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
1 MAY 2016
Current Elevation Normal ElevationCurrently Releasing
476.20 462.00 5493 cfs
Reservoir Control Section    

 

Latest News and Updates

2016 GATE ATTENDANT INFORMATION

Waco Lake is in need of two gate attendant sets for Reynolds Creek Park

The contracts come with a free 50 amp campsite with sewer and water hookup

Call the Waco Lake office at 254-756-5359 for more information!

PARK CLOSURES

Airport Beach Park is closed

Airport Park is closed

Bosque Park is open

Dam Hike & Bike Access Points are open

Flat Rock is closed

Reynolds Creek Park is closed

Lacy Point is closed

Speegleville Park-
Campground is closed
Boat Ramp is closed

Twin Bridges Park is closed

Midway Park-
Campground is closed
Boat Ramp is
closed

Koehne Park is closed

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

 

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

 

This site last updated on April 28, 2016