El Dorado State Park
State Park Office Hours
The El Dorado State Park Office is open, 8:00 am - 4:30pm Monday through Friday. Boat registrations close 30 minutes prior to the closing time each day. Park permits are always available at the self pay stations near the entrances to the Parks.
Bluestem Point - All off and winterized.
Boulder Bluff - All off and winterized.
Shady Creek - All Utilities On for the Camping Season. lities On for the Camping Season.
Walnut River -All Utilities On for the Camping Season.
- Pool elevation is 1336.65 feet on Monday 20Apr15 Time: 0900 hours.
- At this elevation the total amount of water stored in El Dorado Lake is 140994 acre-feet.
- Reservoir release is 7 cubic feet per second on Monday 20Apr15 Time: 0900 hours.
- Conservation pool is 88.89% full.
- Conservation storage filled is 137633 acre-feet which is equivalent to 11.03 inches of runoff over the entire drainage basin.
- Conservation storage empty is 17195 acre-feet which is equivalent to 1.38 inches of runoff over the entire drainage basin.
2014 Park permits and licenses are available at all KDWPT Park Offices throughout the state. Permits at El Dorado State Park are also available to purchase from Camp Hosts, Gate Hosts, and all self pay stations. 2015 Licenses will be available to purchase at the Park Office, Shady Creek Gate, and Walnut River Gate starting December 15!
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Long Term Camping Facilities
Long term camping is available in the Frontier Refinery (Walnut River Campground Area #2) . Please see the camp host or the Park Office to make long term camping arrangements. Long Term Camping (30 day) monthly rate = $434.50, which includes water, electric & sewer. (User must also possess an Annual Camp permit).