East Burns Run Campground - Lake Texoma

East Burns Run Campground

East Burns Run Campground
East Burns Run Campground
Business Address : 525 East Burns Road
City: Cartwright
State: Oklahoma
Zip Code: 74731
Phone : 580-965-4660

East Burns Run Campground is a Corps of Engineers operated facility

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Tulsa District will begin a phased reopening of USACE recreation areas that were closed due to COVID-19

This campground is scheduled to open May 20, 2020

Day use areas, group shelters, swim beaches and all common use area openings will be based on local health conditions All visitors should call the lake office for information on specific recreation openings (https://www.swt.usace.army.mil/Contact/Contact-a-Lake/). Campers who have campground reservations beginning May 15-20 at our facilities that are opening will be contacted by the local lake office for a partial or full refund. Campers will be able to make reservations immediately for new reservations that begin May 20, 2020 or after. At this time, first come first serve campsites are not available and all Campground reservations and fees must be made in advance at www.recreation.gov Social distancing and other restrictions required by local, state and federal authorities to include the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) will be in place. Current guidance provided by the CDC can be found here: CDC Parks, Sports, Recreation. If these restrictions cannot be followed recreation areas could be forced to close again. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

*Boat Ramp Open

Open April 1st – Sept 30th

East Burns Run Campground is located near Cartwright, Oklahoma,  on Lake Texoma’s Oklahoma’s Cross Timbers Region.  A large day-use group picnic shelter with electricity and playground is available – a favorite setting for family reunions, corporate retreats and weddings.

When the Denison Dam was completed in 1944, Burns Run was considered the premier location for tourism development. It is still one of the most popular campsites on Lake Texoma

East Burns Run has 53 campsites, 44 of which have electrical and water hookups. Other amenities include flush and vault toilets, showers and drinking water. A dump station, two boat ramps, a dock, playground, swimming area and beach are located on-site. Restaurants and stores are available about ½ mile from the campground. Entrance gates are open from 6 am to 10 pm.

Changes to campsite numbering: Numbers for some campsites in this park have changed for the upcoming 2015 camping season. Please check the park map to verify the campsite you wish to make a reservation for is correct.


Camping |  53 campsites | 50 Full Hookup | 50 electric Hook-ups | Water Hook-up | Sewer Hook-up | Pets Allowed (Domestic} | Day Use | Picnic Area | boat Ramp | showers | Playground | Large group picnic shelter with electric | beach
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Off Season Camping Information
October 1, 2016 through March 31, 2017: Reduced camping will be available on a first-come, first-served basis (no reservations are accepted). Shower and bathroom facilities will not be open and individual water hookups will only be available through October 31, 2016; after this date campers will need to fill fresh water tanks from the frost free hydrant located near entrance of park. Gate attendants will not be on duty; therefore, camping fees should be paid at the honor vault station. Camping fees will be reduced and are posted at the vault station. Please contact the Lake Texoma Project office at (903) 465-4990 x 0 for additional information.
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