Belton Lake Information

Conveniently located in beautiful Central Texas, Belton Lake is a quick drive west from Temple, Texas, or north from Belton, Texas.

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About Belton Lake

  • Completed in 1954View of Belton Lake
  • Located on the Leon River in Bell County and Coryell County
  • Approximately 8 miles west of Temple, Texas and 3 miles north of Belton, Texas
  • Maximum depth of 124 feet
  • 136 miles of shoreline

Fishing Belton Lake

  • Popular for hybrid striped bass
  • Largemouth bass
  • Smallmouth bass
  • White bass
  • Striped bass
  • Channel catfish
  • Yellow catfish
  • Blue catfish
  • Crappie
  • BluegillView of Belton Lake
  • Sunfish


Belton Lake is surrounded by many high bluffs creating many calm water areas, even on windy days. Come and enjoy a great lake for water skiing or wake boarding.

Cedar Ridge Park Information

Cedar Ridge Park has a camping area located on the ridge above the lake with water and electricity. The park has a group shelter that is great for gathering. Cedar Ridge Park has restrooms with showers and a swimming beach. Click here for more information.

Area attractions



3681 Cedar Ridge Park Rd · Temple, Texas 76502 · 254-986-2466