Marine Creek

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Marine Creek Lake is calm, accessible and ideal for swimming, kayaking, kite surfing, triathlon training, rowing, canoeing, sailing and fishing.


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Fishing on Marine Creek Lake

Marine Creek Lake provides a great urban fishing opportunity in Fort Worth. The lake is regularly stocked with Largemouth Bass, Spotted Bass, Channel Catfish, White Crappie and Sunfish.

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Largemouth bass   yes 
Spotted bass   yes 
Catfish  yes  
Crappie   yes 
Sunfish   yes 

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Popular Activities at Marine Creek Lake

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Marine Creek Lake Rules

  • Activity upon this lake is governed by the General Ordinance of the Tarrant Regional Water District, in addition to all applicable state and federal regulations pertaining to inland waterways.
  • Marine Creek Lake is a NO WAKE lake; no watercraft may operate in a manner and speed so as to cause waves from the watercraft to crest.


Fort Worth Rowing Club

The Fort Worth Rowing Club is a non-profit club that practices, competes, hosts events and teaches intro to rowing courses. They currently operate at Marine Creek Lake in Fort Worth.

Want to Host an Event?

The Trinity Trails are a great place to host charity walks, 5Ks, adventure runs, triathlons and more. Interested in hosting an event? A special operating permit is required for any commercial activity or event on TRWD property.

Marine Creek Lake

Marine Creek Lake is a 250-acre no wake lake which makes it calm, accessible and ideal for swimming, kayaking, kite surfing, triathlon training, rowing, canoeing, sailing and fishing. The fully-loaded trailhead on the east side of the lake features a dock for canoes and kayaks, parking for boat trailers for anglers convenience plus restrooms, misters and water fountains.

Lake Location

Boat ramp & parking are located at:

2700 NW Loop 820

Fort Worth, TX 76179

Lake Hours

Marine Creek Lake is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

When accessing the water after dark, all watercraft must follow rules regarding proper lighting as outlined in the TRWD General Ordinance & TX Safe Boating Act.

Lake Contacts

For Non-Emergency:

(817) 444-3221

In Case of Emergency:


Maintenance & Operations:

(817) 237-8585