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

Willow Beach RV Park & Marina

Willow Beach RV Park & Marina is located in Graford, TX. Water and 50-amp power hookups are available at the RV park. There is a restroom, shower, and swim beach. Willow Beach RV Park is a fantastic place...

Texas Star RV Resort

Texas Star RV Resort is a rustic Western RV park. There are 57 Full Hookup Sites with 20, 30, and 50 amps, four private restrooms and showers, playground, swimming pool, free WIFI, and pull-thru sites. This is...

Lake Palo Pinto RV Park

Waterfront campsites on beautiful Lake Palo Pinto It's 5 O'clock somewhere! Make happy hour's happy again, at this rustic lakefront campground surrounded by nature and tranquility. Swim at our beach...

Cactus Rose RV Park

Cactus Rose RV Park, located in Mingus, Texas. There are 18 full hookup sites with laundry facilities, free WiFI, restrooms with showers, and a lagoon-style pool. With the ready assistance of our onsite staff,...

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...

Lake Palo Pinto What To Do

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...

Nita Beer

Nita Beer is located in Mineral Wells, TX. It offers cold beers, pool tables for fun, and darts. The place is small but has great staff and people. The ambiance is lively and fun.

Bonitaville Restaurant

Great cuisine, great service, and cold beer await you at "All You Can Eat Catfish." Come in for lunch or supper and take in the view of the lake from the inside or on the patio. The staff is kind and...

Holiday Hills Golf Course

Holiday Hills Golf Course isa beautiful course located in Mineral Wells, TX. Crossing 6,169 yards of golf from the elongated tees for a par of 71, a course rating of 69 and a slope of 123. It structures the...

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Lake Palo Pinto Current Weather Alerts

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Lake Palo Pinto Weather Forecast



Hi: 55

Sunday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 36

Presidents Day


Hi: 72

Monday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 45


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 82

Tuesday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 53


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 85

Wednesday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 60

Lake Palo Pinto Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 2/18: 857.48 (-9.52)