Boat Launch Facilities and Marinas at Lake Amistad - Del Rio Texas
Ramps Around Lake Amistad
Lake Amistad Boating and Fishing Access
Lake Amistad is one of the premier boating destinations in Texas. It is an impressive body of water with nearly 800 miles of shore lline just outside of Del Rio Texas on the Texas / Mexico border and is home to huge large mouth bass and national level fishing tournaments every year. The reservoir is well known throughout the country If you like to fish for bass you have heard of Amistad and the stories of giant fish. So if you are thinking of taking a trip down to the Lone Star state to fish at Lake Amistad these are a few of the places that should be on your agenda for places that you can launch your boat and catch big fish. The lake consists of 4 main large arms and each are dotted with coves home to fish that thrive in this warm weather part of the country.
There are boat launching facilities in several of the arms around the lake with Diablo East being one of the more prominent locations for larger events and South Winds having a well developed facility right near town. Some of the ramps at Lake Amistad such as Spur 406 are dirt ramps so be prepared especially during times of low water that you may be launching your boat just off a dirt road and not a built out ramp.
Other species of fish exist in the lake as well so if your taking the whole family for a fishing vacation consider bringing the gear for catfish, crappie, trout, and wall eye as they are all in the lake. Make sure that you have a Texas state fishing license and drop in at any of the following boat ramps and have a great time fishing and boating at Lake Amistad.
Boat Ramps and Facilities
The Laughlin AFB Outdoor Recreation Area boat ramp, named Southwinds Marina - Full service facilities and paved ramp open all year long.
Located at the north end of the US 277 Bridge Concrete ramp east side of campground
Located on the south side of US 277 on the east side of the lake
From US 90 turn onto Spur 406 going Southeast and follow to the end of the road.
Four Lane Paved boat ramp. From Del Rio take US 90 West and he exit will be before the bridge across the lake.
Located appox. 6 miles West of Del Rio on 90. Fishing pier is available and concrete ramp depending upon lake levels.
There is camping facilities along with the boat launch ramp.