El Dorado State Park

 Park News

State Park Office Hours

The El Dorado State Park Office

Monday - Thursday 8:00am -4:30pm

Friday- Saturday 8:00am-6:00pm  

Sunday 9:00am-4:00pm



*Boat Registration will stops 30 minutes prior to close-Boat registration is $42.50

 Facility Update:

ALL Campgrounds are open with utilities!!!


**CAMPING-Big Pine, Fisherman's Point and Boulder Bluff #2 will now be "reservable" for 2018 camping season.**


Lake Level

(To get the most up to date Lake information, go to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' web page, which is located at http://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/ELDR.lakepage.html.)
        • Pool elevation is 1334.91 feet on Wednesday 16May18 Time: 1300 hours.
        • At this elevation the total amount of water stored in El Dorado Lake is 128721 acre-feet.
        • Reservoir release is 7 cubic feet per second on Wednesday 16May18 Time: 1300 hours.
        • Conservation pool is 80.97% full.
        • Conservation storage filled is 125360 acre-feet which is equivalent to 10.04 inches of runoff over the entire drainage basin.
        • Conservation storage empty is 29468 acre-feet which is equivalent to 2.36 inches of runoff over the entire drainage basin.
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Where to Purchase your Permits and Licenses -

2018 Park permits and licenses are available at all KDWPT Park Offices throughout the state starting December 15, 2017. 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 (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 = $455.50, which includes water, electric, and sewer. (User must also possess an Annual Camp and vehicle permit).