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
23 OCT 2017
Current Elevation Normal Elevation Currently Releasing Current Wind Speed Current Wind Direction Max Wind Speed (Last 3 Hours)
224.60 ft 226.50 (Seasonal Pool) 145 cfs 2.77 mph 319.00 deg
6.82 mph
Reservoir Control Section    
 

Fort Worth District Lake Facility Closures

Facility Closure Report

This report last updated on Sat Sep 02 2017 09:01:15 GMT-0500 (Central Daylight Time)

LAKE NAMEFACILITY NAMESTATUSCLOSURE TYPECATEGORYUPDATED DATECOMMENTS
WRIGHT PATMAN
WRIGHT PATMANCLEAR SPRINGFULLY OPENNONEPARK7/8/2017 4:36:33 PMScreened shelter C-11 still closed pending repairs.
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 SHOREFULLY OPENNONEPARK9/2/2017 8:33:02 AM
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 POINTFULLY OPENNONEPARK5/30/2017 9:25:05 AM
WRIGHT PATMANROCKY POINTFULLY OPENNONEPARK8/3/2017 3:10:31 PMDelivery of new restroom is complete. Waiting on hook up of utilities and installation of sidewalk prior to opening restroom.
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 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