Contact Information

Hords Creek Lake
Fort Worth District Map
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Hords Creek Lake Office
230 Friendship Park Road
Coleman, TX 76834


GPS Location:

31°50'44.59" N


Hours: M-F 8am - 4:00pm
Phone:  (325) 625-2322
Fax:  (325) 625-5079

Camping Reservations:


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Welcome to Hords Creek Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District welcomes you to Hords Creek Lake, located in Coleman, Texas. Our mission: supply water to the citizens of Coleman County, provide flood control in the West Texas area, and to offer some of the best fishing, camping and boating in Texas.

Lake Elevation / Gate Opening Information
Hords Creek Lake
1 APR 2020
Current Elevation Normal Elevation Currently Releasing Current Wind Speed Current Wind Direction Max Wind Speed (Last 3 Hours)
1896.62 ft 1900.00 ft 0 cfs -NR- mph -NR- deg
Reservoir Control Section    

Latest News and Updates


As a precaution for the COVID-19 situation, the Hords Creek Lake Office will be closed to the public until further notice. If you need assistance, please contact us at (325) 625-2322. We appreciate your cooperation.

Fort Worth District Lake Facility Closures

Facility Closure Report

This report last updated on Thu Mar 26 2020 16:26:12 GMT-0500 (Central Daylight Time)

HORDS CREEKFLATROCKFULLY CLOSEDOTHERPARK3/18/2020 3:50:44 PMFlatrock park is closed from 18MAR20 to 01JUN20. Flatrock Park Loops 1,2,4 will open following health concerns. The swim beach is currently not a designated swim area due to health concerns.
HORDS CREEKFRIENDSHIPPARTIALLY CLOSEDOTHERPARK3/20/2020 2:09:29 PMThe swim beach is currently closed due to health concerns and will reopen as of 01JUN20. As of 18MAR20 the friendship fishing pier is closed due to health concerns. The boat ramp is currently open.
HORDS CREEKLAKESIDEFULLY CLOSEDOTHERPARK3/20/2020 2:08:27 PMLakeside Park is fully closed as of 23MAR20. The park will fully reopen 01JUN20. The swim beach is currently closed due to health concerns.

Park Closures

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The website has an entirely new look with features including simplified search capabilities, enhanced content and streamlined Google maps.  Visitors to the website can now do much more than make reservations for camping, tours and tickets at federal facilities.  The Corps has almost 30,000 reservable campsites in and there is a wealth of information about Corps water resources projects.  More details on the new features added to the website may be found under the “New Look! New Features!” Tab located at the top right hand corner of home page.  We hope you take some time to explore the new website, and better yet, we hope you find some great new places to get out and Explore Your America!

In accordance with Texas Transportation Code, Golf Carts are not allowed to be operated on Public Roadways at Corps of Engineers Projects.

Zebra mussels recently found at Lake Texoma. Click here for the Texas Parks and Wildlife news release.

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