Little Elm Park is located on Lake Lewisville in Little Elm and offers a variety of opportunities for outdoor recreation such as swimming, sunbathing, picnicking, boating, fishing, hiking, biking, and camping.
Location and Access
Little Elm Park is located at 701 W. Eldorado Parkway in Little Elm, Texas, and is open from 10 a. m. to 9 p. m. on weekdays and from 10 a. m. to 10 p. m. on weekends. There is plenty of free parking. On weekends, however, the entry fee is $10 per vehicle. They accept cash as well as credit cards. You can purchase seasonal parking passes for residents or non-residents at the Little Elm Recreation Center, 303 Main Street.
You can bring a leashed dog to Little Elm Park but not to the beach. Nevertheless, there is plenty of water access for pets further down, so you can take your furry companion there.
Little Elm Park has an artificial sandy beach, which offers safe swimming in a dedicated area where boats are not allowed. There are no lifeguards on duty, but they provide free life jackets. The swimming area is roped off. The sand is soft and clean, good for building castles. Bring your towels, beach chairs, umbrellas, coolers, floaties, plenty of sunscreen – and enjoy a beach holiday!
Facilities and Amenities
Little Elm Park also provides a boat ramp, sand volleyball court, and softball fields. There are clean and well-maintained public restrooms throughout the parking area. If you bring food, you can have a picnic in one of the covered picnic areas with tables. There are also fire pits you can use. If you travel with kids, they’ll be happy to visit the park’s playground.
There are hiking trails running through the woods with occasional views of the lake, which are good for strolling, jogging, and biking. Fishing is allowed, so it’s another good option to pass the time if you bring a fishing rod. There are also designated areas for camping where you can put up a tent.
5 minutes from Little Elm, TX
50 minutes from Dallas, TX
1 hour from Fort Worth, TX
Additionally, there's a number of beaches near Little Elm Beach which you can visit: