Contact Information

Belton/Stillhouse Hollow Lake
Fort Worth District Map

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Belton/Stillhouse Hollow Lake
3740 FM 1670
Belton, Texas 76513

E-mail Address

Hours: M-F 8am - 4:30pm
Phone:  (254) 939-2461     or       (254) 939-1829
Fax:  (254) 939-8150

Camping Reservations:



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Welcome to Stillhouse Hollow Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District welcomes you to Stillhouse Hollow Lake in Belton, Texas. Stillhouse Hollow Lake is located entirely within Bell County. Our mission: Provide flood risk management, supply water and offer recreational opportunities to the Salado/Belton area, and to offer some of the best fishing, camping and boating in Central Texas.

Texas map showing location of the Lake by county
Sunset over Stillhouse Hollow Lake
Lake Elevation/Gate Opening Information
Stillhouse Lake
24 MAR 2019
Current Elevation Normal Elevation Currently Releasing Current Wind Speed Current Wind Direction Max Wind Speed (Last 3 Hours)
622.09 ft 622.00 ft 562 cfs 4.74 mph 149.00 deg
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News And Updates

"Be Safe & Wear Your Life Jacket!"

Gate attendant positions are now available for winter bids! Contact our office or click here for more info!


Clean. Drain. Dry your boat! Meet State Requirements at www.TEXASINVASIVES.ORG

If you are in need to remove zebra mussels from your vessel, Texas Parks & Wildlife has provided you with contacts who can remove zebra mussels. Zebra Mussel REMOVAL

*Gate Attendant Info <MORE>

*America the Beautiful passes are now available. Public Release 12-23-15

*America the Beautiful sites to attain pass: <Locations>

*In accordance with Texas Transportation Code, Golf Carts are not allowed to be
operated on Public Roadways at Corps of Engineers Projects.

*Electrical Submersible Pump Info - Call (254) 939-6488 - Pump Info 8-31-16

* Information on Lake Activity Permits (LAP) Updated <MORE>

* Bell County BURN BAN information line 254/ 933-5555.

Fort Worth District Lake Facility Closures

Facility Closure Report

This report last updated on Thu Oct 25 2018 07:00:50 GMT-0500 (Central Daylight Time)

STILLHOUSE HOLLOW LAKECEDAR GAP PARKFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK10/18/2018 11:25:57 AMPark closed due to flood. Boat ramp & courtesy dock closed.
STILLHOUSE HOLLOW LAKECHALK RIDGE FALLS NATURE AREAFULLY OPENNONEACCESS POINT10/18/2018 11:30:17 AMContact our office for possible closure or cancellation to pavilion. Floods occurring on Stillhouse Lake. Office Headquarters (254) 939-2461.
STILLHOUSE HOLLOW LAKEDANA PEAK PARKFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK10/17/2018 9:45:45 AMFloods occurring and park closed including Comanche Gap pavilion, boat ramp, & courtesy dock. The park is closed annually from (01-OCT - 01-MAR). Trail is open year round.
STILLHOUSE HOLLOW LAKERIVERS BEND PARKFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK10/18/2018 11:26:43 AMPark closed due to flood. Boat ramp & courtesy dock closed.
STILLHOUSE HOLLOW LAKESTILLHOUSE PARKFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK10/18/2018 11:27:37 AMPark closed due to flood. Boat ramp & courtesy dock closed. Day use & Tear Drop Pavilion closed annually (01-Oct - 01-Mar). Island Pavilion available for rental through LAP -Lake Activity Permit through our office. LAP request form available on our web page or contact office headquarters at (254) 939-2461 for more info.
STILLHOUSE HOLLOW LAKEUNION GROVE PARKFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK10/24/2018 6:04:50 PMPark closed due to flooding. Camping sites 15-37 and screened shelters closed annually (01-Oct - 01-Mar).