Facility Closure Report

 

This report last updated on January 20, 2017

 

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

 

Lake Closure Information
Aquilla

Hackberry Creek boat ramp is closed.
Dairy Hill boat ramp is open.
Old School boat ramp is open.
Outlet Works/Fishing is open.
1534 Access Point open.

Bardwell

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 Trails

We have no courtesy docks at any boat ramps
Belton

Construction Closures: FM 2271 reduced to one lane temporarily across Belton Lake; seek alternate route.

Flood Closures:

Sparta Valley Park:  Closed indefinitely.
Temples Lake Park: Pavilion presently closed through end of March 2017.

SEASONAL/WINTER CLOSURES:

Belton Lakeview Park -

- Boat Ramp Open.

Cedar Ridge Park -

- Boat Ramp open.
- Sunset & Coveside Pavilion Campsite (Open)
- Turkey Roost Group Campsite (Open)
- Camping sites 41-68 (Open)
- Camping sites 1-40 (Closeed)

Temple's Lake Park - Temple Lake Pavilion (Closed through 31-March for flood repairs)

Benbrook

*     Longhorn: Open..
*     North Holiday: Most of the park is now open. Swim beach and southern ramp remain closed for repairs.
*     South Holiday: All ramps are open, but courtesy docks are closed for repairs.
*     Bear Creek Park: All sites and 1 boatramp are now open.
*     Mustang Park: Swim beach is closed for repairs. All other areas are open.
*    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.
*    Rocky Creek: Day Use area will open for Labor Day weekend. Campground will remain closed through the winter for repairs.
*    Westcreek Circle: Closed - Walk-in day use and special events only.
*    Horse Trails: The West Trail from Dutch Branch to South Holiday Parks is open. The Rocky Creek Trail from the trailhead north is open. The River Trail from South Holiday to Westcreek Circle is closed for repairs.

Canyon

Closed Facilities on Canyon Lake:
Potters Creek Loop 1 (sites 1-32) Closed Nov 16-22, 2016 for Wounded Soldier Hunt
Potters Creek Loop 1 (sites 1-32) Closed December 14-20, 2016 for Wounded Soldier Hunt
Madrone Trail Canyon Park closed November 16-Dec 26, 2016 for Wounded Soldier Hunt
Boat Ramp 21 closed Nov 16-Dec 26 due to Wounded Soldier Hunt

Potters Creek Areas Closed Due to Damage from Memorial Day Flood 2015:
Loop 2 (sites 33-61)
Group Shelter
Loop 3 Family Sites (sites 62-66)
Loop 4 (sites 67-104)
Screened Shelters
Loop 5 (sites 105-114)
Loop 6 Tent sites (sites 115-124)
Beach Area

Cooper Stilling Basin Access Area is open.

Georgetown

FLOOD CLOSURES: None.

SEASONAL/WINTER CLOSURES:
Cedar Breaks Park:
-Sites 36-60 are closed annually from 11/1 – 3/1

Jim Hogg Park:
-Sites 79-148, S080, S122, S132, D092, D102, D110, D140 are closed annually from 11/1 – 3/1

Russell Park:
-Sites 9-13, 20-27 & GS4, GS5 closed annually from 11/1 – 3/1

-The day use area (picnic area, beach area) is closed annually from 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
Granger

FLOOD CLOSURES:

Friendship Park: Day Use Area and Swim Beach.

SEASONAL/WINTER CLOSURES:
Friendship Park:
-Group Shelter Site # 1 is closed annually from 10/1 – 3/31 (We do allow scouts to use the facility in exchange for a service project. These reservations are done at the lake office only by calling 512/859-2668.) During the open season, the group shelter is also only available Friday thru Sunday and Summer Holidays.  Customers must call the office to rent during the week.)

-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.

Taylor Park:
-Sites 1-48 are closed annually from 10/1 – 3/31
-The picnic area is closed annually from 10/1 – 3/31
 
Wilson H. Fox Park:
-The day use area (picnic area, group shelter, beach and W. Boat ramp) is closed annually from 10/1 – End of February

-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.

Grapevine

Open boat ramps:
Katie's
Vineyards (registered campers only)
Sand Bass
Trawick

Closed boat ramps:
Dove
McPherson
Meadowmere
LakeView North
LakeView South

Hords Creek

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.

Joe Pool

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
               Tent Area 1 - closed
                Tent Area 2 - open
                RV Area 1 - partial closures
                RV Area 2 - partial closures
                Group Camp - partial closures
                Swim Beach - closed
                Boat Ramp - open

Alley Creek Day Use
               Boat ramp - open
               Picnic Sites - open

Brushy Creek Campground - call park gate house for details 903-777-3491
                Tent Area 1- partial closures
                Tent Area 2- partial closures
                Swim Beach- closed

Brushy Creek Day Use
                Picnic Sites - partial closures

Buckhorn Creek Campground - call park gate house for details 903-665-8261
               Tent Area 1 - partial closures
                Tent Area 2 - partial closures
                RV Area 2 - partial closures

