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
11 FEB 2016
Current Elevation Normal ElevationCurrently Releasing
462.36 462.00 281 cfs
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Latest News and Updates

PARK CLOSURES

Airport Beach Park is closed

Airport Park is closed

Bosque Park is open

Flat Rock is open

Reynolds Creek Park-
Campground is closed
Day use is closed
Equestrain camping is open

Lacy Point is open

Speegleville Park-
Campground is closed
Boat Ramp is open

Twin Bridges Park-
Day use is open
Boat Ramp is open

Midway Park-
Campground is open
Boat Ramp is open

Koehne Park-
Boat Ramp is open
Day use is open

2016 GATE ATTENDANT INFORMATION

Openings for Gate Attendant positions have been posted.

Check out the Contracting page for more information!

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 CLOSURES

    Airport Beach Park is closed

    Airport Park is closed

    Bosque Park is open

    Flat Rock is open

    Reynolds Creek Park-
    Campground is closed
    Day use is closed
    Equestrain camping is open

    Lacy Point is open

    Speegleville Park-
    Campground is closed
    Boat Ramp is open

    Twin Bridges Park-
    Day use is open
    Boat Ramp is open

    Midway Park-
    Campground is open
    Boat Ramp is open

    Koehne Park-
    Boat Ramp is closed
    Day use is 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 January 29, 2016