Because of the danger posed by dry conditions, LCRA periodically bans ground fires at its parks. LCRA honors burn bans issued by individual counties where its parks are located. LCRA advises that you check the
Texas Interagency Coordination Center's website for a link to the latest map showing Texas counties that have issued burn bans. Burn bans in effect will be listed below, along with notices of park closures. For more information, email us through
Contact LCRA or call LCRA at 512-473-3366.
For the safety of visitors and staff, all LCRA-managed parks are closed until further notice. We are committed to doing our part to help keep the public and our staff stay safe from COVID-19 by limiting exposure to others. We apologize for any inconvenience. All reservations through April 30 are being cancelled for a full refund. For more information on the refund process, contact
The closures affect the parks LCRA owns and manages:
Black Rock Camp Creek Park Cedar Point Recreation Area Gloster Bend Recreation Area Grelle Recreation Area Hollywood Bottom Park Highway 521 River Park Jessica Hollis Park Lake Bastrop North Shore Park Lake Bastrop South Shore Park
Matagorda Bay Nature ParkMcKinney Roughs Nature Park Muleshoe Bend Recreation Area Narrows Recreation Area Pedernales River Nature Park Plum Park on the Colorado Shaffer Bend Recreation Area Turkey Bend Recreation Area
Boat ramps at these parks will remain closed until the parks reopen.
Parks operated by
third-party vendors determine their own hours. Please call or check the park’s website for any updates on operations before heading out.
All LCRA-managed parks are closed until further notice to help protect staff and visitors from COVID-19. All park reservations through April 30 are being cancelled for a full refund. See the
Parks Alerts page for a list of affected parks.
Lake Fayette Oak Thicket park is currently closed. RV campsites and the boat ramp will reopen on Monday, April 6. All cabins, shelters and pavilions at the park will remain closed until Thursday, April 30, and reservations through April 30 will be cancelled for a full refund. Visit Reserve America for more information on the refund process. Lake access is available at Lake Fayette Park Prairie Park.