Contact Information

Lake Waco
Fort Worth District Map
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Waco Lake Office
3801 Zoo Park Dr.
Waco, TX 76708
Email Address

Hours: M-F 8:00am - 4:30pm
Phone: (254) 756-5359
Fax: (254) 756-3433


Camping Reservations:
1-877-444-6777

LINKS

US Army Corps of Engineers Home Page.

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Welcome to Waco Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District welcomes you to Waco Lake, located in Waco, Texas. Our mission: supply water to the city of Waco and surrounding areas; to provide flood control to the Waco area, and to offer some of the best fishing, camping and boating in Texas. For more detailed information on the lake click here.

Remember to stay safe, always wear your life vest!

Seven Ways to Stay Water Safe

    • Swim in designated areas
    • Wear a life jacket
    • Always swim with a buddy
    • Do not overestimate your swimming ability
    • Never Swim to a buoy or swim after a floatable toy
    • Learn to swim
    • Never swim or supervise swimmers under the influence of alcohol

    Did you know that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is the leading provider of outdoor recreation on all Federally-managed public lands in the United States? With a recreation base that is primarily built around water, the Corps has a dedicated focus on water safety.  The pages of the following web site will provide you with the opportunity to view current water safety materials available through the Corps program, as well as offer tips on programming, help you find a local point of contact and offer some useful downloadable information. Click http://watersafety.usace.army.mil/ for the US Army Corps of Engineer's water safety web page.


Lake Elevation/Gate Opening Information
Waco Lake
2 SEP 2015
Current Elevation Normal ElevationCurrently Releasing
460.87 462.00 5 cfs
Reservoir Control Section

 

Latest News and Updates

PARK OPENINGS

Flat Rock and Middle Hike & Bike are now open

Boat ramps at Koehne Park, Speegleville, Midway, Twin Bridges, Airport Beach and Lacy Point are now open

Campgrounds at Speegleville, Reynolds Creek and Midway are still open

Day use areas are open at Twin Bridges and Koehne

Equestrian Sites and Trails at Reynolds Creek and Lacy Point are now open

PARK CLOSURES

Airport Park is closed

The Day Use Areas of Reynolds Creek and Airport Park are closed

2015 Hunting Information and Deer Draw

Check out our Hunting page for Waco Lake's Hunting Rules and Regulations!

2015 GATE ATTENDANT INFORMATION

All Contract Gate Attendants for Waco Lake have been filled..

ZEBRA MUSSELS

Zebra mussels have been found in Waco Lake. However, steps are being taken to prevent the mussles from taking over the lake. And- for now- it might be working.

Learn how to stop the spread of Zebra Mussels in Texas Lakes and Rivers.

 

 

WACO LAKE FISH RECORDS

bosque fishermen

 

 

Think you've caught the big one? To find out if the fish you caught is a

Waco Lake record, check the following

Texas Parks and Wildlife web page- Waco Lake Records

PARK CLOSURE INFORMATION

  • PARK OPENINGS

    Flat Rock and Middle Hike & Bike are now open

    Boat ramps at Koehne Park, Speegleville, Midway, Twin Bridges, Airport Beach and Lacy Point are now open

    Campgrounds at Speegleville, Reynolds Creek and Midway are still open

    Day use areas are open at Twin Bridges and Koehne

    Equestrian Sites and Trails at Reynolds Creek and Lacy Point are now open

    PARK CLOSURES

    Airport Park is closed

    The Day Use Areas of Reynolds Creek and Airport Park are closed

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    For information on park closures click on http://www.swf-wc.usace.army.mil/drought/drought.htm

     

    This site last updated on August 21, 2015