El Dorado State Park
State Park Office Hours
The El Dorado State Park Office
Monday - Friday 8AM - 4:30PM
*Boat Registration will stop at 4PM.
Bluestem Point - All Utilities are on!
Boulder Bluff - All Utilities are on!
Shady Creek - All Utilities are on!
Walnut River - All Utilities are on!
- Pool elevation is 1339.12 feet on Monday 14Sep15 Time: 1100 hours.
- At this elevation the total amount of water stored in El Dorado Lake is 159096 acre-feet.
- Reservoir release is 11 cubic feet per second on Monday 14Sep15 Time: 1100 hours.
- Flood control pool is 1.10% full.
- Flood control pool storage filled is 907 acre-feet which is equivalent to 0.07 inches of runoff over the entire drainage basin.
- Flood control pool storage empty is 81564 acre-feet which is equivalent to 6.54 inches of runoff over the entire drainage basin.
Where to Purchase your Permits and Licenses -
2015 Park permits and licenses are available at all KDWPT Park Offices throughout the state. Permits at El Dorado State Park are also available to purchase from Camp Hosts, Gate Hosts, and all self pay stations.
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Long Term Camping Facilities
Long term camping is available in the Frontier Refinery (Walnut River Campground Area #2) . Please see the camp host or the Park Office to make long term camping arrangements. Long Term Camping (30 day) monthly rate = $434.50, which includes water, electric &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; sewer. (User must also possess an Annual Camp permit).