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Cool-off on the Lake

July 17th, 2019|General, News|

Who doesn’t enjoy spending their weekend on the lake?

There’s certain phrases that cause general excitement in any living room from “let’s take the boat out” to “who wants to go fishing?” For National Park & Recreation month, Tarrant Regional Water District would like to encourage you to employ these phrases on your way to one […]

Draft version of Riveron’s programmatic review made public

July 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|

The Draft version of Riveron’s programmatic review has been posted on the TRVA website. View the document.

Celebrate National Park & Recreation Month

July 5th, 2019|General|

Summer is in full swing as we have hit July and the Texas sun is out in full force for Park and Recreation month. Not the television show, but the month where we celebrate the parks and recreational activities in the metroplex. Maintaining these parks and places for recreational activities is one of the primary […]

Free yoga on Eagle Mountain Lake

May 31st, 2019|Trinity Trails App, Trinity Trails App Exclusive|

Need another reason to visit the beach this summer? How about free yoga classes every Monday at 6:30pm on Eagle Mountain Lake. Twin Points Park is hosting yoga classes every summer and all classes are free with paid park admission ($10 per vehicle on Mondays). So after spending a long hot day on the beach, working […]

Twin Points Park opens for 2019 beach season

May 28th, 2019|General|

If you’ve been looking for a place to cool off and hang loose this Summer, look no further. Twin Points Park opened Saturday May 25th! This is our third Summer of beach-style fun on Eagle Mountain Lake and we’re looking to make your Summer one to remember with our many amenities and events. These events […]

Safe Boating Reminders

May 24th, 2019|General|

There is no better time than the right now to educate yourself on boater safety. Summer weather is upon us and the traffic flow of swimmers, fishers, and general lake-goers will be at its yearly peak. These factors make the observance of Boater Safety week that much more important to everyone who will be exercising […]

Trailhead parking reminder

May 21st, 2019|Trinity Trails App, Trinity Trails App Exclusive|

The Charles Schwab Challenge at Colonial Country Club kicks off this week. This event is located near some popular trailheads (like Crystelle Waggoner), so this is just a friendly reminder to not use the trailhead parking if you are headed to the golf tournament. Towing will be enforced.

Have a safe week on the trails!

TCU students paint the Trinity Trails

May 20th, 2019|General, Trinity Trails App|

TCU School of Art Professor Adam Fung’s Advanced Painting class visited the Trinity River, along with Professor Nick Bontrager’s Video Art class, over the course of three class meetings including sites at Trinity Park, Hidden Waterfalls, and Gateway Park. At each site, students used watercolors, drawing, note taking, cameras, and drones to record information to […]

Spring Trash Bash cancelled

May 16th, 2019|General, Trinity Trails App|

Due to inclement weather and potential safety hazards, the 2019 Spring Trash Bash has been cancelled. We hope to see you in the fall!

On this day in history …

May 16th, 2019|Trinity Trails App, Trinity Trails App Exclusive|

Fort Worth has seen its share of floods over the last century, but none compare to the 1949 flood that devastated ten square miles in the city central, killed ten people and left more than 13,000 people homeless. This tragic event, which was the result of an 11-inch rain in the Upper Trinity Basin, spurred […]

TRWD board approves LaGrave Field lease and land swap

May 15th, 2019|General, News, Trinity Trails App|

In an effort to return baseball to historic LaGrave Field, a non-profit foundation agreed to pay the Tarrant Regional Water District an upfront, 10-year market-rate lease for the facility that also includes a commitment by the group to spend $3 million on renovations to the minor league baseball field.

The Save LaGrave Foundation will spend at […]

Dream Park of Fort Worth opens

April 22nd, 2019|Trinity Trails App, Trinity Trails App Exclusive|

The highly anticipated Frank Kent’s Dream Park opened Easter weekend to the general public. The park features more than 57,000 feet of green and play space in Trinity Park and was designed to be a completely accessible playground to kids of all ages with all different abilities.

On Monday, April 22, the area of Trinity Park […]

El fuerte Taco Fest

April 13th, 2019|Trinity Trails App, Trinity Trails App Exclusive|

The fourth annual El Fuerte – Fort Worth Taco Fest is happening April 20th at Panther Island Pavilion! Every year, this event brings people of different background and ethnicities closer together by promoting, celebrating and honoring the cross-section of our cultures.
El Fuerte (The Fort) will take attendees on a roller-coaster of flavor with dozens of […]

Want to host an event?

April 12th, 2019|Trinity Trails App, Trinity Trails App Exclusive|

The Trinity Trails are a great place to host charity walks, 5Ks, adventure runs, triathlons and more. TRWD issues special permits for events along the Trinity Trails. If your event will be hosting more than 100 participants submit an application.

With the growing popularity of outdoor events we want to keep everyone in the loop.  By […]

Registration is open: Spring Trash Bash 2019

April 11th, 2019|Trinity Trails App, Trinity Trails App Exclusive|

Hey trail users! It’s that time again to help TRWD cleanup the Trinity River. Sign-up solo or with a few friends at www.trwdtrashbash.com.

Join us for the 5th Annual TRWD Spring Trash Bash on Saturday, May 18th, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Join us at Panther Island or choose one of our alternate […]