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

 

LINKS

US Army Corps of Engineers Home Page.

Some documents on this site require the Adobe PDF Reader. Click here to download the reader.

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
16 NOV 2018
Current Elevation Normal Elevation Currently Releasing Current Wind Speed Current Wind Direction Max Wind Speed (Last 3 Hours)
227.37 ft 226.50 (Seasonal Pool) 9362 cfs 0.00 mph 0.00 deg
0.00 mph
Reservoir Control Section    
 

Fort Worth District Lake Facility Closures

Facility Closure Report

This report last updated on Thu Nov 01 2018 11:08:02 GMT-0500 (Central Daylight Time)

LAKE NAMEFACILITY NAMESTATUSCLOSURE TYPECATEGORYUPDATED DATECOMMENTS
WRIGHT PATMAN
WRIGHT PATMANCLEAR SPRINGFULLY OPENNONEPARK8/30/2018 1:02:08 PM 
WRIGHT PATMANELLIOTT BLUFFFULLY OPENNONEPARK6/6/2018 11:09:07 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANHERRON CREEKFULLY OPENNONEPARK11/1/2018 9:28:13 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANJACKSON CREEKFULLY OPEN PARK3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANMALDEN LAKEFULLY OPENNONEPARK10/3/2018 10:04:07 AMSeasonal closure from 31 May 2019 - 30 September 2019.
WRIGHT PATMANNORTH SHOREPARTIALLY CLOSEDSEASONALPARK9/3/2018 9:01:55 PMNorth Shore beach is closed for the season. Boat ramp 3 remains open.
WRIGHT PATMANOAKFULLY CLOSEDSEASONALPARK11/1/2018 9:28:35 AM
WRIGHT PATMANOVERCUP PARKFULLY OPEN PARK3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANOVERLOOKFULLY OPEN PARK3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANPINEY POINTPARTIALLY CLOSEDCONSTRUCTIONPARK10/3/2018 10:02:51 AMCampground area closed due to shoreline erosion control construction. Boat ramp area remains open for use.
WRIGHT PATMANROCKY POINTFULLY CLOSEDSEASONALPARK11/1/2018 9:29:13 AMSeasonal closure from 1 November 2018 - 28 February 2019.
WRIGHT PATMANSPILLWAY PARKPARTIALLY CLOSEDCONSTRUCTIONPARK8/3/2017 3:11:18 PMLower park area closed in order to store rip rock for shoreline project.
WRIGHT PATMANSPORTSMAN'S COVEFULLY OPENNONEACCESS POINT5/4/2018 9:18:06 AM
WRIGHT PATMANSULPHUR RIVERFULLY OPEN ACCESS POINT3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANTHOMAS LAKE RAMPFULLY OPENNONEBOAT RAMP6/6/2018 11:10:55 AM 

Park Closures