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Great outdoor activities.

A large lake that offers fishing, boating, swimming, picnicking and camping. The lake is big enough... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rick H
Huachuca City, Arizona
nice parks with stunning views

I live close to the lake and have been on it many times. I had a great time exploring in a boat... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
John S
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On the Leon River in Bell and Coryell counties, Belton, TX
+1 254-939-2461
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A large lake that offers fishing, boating, swimming, picnicking and camping. The lake is big enough for skiing and power boats but also has small coves for quiet bank fishing. Many marinas and restaurants are in the area. The water is clean and most beaches...More

Thank Rick H
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Travelled around Belton Lake and found almost no access to the lake from shore. Having both a Seniors Lifetime Pass and a Corp of Engineers Texas Parks Pass we entered a park area only to be told it was for boat launching only and no...More

Thank Chanhans
Reviewed August 8, 2018

I live close to the lake and have been on it many times. I had a great time exploring in a boat. There are many parks along the shores of the lake.

Thank John S
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Parks, ramps, picnic areas and docks all keep in good condition. Fishing or water sports all great on this medium sized Corp lake. The most scenic shoreline in Texas. Few beach areas, however.

Thank John M
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

The fishing trip we did was a highlight of our trip. We used hold the line fishing service/ bob maindelle and he was great and worth every cent. Caught over 100 fish the two of us! Beautiful lake and area

Thank GriswoldsNj
Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful place, with breathtaking views. There’s a pull over place by the Dam where you can stop and take pictures.. There is a Huge Park for picnicking and boating.. One if the prettiest places in the county..

Thank Itsmekcr
Reviewed October 22, 2017

My husband and I went to Belton Lake on a Saturday afternoon in October. The lake was beautiful. Many of the parks are closed after October 1 for the winter so that was a disappointment.

Thank M J
Reviewed August 8, 2017

We usually went to BLORA to enjoy our free time. This used to be a beautiful place to put your RV and fish. However for almost 2 years now the RV sites by the lake have been closed. Each time we asked about the progress...More

3  Thank SylviaR607
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Numerous parks, very reasonable camping, and awesome boating fun!! Spend the day, spend the week! Belton Lake is a blast!

Thank jean k
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Lake Belton is a Great Lake to explore by kayak. Not to say you can't use your ski boat or fishing rig, rather I'm trying to say there are great areas to see under your own power. The lake is in a river bed which...More

1  Thank Raymond M
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July 23, 2018|
Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but if you have a license to carry would say yes. May be restricted on Corp parks?