TRWD Flyfest 2019

March 14th, 2019|Fishing, General, Trinity River & Trinity Trails, Trinity Trails App|

Tarrant Regional Water District (TRWD) presented the fourth annual TRWD Flyfest last Saturday, March 9th in and along the Clear Fork of the Trinity River near the Acme Brick Headquarters. From beginners to people with expert fly fishing skills, TRWD Flyfest delivered a day full of family-friendly fun for everyone.  With temperatures in the 70’s, […]

Ditch the Bright Screens and Unplug for a Day

March 7th, 2019|Cycling, Eagle Mountain, Fishing, Geocaching, Hiking, Recreation, Trinity River & Trinity Trails, Trinity Trails App|

We love technology and know you do, too. Duh, you are reading this blog. But now and then it’s nice to unplug and “recharge” something besides our phones and laptops. In recognition of National Day of Unplugging here are things to enjoy in Fort Worth away from […]

2019 TRWD Flyfest Festival

February 11th, 2019|Fishing, Trinity Trails App|

JOIN US SATURDAY, MARCH 9 FROM 9AM – 5PM for the 2019 TRWD FLYFEST

ADMISSION IS FREE

Whether you are an experienced angler or have never touched a fly rod, this fun day in and along the Trinity River in Fort Worth has something to hook everyone in the whole family. To create an optimal angling experience, the […]

Take Action at the Eagle Mountain Lake Cleanup

February 6th, 2019|Eagle Mountain, Twin Points Park|

Join us for the 27th Annual Eagle Mountain Lake Community Cleanup on Saturday, March 23, 2019.

Various points along the lake need your attention and help collecting discarded debris and litter. By joining forces as a community, our lake will be protected well into the future.

The cleanup event is a great way for families and community […]

Tips on Urban Fishing the Trinity River in Fort Worth

January 11th, 2019|Fishing, Trinity Trails App, Watersports|

You are probably here because you have never urban fished in Fort Worth before and you want to know what to bring. The good news is that we personally went and talked to an expert at Cabela’s to find out everything you need to get and how […]

Richland-Chambers Grazing Group

December 11th, 2018|Richland-Chambers, Water Quality|

Throughout twelve counties in Texas clustered around Richland-Chamber Lake, there is a small grass roots organization with big conservation goals.

In 2016, Ben Davis, Brandon Bing and Matt Machacek, with the Natural Resource Conservation Service, had the desire to start a think tank of sorts, a place […]

In Fort Worth, it all starts with the Trinity River

November 30th, 2018|General, Trinity River & Trinity Trails, Trinity Trails App|

Since 1849, when Major Ripley Arnold chose the confluence of the Clear Fork and West Fork to build a fort, the Trinity River’s jagged, sprawling, lightning bolt-looking channel has connected the city and its residents to the region, the state and ultimately to the Gulf Coast 400 miles away.

Locally, it’s been a rocky relationship. Snaking […]

Take a Hike … at Eagle Mountain Park

November 15th, 2018|Eagle Mountain, General, Hiking|

Unwind from the upcoming holiday stress on November 17 at Eagle Mountain Park. There’s a National Holiday telling you to do so.

Spend time outdoors with or without your family while taking in nature on National Take a Hike Day. Overlooking Eagle Mountain Lake, the park provides a variety of fall colors, trails made by local […]

Seasonal Trout Stocking events kick off December 2018

November 1st, 2018|Fishing, General, Trinity River & Trinity Trails, Trinity Trails App|

S’more weather is just around the corner and you know what that means, the yearly trout stockings are coming to town!

Once again, TRWD has partnered with Texas Parks and Wildlife (TPW) for these highly anticipated outdoor events. The organizations are releasing trout on four separate dates where you have an opportunity to test out your […]

Photos: Rain waters move through Airfield Falls

October 24th, 2018|Cycling, General, Hiking, Swimming, Trinity River & Trinity Trails, Trinity Trails App|

Photos were taken by the following Trinity Trail users. Top left to right: Jessica Oxley, Stephen M. Tuckier, Joseph Dalcour; Center: Tony Shiflet; Bottom left to right: Karen Pitao Pistey, Joseph Dalcour, Ellen Cleveland Williams

Airfield Falls Trailhead & […]

Get your Indiana Jones on with TRWD’s Geocaching Adventure

October 9th, 2018|General, Geocaching, Trinity River & Trinity Trails, Trinity Trails App|

Fall is here, and Texas is cooling off, which can only mean one thing; it’s geocache season in Fort Worth. In honor of Earthcache Day 2018, we are giving you the catalyst to start your very first, or maybe next, geocache adventure.

If you don’t know what geocaching is keep reading and we’ll try to answer […]

Trinity Trash Bash marks its 27th year keeping the river clean

August 13th, 2018|General, Trinity River & Trinity Trails, Trinity Trails App|

On June 6, 1849, a group of Dragoons came to the bluff of the Clear Fork and West Fork of the Trinity River to site a fort. This fort was named Fort Worth. Since then, Fort Worth has become the seventh largest city in the state of Texas, owing its growth and […]

Mother Nature giveth and taketh away

July 11th, 2018|General, Recreation|

Originally posted August 5, 2015 

During a typical hot summer day, TRWD water supply reservoirs can lose as much as 750 million gallons of water to evaporation alone.

