Contact Information

Sam Rayburn Reservoir
Fort Worth District Map
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Sam Rayburn Project Office
7696 RR 255 West
Jasper, Texas 75951

 

Hours: M-F 8am - 4:30pm
Phone:  (409) 384-5716
Fax:  (409) 384-6076

Email

Camping Reservations:
1-877-444-6777

LINKS

 

Town Bluff/B.A. Steinhagen Web Page

US Army Corps of Engineers Home Page.

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Welcome to Sam Rayburn Reservoir

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District welcomes you to Sam Rayburn Reservoir, located north of Jasper, Texas, in the heart of the East Texas Pineywoods. Our mission: to provide flood control to the Angelina & Neches River basins in Southeast Texas (including Beaumont and Port Arthur), supply water to the Lower Neches Valley Authority, the Beaumont area, the city of Lufkin, and to offer some of the best fishing, camping and boating in Texas.


 
Lake Elevation/Gate Opening Information
Sam Rayburn Lake
17 JAN 2019
Current Elevation Normal Elevation Currently Releasing Current Wind Speed Current Wind Direction Max Wind Speed (Last 3 Hours)
174.63 ft 164.40 (Top of Power Pool) 0 cfs 7.36 mph 152.00 deg
12.17 mph
Reservoir Control Section    
 Today's Generation Schedule : 0400-1200 & 1600-2300 Hours both units Jan 16 2019 (Subject to change without notice)
Latest News and Updates Fort Worth District Lake Facility Closures

Facility Closure Report

This report last updated on Wed Jan 16 2019 07:54:38 GMT-0600 (Central Standard Time)

LAKE NAMEFACILITY NAMESTATUSCLOSURE TYPECATEGORYUPDATED DATECOMMENTS
SAM RAYBURN RESERVOIR
SAM RAYBURN RESERVOIREBENEZERPARTIALLY CLOSEDSEASONALPARK9/17/2018 9:17:13 AM Swim Beach Closed After Labor Day - MAR
SAM RAYBURN RESERVOIRETOILEFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK12/31/2018 4:37:43 PMALL launch lanes closed due to rising lake elevation and floating debris.
SAM RAYBURN RESERVOIRHANKS CREEKFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK1/2/2019 3:18:27 PMSwim Beach Closed After Labor Day - MAR Campground - CLOSED Day Use Area - CLOSED ALL BOAT RAMPS ARE CLOSED
SAM RAYBURN RESERVOIRMARION FERRYFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK12/17/2018 3:37:09 PMRamp closed due to high water level.
SAM RAYBURN RESERVOIRMILL CREEKFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK1/3/2019 12:33:15 PMSwim Beach Closed After Labor Day - MAR Campground and boat ramp facility are CLOSED.
SAM RAYBURN RESERVOIRMONTEREY RAMPFULLY CLOSEDFLOODBOAT RAMP12/19/2018 3:40:51 PMMonterey Park Ramp - fully closed due to high water.
SAM RAYBURN RESERVOIROVERLOOKPARTIALLY CLOSEDCONSTRUCTIONPARK12/11/2018 12:59:00 PMPicnic sites are closed to the visiting public, however the scenic overlook and restroom are still available for public use. Closure is due to ongoing construction/improvement of volunteer attendant campsites.
SAM RAYBURN RESERVOIRRALPH MCALISTERFULLY OPENNONEPARK9/17/2018 9:18:37 AM 
SAM RAYBURN RESERVOIRRAYBURNFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK1/11/2019 1:06:29 PMMain Camping Loop Open. All boat Ramps Campground closed due to high water.
SAM RAYBURN RESERVOIRSAM RAYBURN POWER PLANT ACCESS AREAFULLY OPENNONEACCESS POINT9/17/2018 9:19:07 AM 
SAM RAYBURN RESERVOIRSAN AUGUSTINEFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK1/3/2019 2:04:51 PMSwim Beach Closed After Labor Day - MAR Campground and boat ramp closed due to high water.
SAM RAYBURN RESERVOIRTWIN DIKESPARTIALLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK1/15/2019 1:25:37 PMBoat Ramps CLOSED Site 18 CLOSED
SAM RAYBURN RESERVOIRTWIN DIKES PUBLIC RAMPFULLY OPENNONEBOAT RAMP9/17/2018 9:19:38 AM 

All District Park Closure Information

 

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