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
22 MAY 2017
Current Elevation Normal Elevation Currently Releasing Current Wind Speed Current Wind Direction Max Wind Speed (Last 3 Hours)
226.95 ft 226.50 (Seasonal Pool) 152 cfs 4.68 mph 51.00 deg
8.16 mph
Reservoir Control Section    

Fort Worth District Lake Facility Closures

Facility Closure Report

This report last updated on Wed May 10 2017 15:50:27 GMT-0500 (Central Daylight Time)

LAKE NAMEFACILITY NAMESTATUSCLOSURE TYPECATEGORYUPDATED DATECOMMENTS
WRIGHT PATMAN
WRIGHT PATMANCLEAR SPRINGPARTIALLY CLOSEDCONSTRUCTIONPARK3/10/2017 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 PARK3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANHERRON CREEKFULLY OPEN PARK3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANJACKSON CREEKFULLY OPEN PARK3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANMALDEN LAKEFULLY OPEN PARK3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANNORTH SHOREPARTIALLY CLOSEDCONSTRUCTIONPARK3/10/2017 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 PATMANOAKFULLY OPENNONEPARK4/14/2017 12:19:22 PM
WRIGHT PATMANOVERCUP PARKFULLY OPEN PARK3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANOVERLOOKFULLY OPEN PARK3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANPINEY POINTPARTIALLY CLOSEDCONSTRUCTIONPARK3/10/2017 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 CLOSEDCONSTRUCTIONPARK3/10/2017 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 PARKFULLY OPENNONEPARK4/14/2017 12:19:52 PM 
WRIGHT PATMANSPORTSMAN'S COVEFULLY OPENNONEACCESS POINT3/10/2017 9:49:28 AMArea must be reserved at the wright patman lake project office.
WRIGHT PATMANSULPHUR RIVERFULLY OPEN ACCESS POINT3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANTHOMAS LAKE RAMPFULLY OPEN BOAT RAMP3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 

Park Closures