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Lockhart State Park

Things to Do

Activities include swimming in the park pool, picnicking, camping, fishing, hiking, nature study, and a nine-hole golf course (the only staff-operated course in the Texas State Park System). The park has a 75-person capacity Group Recreation Hall with a kitchen that can be reserved for group use. Take a virtual tour with our Interactive Trails Map. We loan fishing equipment for use in the park.

Equipment Rentals

  • Electric Carts:  9 Holes - $11; 18 Holes - $16
  • Golf Club Rental -  $7
  • Golf Club Pull Cart Rental - $3

Ranger Programs

Get more information on the Civilian Conservation Corps, which helped develop this park and numerous others over 70 years ago, by visiting our CCC page that includes the interactive online exhibits and education resource, “The Look of Nature: Designing Texas State Parks During the Great Depression” and “A New Deal for Texas Parks."

Area Attractions

Nearby attractions include Palmetto State ParkBastrop State ParkBuescher State Park and Monument Hill/Kreische Brewery State Historic Sites. Locally, the Emanuel Episcopal Church in Lockhart is one of the oldest Protestant churches in continuous use in Texas. The Lockhart Chamber of Commerce can help you with additional items of interest. 

2012 State Park Road
Lockhart, TX 78644-9716

Latitude: 29.855409

Longitude: -97.697742

(512) 398-3479

Make reservations online

Reserve by phone: (512) 389-8900

Entrance Fees
  • Adult: $3 Daily
  • Child 12 Years and Under: Free

Open daily.
Gate is not locked.

Swimming Pool Hours:

Pool is closed.

Pool season is Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Busy Season

Spring and summer


January average low is 44 degrees. July average high is 93 degrees. Average rainfall is 42.2 inches.

National Weather Service forecast for this area

388 to 705 feet

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