Belton Lake, TX

Belton Lake Fishing

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Lake Belton is a popular lake for hybrid striped bass, and can also be a good largemouth bass lake at certain times of the year. There is a floating fishing dock with room for 50 fishermen on the side deck and 100 fishermen on the outside deck. It is open year round and heated during winter months. ... continue

Belton Lake Boating

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PUBLIC BOATRAMPS AT BELTON LAKE Sparta Valley - This park has a two lane concrete boatramp with free 24 hour access. Westcliff Park - This park has a two lane concrete boatramp and is open from 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM daily. Belton Park - ... continue

Belton Lake Camping

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Live Oak Ridge Park - This park offers campsites for RV and tent camping with water and electric hook-ups at each site. Contract Gate Attendants reside within the park to assist the visitors. As you can see from the photograph below, this park has an abundance of live oak trees that provide s... continue

Belton Lake Hunting

Belton Lake Hunting
Designated public lands at Belton and Stillhouse Hollow Lakes are open for free public hunting. These areas are shown on the lake maps as Wildlife Management Areas. Hunters must observe all Federal and State hunting laws and regulations that apply to these public lands with regards to hunting licens... continue

About Belton Lake

Belton Lake, Texas
The 12,300 acre lake is operated by the Corps of Engineers which maintains 11 parks with boat ramps, picnicking, camping, and bank access for fishing. Belton Lake is located adjacent to the Fort Hood Army Base, which has several points of interest for the military buff. Historical sites include the old "Charter Oak" on the Leon River, near the City of Belton, and the Stage Coach Inn in nearby Salado. Tour Miller Springs Nature Area located below Belton Dam. The nature area includes a hiking trail along the Leon River, a restored historic bridge, and several wildlife-viewing points. The mural painted on the spillway wall of Belton Dam depicts the history of the Bell County area. Three marinas offer basic supplies and fuel. An entrance fee is charged at most parks. Courtesy docks are provided at boat ramps.

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