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

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....

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,...

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...

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...

Screen Shelter Camping Area - Lake Mineral Wells State Park

Screen Shelter Camping Area is located in Lake Mineral Wells State Park that offers 15 sites, and only eight people per site are allowed. Tents are permitted outside the shelters. Inclusions are water,...

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...

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...

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...

Lake Palo Pinto What To Do

Brazos Cinema

Brazos Cinema offers 3 screen indoor movie theater and brings new and finest movies of all times. Also, it has a pleasant environment and an affordable prices. This is a great place to watch movies with your...

The Deer Lease

The Deer Lease is a small town bar located in Mingus, TX. It offers cold beers, vodka, pool tables, and karaoke nights at 7 pm. All beers are at affordable prices. The place is lively and friendly.

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...

BJ's Restaurant & Bar

This family-friendly restaurant and sports bar has been offering freshly made-to-order pizzas. Every day, they make their own dough. Wings, salads, subs, and the coldest beer in town are also available. The...

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Lake Palo Pinto Weather Forecast


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 67

Tuesday Night


Lo: 35


Patchy Fog

Hi: 65

Wednesday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 43


Partly Sunny

Hi: 78

Thursday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 59


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 85

Friday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 54

Lake Palo Pinto Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 12/20: 866.64 (-0.36)