Contact Information

Wright Patman Lake
Fort Worth District Map
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Wright Patman Lake Office
64 Clear Springs Park
Texarkana, TX 75501

Hours: M-F 8am - 4:30pm
Phone:  (903) 838-8781
Fax:  (903) 832-6396

Camping Reservations:
1-877-444-6777

Emergency : 911

Bowie County Sheriff's Department: (903) 798-3149

Cass County Sheriff's Department: (903) 756-7511

Texas Forest Service: (903) 756-5571

 

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Welcome to Wright Patman Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District welcomes you to Wright Patman Lake, located near Texarkana, Texas. Our mission: supply water to the city of Texarkana and to provide flood control for the Sulphur and Red River. Camping, fishing, hunting, boating, and hiking are just the beginning of the activities available in the parks and other public lands.

Lake Elevation/Gate Opening Information
Wright Patman Lake
23 MAR 2017
Current Elevation Normal Elevation Currently Releasing Current Wind Speed Current Wind Direction Max Wind Speed (Last 3 Hours)
224.05 ft 226.50 (Seasonal Pool) 143 cfs 4.97 mph 89.00 deg
10.92 mph
Reservoir Control Section    

Fort Worth District Lake Facility Closures

Facility Closure Report

This report last updated on Fri Mar 17 2017 10:18:00 GMT-0500 (Central Daylight Time)

LAKE NAMEFACILITY NAMESTATUSCLOSURE TYPECATEGORYUSER NAMEUPDATED DATECOMMENTS
WRIGHT PATMAN
WRIGHT PATMANCLEAR SPRINGPARTIALLY CLOSEDCONSTRUCTIONPARKFlowers, Robert D SWF3/10/2017 9:47:41 AMScreened shelter C-11 and the A camping section are closed. Repairs are being made to these facilities.
WRIGHT PATMANELLIOTT BLUFFFULLY OPEN PARKWebb, Gregory L SWF3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANHERRON CREEKFULLY OPEN PARKWebb, Gregory L SWF3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANJACKSON CREEKFULLY OPEN PARKWebb, Gregory L SWF3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANMALDEN LAKEFULLY OPEN PARKWebb, Gregory L SWF3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANNORTH SHOREPARTIALLY CLOSEDCONSTRUCTIONPARKFlowers, Robert D SWF3/10/2017 9:48:05 AMBeach and park facilities are closed, while the boat ramp remains open. Clean up and repairs are being made within the park.
WRIGHT PATMANOAKPARTIALLY CLOSEDSEASONALPARKFlowers, Robert D SWF3/10/2017 9:48:19 AMClosed for season will open on April 1, 2017. Picnic sites outside of main park area are available with no fee.
WRIGHT PATMANOVERCUP PARKFULLY OPEN PARKWebb, Gregory L SWF3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANOVERLOOKFULLY OPEN PARKWebb, Gregory L SWF3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANPINEY POINTPARTIALLY CLOSEDCONSTRUCTIONPARKFlowers, Robert D SWF3/10/2017 9:31:57 AMCampsites A22, A24, A26, A28-A43 are closed still needing repair from last year's record flood event. Campsites are being repaired for the upcoming recreation season.
WRIGHT PATMANROCKY POINTPARTIALLY CLOSEDCONSTRUCTIONPARKFlowers, Robert D SWF3/10/2017 9:31:25 AMCampsites C1-C12, D17-D25, D28-D42 are closed still needing repair from last year's flood event. Campsites are being repaired for the upcoming recreation season.
WRIGHT PATMANSPILLWAY PARKPARTIALLY CLOSEDSEASONALPARKFlowers, Robert D SWF3/10/2017 9:30:47 AMLower end of park closed for season. Will open on April 1, 2017.
WRIGHT PATMANSPORTSMAN'S COVEFULLY OPENNONEACCESS POINTFlowers, Robert D SWF3/10/2017 9:49:28 AMArea must be reserved at the wright patman lake project office.
WRIGHT PATMANSULPHUR RIVERFULLY OPEN ACCESS POINTWebb, Gregory L SWF3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANTHOMAS LAKE RAMPFULLY OPEN BOAT RAMPWebb, Gregory L SWF3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 

Park Closures