Park Rules and Regulations

Water Safety

Swimming, boating, skiing, and all other activities are done at the visitor's sole risk. In case of emergency, notify park headquarters immediately.

Please be aware of submerged stumps and logs in the lake and additional Guadalupe River laws.

Visitors are expected to observe all usual land and water safety precautions and rules.

Please be aware of dangerous currents and steep drop offs around and downstream of the H-5 dam.

Watercraft shall not operate within 200 feet of the H-5 dam.

Please observe the "NO WAKE" zone around the boat dock and canal.

Violation of any regulation, or conduct which interferes with the enjoyment of other visitors, will not be tolerated and may result in removal of the offending parties from the park.

Camping and Picnicking

ALL VEHICLES ENTERING THE PARK MUST PURCHASE A PERMIT. A night deposit box and instructions are located at the front of the office. Speed limits on park roads are 10 mph. All motor vehicles must operate on designated roads. Off-road vehicles and golf carts are not allowed within the park. No vehicles may drive down the river banks.

There is a maximum limit of (8) people per campsite and two (2) camping units per campsite, except for RV's, Trailers, and Pop-Ups. There is a two (2) night minimum on Holiday reservations. No vehicles are allowed on or around the H-5 Dam Levee.

Persons under 18 years of age desiring to camp overnight must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian or be supervised by a responsible adult.

Quiet hours are between 10:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m. and unnecessary noise or activities are prohibited to allow campers a good nights rest. No music is allowed after 10:00 p.m. Please use common courtesy.

GROUND FIRES ARE NOT ALLOWED! Fires are allowed only in furnished grills and pits.

The boat ramp is open 24 hours a day (Please remember quiet hours must be observed).

Picnicking, visiting, and driving through are available only between 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m.

NO PETS ARE ALLOWED unless they are on a leash or confined in a vehicle.

NO GLASS CONTAINERS are allowed in the park.

To preserve and protect park vegetation and animals and their habitat, the recreational use of firearms, archery equipment, paint ball guns, air guns, or fireworks are prohibited.

© 1998 Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority