The Army Corps of Engineers is the steward of the lands and waters at Corps water resources projects. It's Natural Resources Management mission is to manage and conserve those natural resources, consistent with the ecosystem management principles, while providing quality public outdoor recreation experiences to serve the needs of present and future generations. This site is your gateway to recreation opportunities at Corps lands and waters. Welcome to the Corps Lakes Gateway and please be sure to see our National Recreation Strategy!
Corps Lakes on Your Phone!
Get all Corps Lakes information while on the go
Happenings Around the Lake....
Recreation.Gov - Stories About our Lakes
Somerville Lake in East-Central Texas - Visit Somerville
10 Lakes that May Surprise You - Visit
Bartram Trail at Thurmond Lake in Georgia and South Carolina - Visit J. Strom Thurmond
National Safe Boating Week: Wear a life jacket for those who love you during National Safe Boating Week, May 17 to May 23 and throughout the year - Visit
What Visitors Are Saying....
Dardanelle Lake - "quiet, peaceful, enough room between sites, and good pad design at campsite (level and room for 2 vehicles)"
Corps Lakes & Google Earth!
Click here to view Corps Lakes via Google Earth
You must have Google Earth installed to use
NOTE: This file will appear in your "Places" window in Google Earth as "NET_Rec_Project_011108" under the Temporary folder, you can move it into "My Places" folder and open it directly in Google Earth later. For returning users, please remove any older Rec_Project files that you have previously saved in your "Places" window.
USACE Recreation Brochure - Enjoy Your National Lakes and Rivers
Recreational opportunities with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers!
View Brochure by State
Corps Lakes Photo album
Click on the photo album to view the Corps Album.
View the new designed Recreation.gov site!
Corps Lakes E-Card System!
Click on the postcard to create your own electronic postcard!