Copeland Creek Boat Ramp
                Parking Lot - partial closure

 Hurricane Creek - open

Johnson Creek Campground - call park gate house for details 903-755-2435
               RV Area 1 - open
                RV Area 2 - partial closures
                RV Area 3 - partial closures
                RV Area 4 - partial closures
                Tent Area 1 - partial closures
                Tent Area 2 - partial closures
                Swim beach - closed

Johnson Creek Day Use Area
                Fishing Pier - closed

Lakeside Day Use Area
                Long Beach-closed
                Watermelon Patch- closed
Lone Star Boat Ramp - open

Mims Chapel Boat Ramp -open

Pine Hill Boat Ramp - open                

Oak Valley Boat Ramp - open

Overlook Boat Ramp - open
Parking Lots - open

Outlet Area Boat Ramp - open

Lavon Lake

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. 

 

Lewisville Lake

Hickory Creek Park - Open.

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

O.C. Fisher

Boat ramps at Lakeview Park and Red Arroyo are open. All other ramps are unusable due to low lake levels. All other facilities open.

Navarro Mills

Oak Park:
Closed -3 campsites due to hazardous trees/flood damage
Closed - Playground due to flood damage
Restroom #2 closed for maintenance

Swim beach closed for the season

Liberty Hill:
Closed - 1 courtesy dock due to flood damage
Closed - Fishing pier due to flood damage
Closed - Swim beach closed for the season
60 campsites closed for the season

Wolf Creek:
Closed for the season.

Pecan Point: Closed for the season.

Oak Park Day Use: Closed for the season

Proctor
  • Sowell Creek Day Use boat ramp is open. .
  • COPPERAS CREEK PARK: Closed.
  • COPPERAS CREEK DAY USE: Open.
  • SOWELL CREEK: Closed.
  • PROMONTORY PARK: Closed
  • HIGH POINT PARK: Park is closed. Day-use equestrian trail parking allowed at the main entrance.


Ray Roberts

For all ramps and access points- contact Texas Parks and Wildlife

Sam Rayburn

EBENEZER PARK - Open. (Seasonal Closures - Swim Beach closes after Labor Day and Opens 1 APR)

HANKS CREEK -  Open.

HANKS CREEK DAY USE -  Boat Ramp open year round (Seasonal Closures 1 NOV-31 MAR include the rest of the Day Use Park).

MARION FERRY PARK- Open.

MILL CREEK  -Open. (Season Closures 1 OCT-28 FEB include the Group Shelter and Sites 47-110)

MONTEREY BOAT RAMP  - Open.

RAYBURN PARK  - Open. (Seasonal Closures include Sites 1-10, 5 JUL-28 FEB; Sites 55-65, 6 SEP-28 FEB)

SAN AUGUSTINE  -Swim beach closed due to flooding.

TWIN DIKES - Open. (Seasonal Closures include Sites 35-43, 1 OCT-28 FEB)

Stillhouse Hollow

Construction Closures:

- Chalk Ridge Falls – Closed November 14, 2016 through February.

Flood Closures

-None

 

Seasonal/Winter Closures:

Dana Peak Park:

-Boat Ramp (Open)
-Hiking/Biking trails (Open)
-Comanche Gap Pavilion (Open via *LAP annually from 10/1 – 3/1)
-Swim Beach and Day Use Area (Closed annually from 10/1 – 3/1)
-Camping (closed)

Union Grove Park:-Ramp open.
-Boat Ramp (Open)
-Camping sites 1-14 (Open)
-Camping sites 15-37 (Closed annually from 10/1 – 3/1)
-Shelter 1-3 (Closed annually from 10/1 – 3/1)

Stillhouse Park:
-Boat Ramp (Open)
-Island View Pavilion (Open via *LAP annually from 10/1 – 3/1)
-Swim Beach and Day Use Area (Closed annually from 10/1 – 3/1)

*LAP- Lake Activity Permit, requested online or through USACE Belton Lake Office at (254) 939-1829 or the Stillhouse Hollow Lake Office at (254) 939-2461.  Persons will be able to walk in and use shoreline but no contractor to clean.


Somerville

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..

Waco

Airport Beach Park is closed.  

Airport Park-temporarily closed.

Bosque Park is open.  

Dam Hike & Bike Access Points are temporarily closed.  

Flat Rock boat ramp is open           

Reynolds Creek Park is closed

Lacy Point is open         

Speegleville Park-
Campground is open.
 Boat Ramp is open   

Twin Bridges Park-
 Boat Ramp is closed
 Day Use is closed 

Midway Park-
Campground is open
 Boat Ramp is open   

Koehne Park is open.
Whitney Whitney Lakefacility status:

Cedar Creek: open.

Cedron Creek: Open.

Kimball Bend: Closed pending flood repairs.

Lofers Bend: Day Use: Open.

Lofers East: Closed for winter.

Lofers West: Open.

McCown Valley Park and Day Use: Open with the exception of the screened shelters.

Nolan River: Open.

Plowman Creek: Closed for winter.

Riverside East: Open.

Steele Creek: Open.

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.

 

Wright Patman

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.