El Dorado State Park

 Park News



Monday - Friday 8:00am -4:30pm

Closed Saturday and Sunday


 Facility Update:

Bluestem-(Fishermans Point) is closed for clean up

Annual Camping Pass is $202.50 until April 1, then is will go up to $252.50


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.)
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            • Pool elevation is 1339.25 feet on Monday 03Feb20 Time: 13:00 hours.
            • At this elevation the total amount of water stored in El Dorado Lake is 160077 acre-feet.
            • Reservoir release is5cubic feet per second on Monday 03Feb20 Time: 13:00 hours.
            • Flood control pool is 2.29% full.
            • Flood control pool storage filled is 1888 acre-feet which is equivalent to 0.15 inches of runoff over the entire drainage basin.
            • Flood control pool storage empty is 80583 acre-feet which is equivalent to 6.46 inches of runoff over the entire drainage basin

Where to Purchase your Permits and Licenses -

 Permits at El Dorado State Park are available to purchase from Park Office & WR Gate Host & Bluestem Baitshop

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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 = $606.50, which includes water, electric, and sewer. (User must also possess an Annual Camp and vehicle permit).