U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Fort Worth District
819 Taylor Street
P.O. Box 17300
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Fort Worth District Map
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Waco Lake Office
3801 Zoo Park Dr.
Waco, TX 76708
Hours: M-F 8:00am - 4:30pm
Phone: (254) 756-5359
Fax: (254) 756-3433
US Army Corps of Engineers
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Remember to stay safe, always wear your life vest!
Seven Ways to Stay Water Safe
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.
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The Recreation.gov website has an entirely new look with features including simplified search capabilities, enhanced content and streamlined Google maps. Visitors to the website can now do much more than make reservations for camping, tours and tickets at federal facilities. The Corps has almost 30,000 reservable campsites in Recreation.gov and there is a wealth of information about Corps water resources projects. More details on the new features added to the Recreation.gov website may be found under the “New Look! New Features!” Tab located at the top right hand corner of Recreation.gov home page. We hope you take some time to explore the new Recreation.gov website, and better yet, we hope you find some great new places to get out and Explore Your America! http://www.recreation.gov
2014 GATE ATTENDANT INFORMATION
All Contract Gate Attendants for Waco Lake have been filled..
Lake Recreation Visitor's Guide Update
NEW! As of February 2012 the Lake Recreation A Vistitor's Guide brochure has been updated! The new verson may be found at: http://www.swf.usace.army.mil/. Place curser on "About Us" tab, then "Lake & Recreation Info" tab, then select "Visitors Guide". This electronic copy may be printed out for your convenience.
Learn how to stop the spread of Zebra Mussels in Texas Lakes and Rivers
All camping parks are open
WATER SAFETY INFORMATION
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.
In accordance with Texas Transportation Code, Golf Carts are not allowed to be operated on Public Roadways at Corps of Engineers Projects.
WACO LAKE FISH RECORDS
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
PREHISTORIC WACO LAKE
Ever wonder what it was like to live near Waco Lake thousands of years ago?
PARK CLOSURE INFORMATION
For information on park closure click on http://www.swf-wc.usace.army.mil/drought/drought.htm
This site last updated on
July 11, 2014