TPWD management notes per John Tipps, "Belton is currently managed for a quality black bass fishery, including arguably the best smallmouth bass fishery currently in Texas. It also has an excellent hybrid striped bass and white bass population. Anglers also do well fishing for white crappie, and all three species of catfish. "... Log in for full details...
Getting there: From USACE:
Belton/Stillhouse Hollow Lake Office: From IH-35, take US 190 , West, 2 miles to FM 1670. Turn left and proceed 2 miles. The office is located on the right adjacent to the Stillhouse Hollow dam. Address: 3740 FM 1670, Belton TX 76513. 254/939-2461
Westcliff Park: From IH-35, take 6th Ave, then proceed West, 2 miles, to Main Street (SH317). Go North, on Main, 3 miles to FM 439 and then West on 439, 6 miles to Sparta Road. Proceed North on Sparta Road for 1 Mile. Turn Right on Westcliff Park road for 1 mile to the park entrance. Address: 4200 Westcliff Road, Belton, TX 76513. 254/939-9828
Live Oak Ridge Park: From IH-35, take FM2305( AKA W. Adams Ave.), West. 9 miles to FM 2271. Turn Left on FM 2271, 2 miles to the park entrance, adjacent to the Belton dam and spillway. Address: 2000 FM 2271, Belton, TX 76513. 254/780-1738
Cedar Ridge Park: From IH-35, Take SH53/36, West, 5 miles to Cedar Ridge Park Road. Turn Left on Cedar Ridge Park Road and it is 2 miles to the park en