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
5 JUN 2020
Current Elevation Normal Elevation Currently Releasing Current Wind Speed Current Wind Direction Max Wind Speed (Last 3 Hours)
233.99 ft 226.50 (Seasonal Pool) 8288 cfs 4.56 mph 267.00 deg
7.90 mph
Reservoir Control Section    
 

Latest News and Updates

ATTENTION:

As a precaution for the COVID-19 situation, the Wright Patman Lake Office will be closed to the public until further notice. If you need assistance, please contact us at (903) 838-8781. We appreciate your cooperation.


Fort Worth District Lake Facility Closures

Facility Closure Report

This report last updated on Tue May 19 2020 17:45:23 GMT-0500 (Central Daylight Time)

LAKE NAMEFACILITY NAMESTATUSCLOSURE TYPECATEGORYUPDATED DATECOMMENTS
WRIGHT PATMAN
WRIGHT PATMANCLEAR SPRINGPARTIALLY CLOSEDFLOODPARK5/19/2020 9:17:56 AMA section remains closed due to flooding.
WRIGHT PATMANELLIOTT BLUFFFULLY OPENNONEPARK5/19/2020 9:18:23 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANHERRON CREEKFULLY OPENNONEPARK5/19/2020 9:18:41 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANJACKSON CREEKFULLY OPENNONEPARK5/19/2020 9:18:56 AM
WRIGHT PATMANMALDEN LAKEFULLY OPENNONEPARK5/19/2020 9:19:05 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANNORTH SHOREFULLY OPENNONEPARK5/19/2020 9:19:16 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANOAKFULLY OPENNONEPARK5/19/2020 9:21:37 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANOVERCUP PARKFULLY OPENNONEPARK5/19/2020 9:19:37 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANOVERLOOKFULLY OPENNONEPARK5/19/2020 9:19:46 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANPINEY POINTFULLY OPENNONEPARK5/19/2020 9:19:54 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANROCKY POINTFULLY OPENNONEPARK5/19/2020 9:20:04 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANSPILLWAY PARKFULLY OPENNONEPARK5/19/2020 9:20:10 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANSPORTSMAN'S COVEFULLY OPENNONEACCESS POINT5/19/2020 9:20:39 AMOpen for special events only. Please contact the Project Office.
WRIGHT PATMANSULPHUR RIVERFULLY OPENNONEACCESS POINT5/19/2020 9:20:48 AM 
WRIGHT PATMANTHOMAS LAKE RAMPFULLY OPENNONEBOAT RAMP6/6/2018 11:10:55 AM 

All Park Closures