Park Alerts…

Park Alert

Park Alerts…

If you plan to visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

Interior District alerts

Sept. 23, 2020:

  • The main road into the Sauceda Ranger Station is only accessible via a 4x4 high clearance vehicle. Roads may become impassable with more rain. Please use extreme caution if you are traveling to the interior of the park.
  • Due to recent rains, unpaved roads are passable but in poor condition. Drive very slowly and have a high clearance vehicle. We are working on improving road conditions, but It is our rainy season and more rain is expected.
  • 4WD roads and backcountry areas are closed.

The interior areas of the park will be closed on the following dates:

  • From 6 p.m. on Oct. 11 until 8 a.m. on Oct. 16, 2020
  • From 6 p.m. on Oct. 18 until 8 a.m. on Oct. 23, 2020
  • From 6 p.m. on Nov. 29 until 8 a.m. on Dec. 4, 2020
  • From 6 p.m. on Dec. 6 until 8 a.m. on Dec.11, 2020
  • From 6 p.m. on Jan. 3 until 8 a.m. on Jan. 7, 2021

Sites and trails on the river corridor will be open during these times. .

River District alerts

  • Along FM 170, expect arroyos to be flash flooding and expect hidden debris and large rocks in the roadway. TxDOT is currently working to clear these trouble areas. Please travel slowly and expect delays. Turn around if you experience dangerous conditions.
  • Barton Warnock Visitor Center exhibits are closed

Fort Leaton open

The rooms of the Fort are open for touring, but exhibits are closed.