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Somerville Lake
Fort Worth District Map
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Somerville Lake Office
1560 Thornberry Dr.
Somerville, Texas 77879

 

Hours:
M-F 8:00am - 4:30pm
Phone:
(979)-596-1622
Fax: 
(979)-596-1493

 

Please send questions and comments about this website to the address above or call (979)-596-1622.

Camping Reservations:
1-877-444-6777
www.recreation.gov

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Welcome to Somerville Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District welcomes you to Somerville Lake, located in Somerville, Texas. Somerville Lake offers many opportunities for outdoor recreation, water sports, fishing, hunting, boating, or just relaxed living. During your visit to Somerville Lake, be sure to take advantage of all the recreational opportunities and natural beauty that the lake has to offer. Help us to preserve the natural beauty of these resources by being a thoughtful visitor. With your cooperation, future generations can appreciate the beauty of Somerville Lake. Have a safe and enjoyable stay and come again.


Lake Elevation/Gate Opening Information
Somerville Lake
22 MAY 2017
Current Elevation Normal Elevation Currently Releasing Current Wind Speed Current Wind Direction Max Wind Speed (Last 3 Hours)
237.90 ft 238.00 ft 1 cfs 8.88 mph 44.00 deg
12.19 mph
Reservoir Control Section    
Latest News and Updates

Latest News:

  • Park's Update
    • Yegua Creek Park is now partially OPEN. Campsites 1-56 are currently available for reservation and on a first-come, first-serve basis. Sites 57-83 are still closed due to flood damage. Please check the Yegua Creek Park Map to see which sites are reservable and are first-come, first-serve. Reservations can be made at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777.
    • Rocky Creek Park will open partially on 1 May 2017.  Campsites 44-91 & 170-192 will be the only sites open at this time.  Reservations for campsites 96-170 are in the process of being cancelled through 31 May 2017. All affected parties should be notified by NRRS and a full refund should be issued.
    • Boat Ramps listed below are OPEN. All other boat ramps are CLOSED.
      • Apache Hills
      • Birch Creek Forest Subdivision
      • Lake Somerville Marina
      • Welch Park
      • Yegua Creek Park
    • Invasive Species Alert: Argentine Ant -- Argentine Ants are currently in Rocky Creek Park. Click on the first link to learn more about this invasive species and the second link to learn about other invasive species that are located at Somerville Lake, as well as those that could be transported to the Lake.
    • If you would like to become a gate attendant at Somerville Lake or within the Capital Regional Office area, please contact the Somerville Lake Office or click on the provided link. I want to be a gate attendant!

Fort Worth District Lake Facility Closures

Facility Closure Report

This report last updated on Wed May 10 2017 15:50:06 GMT-0500 (Central Daylight Time)

LAKE NAMEFACILITY NAMESTATUSCLOSURE TYPECATEGORYUPDATED DATECOMMENTS
SOMERVILLE LAKE
SOMERVILLE LAKEPECAN LAKEFULLY OPEN ACCESS POINT3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
SOMERVILLE LAKEROCKY CREEKFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK3/9/2017 10:42:52 AMFlood damage repairs
SOMERVILLE LAKEVISITORS OVERLOOKFULLY OPEN ACCESS POINT3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
SOMERVILLE LAKEYEGUA CREEKPARTIALLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK3/9/2017 10:44:28 AMFlood damage repairs on sites 57-83.

All DistrictPark Closure Information