-2435
Johnson Creek Day Use Area
Lakeside Day Use Area - closed
Lone Star Boat Ramp - open
Mims Chapel Boat Ramp -open
Pine Hill Boat Ramp - open
Oak Valley Boat Ramp - closed
Overlook Boat Ramp - closed
Boat ramps currently open are:
Little Ridge, Brockdale, Highland, Ticky Creek, Mallard, Twin Groves, Bratonia, Clearlake (South) & Lavonia North & South.
East Fork Day Use and boat ramp are closed.
Avalon Park and boat ramp are closed.
Mallard Day Use is closed.
Lakeland Park and boat ramp are closed.
Pebble Beach Park and boat ramp are closed.
Elm Creek Park and boat ramp are closed.
Caddo Park and boat ramp are closed.Clearlake Day Use is closed.
Hickory Creek Park - Campsites 1-124 are open. Primitive Campsites P1-P10 are closed..
Westlake Park – Open.
Oakland Park – closed until further notice due to flood damage.
Big Sandy Access –Open.
Doe Branch Access – Open.
Lewisville Lake Park, Tower Bay Access and LLELA – Contact city of Lewisville
Copperas Branch Park – Temporally Closed for I-35E expansion
Pilot Knoll Park – Contact city of Highland Village
Harbor Lane Access, Sycamore Bend Park, Point Vista Access and Arrowhead Park – Contact City of Hickory Creek
Willow Grove Park – Contact city of Lake Dallas
Oak Point Access – Contact city of Oak Point
Little Elm Park and Cottonwood Park – Contact city of Little Elm
Stewart Creek Park and Eastvale Access- Contact city of The Colony
Hidden Cove Park – Contact Hidden Cove Marina
East Hill Park – Contact Pier 121 Marina
Hwy 380 Greenbelt Access – Contact Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Boat ramps at Lakeview Park and Red Arroyo are open. All other ramps are unusable due to low lake levels. All other facilities open.
Pecan Point: Closed due to flood damages
Oak Park Day Use: Closed due to flood damages
For all ramps and access points- contact Texas Parks and Wildlife
EBENEZER PARK - Swim beach closed due to flooding.
HANKS CREEK - Closed due to flooding. Anticipate re-opening 10 June.
HANKS CREEK DAY USE - Closed due to flooding. Anticipate re-opening 10 June.
MARION FERRY PARK- Closed due to high water.
MILL CREEK - Sites closed: 56-63,75-77,87 (anticipate re-opening 10 June); swim beach closed due to flooding.
MONTEREY BOAT RAMP† - Closed. Anticipate re-opening 3 June.
RAYBURN PARK - South boat ramp closed due to flood damage .
SAN AUGUSTINE - Swim beach closed due to flooding.TWIN DIKES - Sites 18 and 20 closed due to flood damage.
Dana Peak Park: Ramp closed; camping, pavilion and day use closed through 25th of June.
Dana Peak Park:
Sites 13-25, tent sites 01-08, RV Site 01-07 closed and no new reservations accepted through 31st of May
Union Grove Park:
-Boat Ramp (Open)
The following facilities are closed due to high water:Yegua Creek Park - Closed.
Rocky Creek Park - Closed.
Big Creek Park - Closed.
Nails Creek State Park - Partially Closed.
Birch Creek State Park - Closed.
All boat ramps are closed.
The road through the uncontrolled spillway is closed.
|Town Bluff Dam/B.A. Steinhagen Lake|
Campers Cove camping area will remain closed until further notice.
Magnolia Ridge Park - open.
Sandy Creek Park - open..
Airport Beach Park is closed
Bosque Park is closed
Dam Hike & Bike Access Points are closed
Flat Rock is closed
Reynolds Creek Park is closed
Lacy Point is closed
Twin Bridges Park-
|Whitney||Closures for Whitney Lake include:|
Cedar Creek: Closed open.
Cedron Creek: Closed due to flooding.
Kimball Bend: Closed due to flooding.
Lofers Bend: Day Use: Open.
Lofers East: Closed due to flooding.
Lofers West: Closed due to flooding.
McCown Valley Park: Only the boat ramp is open.
Nolan River: Open.
Plowman Creek: Closed due to flooding.
Riverside East: Open.
Steele Creek: Closed due to flooding
Soldiers: Bluff: Open
Walling Bend: Walling Bend: Stateside camping loop and boat ramp are open
Dam road is Closed to the public for access from FM 2148, to access the Project Office or the Dam area please use the access road off of U.S. Highway 59.
Lower Spillway Park Closed.
All Hunting Access roads are Closed for season due except Black Point, Mudd Lake, and WP 32 and WP 34. Hunters and Fishermen please use Extreme Caution at other primitive park locations and boat access points due to high water levels from flooding.
Clear Springs Park Closed due to Flooding.
Clear Springs ATV Area Closed due to Flooding.
Big Creek ATV Area Closed due to Flooding.
Elliott Bluff Closed due to Flooding.
The direct road to Clear Springs Campground has been closed due to high water. Traffic to and from the park has been detoured and signage has been installed along the detoured route.
Herron Creek Boat Ramp is Closed due to Flooding.
Oak Park Open.
North Shore Park is closed due to Flooding.
Piney Point (Boat Ramp 1) Open.
Rocky Point Park Closed to due Flooding.
Malden Lake Park Day Use Closed
Malden Lake Park Campground Closed due to Flooding.