To put that staggering number into perspective, you could fill more than 67,000 swimming pools or 12.3 million bathtubs with the water that disappears into thin air from our […]

World Turtle Day Celebrated on the Trinity River

June 18th, 2018|General, Recreation, Trinity Trails App|

Every spring on May 23 people across the country celebrate World Turtle Day. This is a day that was created to bring attention, awareness, knowledge and respect for turtles and tortoises around the globe, as well as to encourage human action to help these reptiles survive and thrive.

With the Trinity River running through Fort Worth […]

Tomorrow is Free Fishing Day in Texas

June 17th, 2018|Trinity River & Trinity Trails, Uncategorized|

Need a place to go fishing this summer? The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department (TPWD) has you covered! TPWD and Tarrant Regional Water District (TRWD) are collaborating on a fish study that was performed by TPWD on the Trinity River Monday, May 14.

TRWD provided river access for TPWD to do some electrofishing to help determine […]

4th Annual Spring Trash Bash just days away

May 14th, 2018|General, News, Trinity River & Trinity Trails, Trinity Trails App|

Join us for the 4th Annual Spring TRWD Trash Bash on Saturday, May 19th 2018 from 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM . Pick a location and bring a group, a friend or just yourself to help clean up trash along the Trinity. When the trash is all bashed, volunteers are treated to an after party with free food, door […]

Trail Etiquette in Motion

May 2nd, 2018|Recreation, Trinity River & Trinity Trails|

With more then 70 miles of trails, the Trinity Trails are a popular destination on a warm sunny day, attracting runners, cycle groups and people of all ages. TRWD wants everyone to have an enjoyable experience so we created these four simple reminders. For more recreation information, visit TrinityTrails.com. […]

May is Bike Month

May 1st, 2018|Cycling, General, Recreation, Trinity River & Trinity Trails, Trinity Trails App|

May is National Bike Month, sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists and celebrated throughout the US. In Fort Worth, the Trinity Trails offer 72 miles of entertainment for bicyclers and runners alike. This month is an opportunity to celebrate the unique power of the bicycle and the many reasons we ride.

May 14–18: National […]

2018 Bridgeport Cleanup

April 10th, 2018|General, Lake Bridgeport, News, Recreation|

2018 Bridgeport Cleanup

Just 1 hour northwest of downtown Fort Worth, you will find the pristine waters of Lake Bridgeport which has existed for more than 85 years. The lake is near and dear to the hearts of thousands of locals who either live along its shores or visit it year-round for […]

The Legacy behind Marine Creek Health & Safety Fair

April 2nd, 2018|General, Marine Creek, News, Trinity River & Trinity Trails, Trinity Trails App|

The idea to promote healthier community living started 10 years ago through the vision of Lt. Scott Christian. At the time, Lt. Christian was known for his love of cycling along the Trinity Trails. He wanted share this passion with the public he served. Through the combined efforts of his friends and […]

Trinity Trails By The Numbers

March 22nd, 2018|Cycling, Fishing, General, Geocaching, Horseback Riding, Marine Creek, News, Swimming, Trinity River & Trinity Trails, Trinity Trails App, Walking & Jogging, Watersports|

Did you know TRWD manages more than 70 miles of Trinity Trails? Learn more about recreational opportunities like watersports at TRWD.com.
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Trails + Permits Update

March 17th, 2018|Cycling, Eagle Mountain, General, Hiking, Marine Creek, News, Recreation, Trinity River & Trinity Trails, Trinity Trails App, Walking & Jogging|

Special Operating Permits

A special operating permit is required for any commercial activity or event on Tarrant Regional Water District (“TRWD”) property.  TRWD property includes 72 miles of Trinity Trails. To view a map of the Trinity Trails that is considered TRWD property, click here: http://www.trwd.com/recreation/map/.

In an effort to assist with trail congestion and overall […]

3rd Annual TRWD Flyfest on the Trinity River was a success because of You!

March 15th, 2018|Fishing, Trinity River & Trinity Trails|

TRWD Flyfest Blog

Tarrant Regional Water District (TRWD) presented the third annual TRWD Flyfest last Saturday, March 10th in and along the clear Fork of the Trinity River near the ACME Brick Headquarters. From beginners to people with expert fly fishing skills, TRWD Flyfest delivered a day full of family-friendly fun for everyone.  […]

Unplug at TRWD Parks and Trails This Weekend

March 9th, 2018|Cycling, Eagle Mountain, General, Geocaching, Hiking, News, Recreation, Trinity River & Trinity Trails, Trinity Trails App, Walking & Jogging|

We love technology, and know you do, too. Duh, you are reading this blog. But every now and then it’s nice to unplug and “recharge” something besides our phones and laptops. In recognition of National Day of Unplugging here are things to enjoy in Fort Worth away from screens and keyboards.

TRWD Flyfest – March 10, […]

2018 Eagle Mountain Cleanup

March 7th, 2018|Eagle Mountain, General, News, Recreation, Water Quality|

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE CLEANUP

The Eagle Mountain Cleanup is less than a month away now, and we’re very excited to host our dedicated community members once again.

This year marks the 26th annual cleanup where you will be able to see how a wide range of people from different backgrounds come together […]

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