Practice social distancing even when outdoors.

Please follow guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Check the status of the location you're planning to fish.

Some fishing access points are closed. As always, a valid fishing license is required and you must follow Texas fishing regulations, which can be found in the Outdoor Annual.

See list of temporary closures and operations adjustments.

TPWD District Fisheries Office

409 Chester Avenue
Wichita Falls, Texas 76301
(940) 766-2383
Robert Mauk, Biologist

About the Area

Nearby State Parks


Diversion Lake


As of February 1, 2017, this lake is closed to public recreation.

small outline of lake
No Public Access
Lake Characteristics

Location: 30 miles from Wichita Falls on the Archer/Baylor county line
Surface area: 3,133 acres
Maximum depth: 35 feet
Impounded: 1924

Reservoir Controlling Authority

City of Wichita Falls
1300 7th Street
Wichita Falls, Texas 76307
(940) 761-7477