Black Butte Lake installs self-pay fee machines

Published Aug. 11, 2017

As of August 10, self-pay fee machines were installed at the Eagle Pass Recreation Area at Black Butte Lake. This park is managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). 

The new self-pay machines allow visitors to pay day-use fees using credit cards and cash. The machines will issue visitors a receipt to be placed on the vehicle dash as proof of payment. Day-use fees are $5 per vehicle. 

The Eagle Pass Recreation Area is open year-round.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is one of the nation’s leading federal providers of outdoor recreation with more than 400 lake and river projects in 43 states. Our recreation program provides quality outdoor public recreation experiences to serve the needs of present and future generations and contributes to the quality of American life, while managing and conserving natural resources consistent with ecosystem management principles.

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J. Paul Bruton

Release no. 17-020