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Park Alerts

Toxic Algae

Toxic algae has been detected in several of the Highland Lakes. LCRA strongly urges lake visitors to avoid contact with algae, and to keep their dogs from playing in or ingesting algae. More information available here.

Park Alerts

No alerts at this time.

Burn Bans

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. The following parks are in counties with issued burn bans:

  • Black Rock Park
  • Cedar Point Recreation Area
  • Hollywood Bottom Park
  • Plum Park on the Colorado

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.

For more information, email​ us through Contact LCRA or call LCRA at 512-473-3366.​​​​​​​

Lake Bastrop South Shore Park

Portions of Swift, Loblolly Loop and Gideon trails are temporarily closed.

Camp Creek Park

Boat Ramp currently closed at Camp Creek Park.

Matagorda Bay Nature Park

Renovation and construction projects are currently underway at Matagorda Bay Nature Park. The park is open and noise levels in some areas may be higher than normal. For more information, call 979-863-2603.

Black Rock Park

Burn ban in effect in Llano County.

Cedar Point Recreation Area

Burn ban in effect in Llano County.

Grelle Recreation Area

Grelle Recreation Area will be closed on October 25-27. Nearby parks will remain open, including Muleshoe Bend and Narrows recreation areas.