Welcome to Highview Marina

 Welcome to Highview Marina! We are here for you and you’ll be glad we are. We have what you need to make your time at the lake the most enjoyable for you, your family and friends.


Highview Marina LLC
262 HighView
Ennis, Texas 75119
(972) 646-5330

Check the “service” link for info on boat slips, boat rentals, the marina store, and fishing right at the dock!

Valid Texas Fishing License Required to Fish on the Marina.
Children 12 and under are required to wear a life jacket.

Fishing for Adults: $5
Fishing for Children 6-12: $2.50
Fishing for Children 5 & Under: FREE

Active Duty Military is ALWAYS FREE
Birthdays – ALWAYS FREE

For Lake Bardwell’s Water Level and Lake Records Please Visit Our Links Page.

HighView Marina is a private business inside the Army Corps of Engineers park.  For camping questions or reservations, please call 1-877-444-6777.  Refer to the Army Corps or Engineers web site for Lake Bardwell www.swf-wc.usac.army.mil/bardwell for all other questions.

HighView Marina is a “family friendly” business, so we ask that our customers conduct themselves in a “family friendly” manner.

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Oh, you meant feed the duck?

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My first Crappie



News & Updates

June 12, 2013

June 6, 2013 Fishing Report

We’ve been blessed with more rain, 2 or 3 times since the last fishing report.  It has been raining again today, early this morning and is lightly raining now, this afternoon. Crappie fishermen had a little ...

May 30, 2013 Fishing Report

Tomorrow is the end of May!  Although I haven’t been very ardent in my fishing the last couple of weeks, I have still been catching occasional good keepers.  We are talking crappie here, (good ...

May 24, 2013 Fishing Report

This weekend is Memorial Day weekend; Memorial Day celebrated on Monday by almost all Federal Offices, Banks and many other companies.  On this occasion let’s not forget the reason for the holiday.  Do something ...

May 17, 2013 Fishing Report

Some people are still catching good crappie at the marina.  The big fish on the tournament is still holding with 2.02 lbs.  The reports of other fishermen seem to reflect the same results as I have ...

May 9, 2013 Fishing Report

This past week has been somewhat slower for catching keeper crappie.  The better stringers may only have 5 crappie on them.  Along with many smaller crappie, there was some sand bass caught, although not many.  The ...

May 2, 2013 Fishing Report

Today dawned with another possible record cool-down northern pushing in during the night.  The number of fishermen on the marina also reflects the weather change.  Only a handful of fishermen are out today, but one ...

April 26, 2013 Fishing Report

Since I have been away for a little over a week, this report is a brief glimpse of the fishing at HighView Marina. When I tried fishing a short while this afternoon, I had a ...

April 18, 2013 Fishing Report

We have rain again this morning.  Praise God!  A lot of fish have been caught this past week.  There have been more “throw backs” than some fisherman think the “Lord allows”.  It has been the ...

April 12, 2012 Fishing Report

Thursday morning dawned with some lingering showers that woke me with some thunder and raindrops on the roof.  This was expected by the weathermen that I listen to.  We could still use a big more ...

April 4, 2013 Fishing Report

The weather has been variable at best!  Just like always in Texas.  “If you don’t like the weather, just wait 5 minutes”. Since last week there have been a couple of almost cold days with ...

Hours of Operation:

(subject to change depending on season and mother nature)
  • Monday-Saturday: 7am-7pm
  • Sunday: 7am-3pm. You may fish until 10pm as long as you pay before we close
Angler Recognition Program sign

Weigh Station

Highview Marina is listed with Texas Parks & Wildlife as a certified weigh station


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