Cedar Creek Fun Facts

September 30th, 2016|Cedar Creek Lake|


Year(s) Constructed: 1961-1965

Count(ies): Henderson and Kaufman

Conservation Pool: 322.00

100 Year Flood Elevation: 323.50

Length (miles): 18

Width (miles): 8.5

Shoreline (miles): 220.26

Maximum Depth (ft): 70.6

Maximum Flood Elevation:

2001- 323.47
1973- 323.10
2007- 323.07

Minimum Drought Elevation:

2006- 314.67
1981- 315.78
1996- 315.81

Lake Bridgeport: Your New Favorite Scenic Escape

September 30th, 2016|Lake Bridgeport|

Beautiful Lake Bridgeport is located in is located in Wise and Jack Counties, upstream from Eagle Mountain Lake on the West Fork of the Trinity River. It has a unique rocky coastline, beautiful blue water and is the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of the concrete jungle. There are several boat ramps located around […]

The George W. Shannon Wetlands are a Birders Paradise!

September 30th, 2016|Birdwatching, Richland-Chambers|


Did you know that TRWD’s George W. Shannon Wetlands are home to Texas Parks and Wildlife’s Richland Creek Wildlife Management Area (WMA). Richland Creek WMA is home to some of the best bird watching in Texas. Birders flock (pardon the pun, we had to) from far and […]

Friendly Competition on the Trinity

August 9th, 2016|Fishing, Recreation, Trinity River & Trinity Trails|

Trinity Bass Battle

This summer, a group of local fishermen joined together to create a friendly fishing tournament on the Trinity River in Fort Worth. The Trinity Bass Battle started as a small meetup of about 10 anglers and quickly grew to be one of the largest gatherings […]

Join us at Fort Worth’s Fourth

June 28th, 2016|Recreation, Trinity River & Trinity Trails|

Fort Worth's Fourth

Make plans now to celebrate our nation’s independence on and along the Trinity River at Fort Worth’s Fourth! The family-friendly festival will take place July 4 at Panther Island Pavilion. As always, general admission is free along with tubing and the entire TRWD Kid […]

Beach Area, BBQs and Boat Ramps

June 1st, 2016|Eagle Mountain, Swimming|

Twin Points Grand Opening

We had so much fun celebrating the grand opening on Twin Points Park at Eagle Mountain Lake Memorial Day Weekend. Thanks to everyone who came out and enjoyed the new beach, pavilions, BBQs, dock and more! Post your photos from this weekend in the […]

Park Center Named After Hal S. Sparks III

May 24th, 2016|Eagle Mountain, Recreation|


On Saturday, May 14, 2016, TRWD recognized Hal S. Sparks III for his 25 years of service to TRWD and contributions at Eagle Mountain Lake. The new park center at Twin Points was named in honor of the former TRWD board member. Twin Points Park opens Memorial […]

Twin Points Park Grand Opening

May 24th, 2016|Eagle Mountain, Recreation, Swimming|

Twin Points Park

Join us Memorial Day weekend as we celebrate the opening of Twin Points Park at Eagle Mountain Lake. Opening weekend will include a ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday, May 28 at 9:45 am. Gates to the park will officially open at 10:00 am and the first […]

Trail Run at Eagle Mountain Park

April 13th, 2016|Eagle Mountain, Hiking, Recreation, Walking & Jogging|

Trail Run at Eagle Mountain Park

Make plans now to join the Streams & Valley’s Trail Run at Eagle Mountain Park this Sunday, April 17. The trails are rough and rocky, but the course is fun. Consider it a morning of competitive, or not so competitive, wilderness exploration. This […]

TRWD’s Trinity Trails: By the Numbers

March 30th, 2016|Cycling, Horseback Riding, Recreation, Trinity River & Trinity Trails, Walking & Jogging, Watersports|

Trinity Trails Map Sign

TRWD is in the middle of a user-requested 90-project trail improvement program. With help from the City of Fort Worth and Streams & Valleys, Inc., these trail improvements will impact communities throughout the entire city.

Trinity Trails Infographic