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About the City ParkRichard Simpson Park is located in Arlington, Texas (Tarrant County), on 2,275-acre Lake Arlington. The park features an eight-land boat ramp and opportunities for boating, fishing, birding, nature study, water sports and wildlife viewing.
- Lake Arlington Current Water Level - U.S. Geologic Survey (USGS)
LocationLocated west of Arlington, Texas, in Tarrant County. Take Interstate Highway 20 (I-20) south of Arlington to Green Oaks Blvd north, then proceed to Arkansas Lane. Take Arkansas Lane west to the park.
The nearest major Texas cities are: Abilene, Austin, Dallas
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Coordinates for GPS Users:32.711944° Latitude -97.2° Longitude (WGS84/NAD83; decimal degrees)
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HoursOpen 7 days a week year-round.
FeesA lake access fee is charged per day -- $5 per person. Annual permits are available for purchase.
There is no entrance fee for the park.
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Official Contact InformationThe City Park is managed by the City of Arlington.
Richard Simpson Park - Lake Arlington
6300 West Arkansas Lane
Arlington, TX 76016