Eagle Mountain Lake
|Eagle Mountain Lake|
|Location||Tarrant / Wise counties, North Texas|
|Primary outflows||Lake Worth (Texas)|
|Basin countries||United States|
|Surface area||8,694 acres|
|Water volume||179,880 acre-feet|
|Surface elevation||649 ft|
|Settlements||Fort Worth, Azle, Pelican Bay, Newark|
In 1965, the Tarrant Regional Water District voters approved a bond issue to allow the District to install improved controlled spillways.
Eagle Mountain Lake is used for boating, fishing and water sports such as wake boarding, water skiing, and kayaking. The reservoir area also has picnic areas, walking trails, campgrounds, and restaurants.
Eagle Mountain Marina is a service facility featuring wet slips, dry slips, trailer storage, a stocked ship store, gas dock, and 24-hour security. The Eagle Mountain Marina also includes boat rentals.
- Texas Parks and Wildlife - Eagle Mountain Lake
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Eagle Mountain Lake
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