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
17 NOV 2019
Current Elevation Normal Elevation Currently Releasing Current Wind Speed Current Wind Direction Max Wind Speed (Last 3 Hours)
225.09 ft 226.50 (Seasonal Pool) 867 cfs ****** mph ****** deg
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Reservoir Control Section    
 

Fort Worth District Lake Facility Closures

Facility Closure Report

This report last updated on Fri Nov 15 2019 08:08:09 GMT-0600 (Central Standard Time)

LAKE NAMEFACILITY NAMESTATUSCLOSURE TYPECATEGORYUPDATED DATECOMMENTS
WRIGHT PATMAN
WRIGHT PATMANCLEAR SPRINGPARTIALLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK7/1/2019 9:12:10 PMA-Section camping loop is closed due to high water. The bridge on Clear Springs road is also closed due to high water. Detour signs have been placed to get to the campground. Sites B8, B9, B10, and B18 have been closed due to high water.
WRIGHT PATMANELLIOTT BLUFFFULLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK5/10/2019 9:34:01 AMarea closed due to flood event
WRIGHT PATMANHERRON CREEKFULLY OPENNONEPARK7/11/2019 4:00:18 PM 
WRIGHT PATMANJACKSON CREEKFULLY OPEN PARK3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANMALDEN LAKEPARTIALLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK5/19/2019 9:24:06 PMSeasonal closure from 31 May 2019 - 30 September 2019. And Day use boat ramp is closed.
WRIGHT PATMANNORTH SHOREPARTIALLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK7/31/2019 11:19:22 AMNorth Shore beach is closed due to flooding. Boat ramp 3 is now closed due to high water.
WRIGHT PATMANOAKPARTIALLY CLOSEDOTHERPARK5/5/2019 2:05:54 PM The waterborne restroom is closed due to maintenance. Funding and labor are currently trying to be secured. A portable restroom has been placed for visitors.
WRIGHT PATMANOVERCUP PARKFULLY OPEN PARK3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANOVERLOOKFULLY OPEN PARK3/6/2017 12:00:00 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANPINEY POINTFULLY OPENNONEPARK3/1/2019 4:10:30 PM 
WRIGHT PATMANROCKY POINTPARTIALLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK5/14/2019 2:53:17 PMThe beach and boat ramp are closed due to flooding
WRIGHT PATMANSPILLWAY PARKFULLY OPENNONEPARK6/4/2019 12:01:44 PM 
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