Facility Closure Report
This report last updated on August 27, 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 is closed.
The following areas are closed:
High View park -Day use picnic area and swim beach
Little Mustang Creek Park - closed due to high water.
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
Arrowhead Point Park: Ramp open.
Belton Lakeview Park -
- Boat Ramp Closed
Cedar Ridge Park -
- Boat Ramp Closed
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: All facilities are open..
Closed Facilities on Canyon Lake:
– 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.
|Cooper||Stilling Basin Access Area is open.|
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:The facilities are all open but only accessible via CR 258 from Ronald Reagan Blvd.
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
Friendship Park: Day Use Area 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.
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.
Open boat ramps:
Closed boat ramps:
Designated swim beaches are closed.
Boat ramps in Lakeside Park are closed with the exception of boat ramp 2 near site 13.
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
Buckhorn Creek Campground - call park gate house for details 903-665-8261
Copeland Creek Boat Ramp
Hurricane Creek - open
Johnson Creek Campground - call park gate house for details 903-755-2435
Johnson Creek Day Use Area
Lakeside Day Use Area
Mims Chapel Boat Ramp -open
Pine Hill Boat Ramp - open
Oak Valley Boat Ramp - open
Overlook Boat Ramp - open
Outlet Area Boat Ramp - open
Boat ramps currently open:
Avalon, Pebble Beach, Lavonia (N&S), Mallard, Little Ridge, Twin Groves, Ticky Creek, Clearlake (S), Bratonia, Highland & Brockdale.
East Fork Day Use and boat ramp are closed.
Mallard Day Use is closed.
Lakeland 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 - Open.
Westlake Park –Temporary closure due to City construction project on street leading to the park.
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 - Open.
HANKS CREEK - Open.
HANKS CREEK DAY USE - Playground closed.
MARION FERRY PARK- Open.
MILL CREEK -Open.
MONTEREY BOAT RAMP† - Open.
RAYBURN PARK - Open.
SAN AUGUSTINE -Swim beach closed due to flooding.TWIN DIKES - Open.
Dana Peak Park: Open.
Dana Peak Park:
-Boat Ramp (Open)
Union Grove Park:-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 closed.
Magnolia Ridge Park - open.
Sandy Creek Park - open..
Airport Beach Park is closed.
Bosque Park is open.
Dam Hike & Bike Access Points are closed
Flat Rock boat ramp is open
Reynolds Creek Park is closed
Lacy Point is open
Twin Bridges Park-
|Whitney||Whitney Lakefacility status: |
Cedar Creek: open.
Cedron Creek: Closed pending flood repairs.
Kimball Bend: Closed pending flood repairs.
Lofers Bend: Day Use: Boat ramp is open. Silo Road closed pending flood repairs.
Lofers East: Closed pending flood repairs.
Lofers West: Open.
McCown Valley Park and Day Use: Open with the exception of the screened shelters.
Nolan River: Open.
Plowman Creek: Closed due to flooding.
Riverside East: Open.
Steele Creek: Closed pending flood repairs.
Soldiers: Bluff: Open.
Walling Bend: Walling Bend: Partial closure due to flooding. State side camping loop and boat ramp open. Cliffside closed due to flood repairs.
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 Campsites A1-A26, B1-B18, C11 closed.
Elliott Bluff Closed due to Flooding.
Herron Creek Boat Ramp is Open.
Oak Park Open.
North Shore Park Boat ramp open, day-use park closed.
Piney Point campground sites A28-A43 closed, boat ramp open.
Rocky Point Park Closed to due to flood damage.
Spillway Park is open.
Malden Lake Park Campground Campsites P9, P13 closed.