Lake Palo Pinto

Palo Pinto Creek Reservoir lies in Palo Pinto County, 79 miles west of Fort Worth, in north central Texas. It covers a surface area of 2,661 acres with a maximum depth of 47 feet. Palo Pinto Municipal Water District owns Palo Pinto Creek Reservoir No. 1, and the City of Mineral Wells operates it for municipal, industrial, and recreational purposes. Palo Pinto Creek Reservoir is approximately 15 miles west Mineral Wells, Texas. Its geography is broken, hilly, and wooded in parts with sandy, gray, and black soils. This lake is sparsely inhabited with a few tiny communities around its shores. Palo Pinto Creek Reservoir's southern arm is large with open waters, and it has a northern arm and an eastern arm. Palo Pinto Creek, a tributary of the Brazos River, feeds Palo Pinto Creek Reservoir.  More Lake Information

Lake Palo Pinto Camping

Spanish Oaks Campground

Spanish Oaks Campground has 21 sites and eight people are allowed per site. There are 20/30/50-amp electricity, water hookup, restroom with showers, picnic table, waist-high grill, and fire ring grill. The...

North D & D Camping

North D & D Camping is located on FM 2951, on the north side of road 1-1/3 miles after the junction with Park Road 36. There are 75 campsites. Camping is $10 per night for each camp spot. There are no day...

BRA Area #1 Camping Ground

BRA Area #1 offers free camping all year. This is a modest but pleasant camping spot. This is an attractive option if you want to camp, and some of the other locations are full. In BRA Area #1, there are just...

Chaparral Trail Campground

Chaparral Trail Campground has 53 sites, and eight people are allowed in the sites. Some places have their water supply, while others share. The Lakeview and Chaparral Trail camping areas have these spots....

Country Living Retreat

Country Living Retreat, located in Mineral Wells, Texas, offers pull-through 30/50 amp water and sewer sites as well as cabins for those looking for something a little different. To name a few, there are...

Lake Palo Pinto Marinas

Bluff Creek Marina

Bluff Creek Marina is located in Strawn, TX. The full-service public marina offers the best water recreational opportunities and is conveniently located in the cove's prime location for the area's most...

The Cliffs Marina

The Cliffs is a full-service hotel. Possum Kingdom Lake is easily accessible to marina owners and registered guests. Boaters can get fuel, ice, and other lake supplies at the ship store. Leasing of wet slips...

PK Patterson - Harbor Marina

PK Patterson - Harbor Marina is located in Graford, TX, with 50', 40', and 30' slips. Many services like pump-out service, fuel gas, trailer storage, and 1-hour boat maintenance. For more information and...

Lake Palo Pinto What To Do

The Market At 76067

The Market At 76067 provides a diverse range of over 100 various vendors. They offer home décor, gifts, men's accessories, jewelry, bath & body, women's apparel, custom oil & vinegar, fresh produce,...

Old Jail Museum Complex

Old Jail Museum Complex is open to the public that preserves the local history of the Old Jail Museum. Not just that jail, but also all the historical buildings here in Palo Pinto, TX. All the staff is...

Mountaineer Lanes

Mountaineer Lanes is located on Floor 1 Brazos Shopping Center. This is a good place to play bowling. Not just bowling, they also have a pool table, air hockey, and video games. They also have a restaurant for...

Happy Days Diner

A modest cafe with 50s decor and homemade ice cream in Mineral Wells, Texas. The menu features a wide selection of meals such as fresh Angus hamburgers, chicken wraps, salads, BLTs, and much more, including...

The Cliffs Resort Golf Course

The Cliffs Resort Golf Course is located in the beautiful lake in Graford, TX. It has 18-hole championship golf course with a great layout. There is also a swimming pool, RV camping, spa, fitness center, and...

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Lake Palo Pinto Current Weather Alerts

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Lake Palo Pinto Weather Forecast



Hi: 91

Friday Night


Lo: 62



Hi: 101

Saturday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 73



Hi: 103

Sunday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 73



Hi: 101

Monday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 73

Lake Palo Pinto Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 5/6: 865.82 (-1.18)