Below are park updates that are helpful to know before your visit.
For current campground openings, please look at the campground schedule. Some restrooms in the park are subject to seasonal closures. The reservation system is in effect for individual sites at The Point Upper Loop and Buckhorn Loop C and can be made at recreation.gov .
Lake of the Arbuckles
Platt Historic District Alcohol Closure
Cold Springs Campground and the swimming and picnic areas east of U.S. 177 and along Travertine Creek are closed to Open Containers of Alcohol by the authority of the Superintendent's Compendium (36 CFR §1.5). This closure is in effect from May 1 through September 30 each year.
Last updated: May 26, 2019