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Granger Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (512)-859-2668 Distance: 6.16 miles

Open to the public March 1981, know as one of the top five crappie/white bass fishing spots in Central Texas.

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Georgetown Lake National Park

7 Activites Phone: (512)-930-5253 Distance: 18.23 miles

Located 4 mi W of Georgetown via FM 2338, the lake is easily accessible from the Austin area. The dam impounds the San Gabriel River in the Hill Country of central Texas.

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Stillhouse Hollow Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (254)-939-2461 Distance: 23.63 miles

Historical sites include the Stage Coach Inn in nearby Salado. Stillhouse Hollow Lake is located near the Fort Hood Army Base, which has several points of interest for the military buff. Tour Chalk Ride Falls Environmental Learning Center located below Stillhouse Hollow Dam. The Center includes a hiking trail along the Lampasas River, a spring-fed creek with a waterfall, and several wildlife viewi...

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Belton Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (254)-939-2461 Distance: 27.52 miles

Historical sites include the old "Charter Oak" on the Leon River, near the City of Belton, and the Stage Coach Inn in nearby Salado. Tour Miller Springs Nature Area located below Belton Dam. The nature area includes a hiking trail along the Leon River, a restored historic bridge, and several wildlife-viewing points. Belton Lake is located adjacent to the Fort Hood Army Base, which has several poin...

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Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (512)-339-9432 Distance: 38.51 miles

"I hear him over there!" Birdwatchers exclaim in hushed whispers as a black-capped vireo pops up from the shin oak thicket. Hidden within the observation deck, the visitors gaze through binoculars at their first sighting of the rare songbird only 20 feet away. Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge offers some of the best birdwatching and habitat left in Texas for two endangered song...

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Somerville Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (979)-596-1622 Distance: 58.72 miles

Nearby points of interest include Bluebonnet Trails, Independence Day Trek and Salt Grass Trek.

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Waco Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (254)-756-5359 Distance: 62.98 miles

The largest lake in the United States to be located entirely within a single city's municiple boundaries.

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Lyndon B Johnson National Historical Park

Rank: 238 4 Activites Email: Liz_Lindig@nps.gov Distance: 66.06 miles

Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park tells the story of our 36th President beginning with his ancestors until his final resting place on his beloved LBJ Ranch. This entire "circle of life" gives the visitor a unique perspective into one of America's most noteworthy citizens by providing the most complete picture of any American president.

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Canyon Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (830)-964-3341 Distance: 74.32 miles

In the early part of the 19th century, the lower Guadalupe River Basin, below the current location of Canyon Lake, had been especially subject to serious flooding. Congress authorized in the 1940's the construction of Canyon Lake Dam. Construction began in 1958, was completed in 1964, dedicated in 1966 and reached the conservation pool by 1968. The lake will turn 50 in 2016. The scenic blue wate...

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Whitney Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (254)-694-3189 Distance: 79.15 miles

There are 10 Corps of Engineers parks, one state park, and three additional parks managed by Hill County or private individuals. Equestrian riders have a great place to explore rolling hills and woods in the McCown Valley Equestrian Area. Hopewell Trail, a 12.5 mile equestrian riding and multi-use trail that winds along the lake and through wildlife areas was opened in 2002. Trail riders can acce...

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Aquilla Lake National Park

4 Activites Phone: (254)-694-3189 Distance: 84.40 miles

This 3,280-acre lake is located on Aquilla and Hackberry Creeks.

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Navarro Mills Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (254)-578-1431 Distance: 95.93 miles

Navarro Mills Lake holds the state record white crappie at 4lbs 9 ounces.

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Attwater Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (979)-234-3278 Email: FW2_RW_AttwaterPrairieChicken@fws.gov Distance: 99.27 miles

Over a century ago, one million Attwater's prairie-chickens graced the Texas and Louisiana gulf coastal prairie. Each spring, males gathered to perform an elaborate courtship ritual. They inflated their yellow air sacs and emitted a strange, booming sound across a sea of grasses. Today, less than one percent of coastal prairies remain. With so little of its home left, the Attwater's prai...

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Little Lake Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 102.08 miles

The Little Lake Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 3,855 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Texas. In 1984 the Little Lake Creek Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an a...

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Proctor Lake National Park

7 Activites Phone: (254)-879-2424 Distance: 107.96 miles

Located in historic territory of the Comanche Indians, Proctor Lake offers a wide variety of activities both on and off the water. Whether your ideal camping trip includes fishing in one of Texas's hottest Hybrid Stripper and Crappie lakes or sghtseeing in the historic areas that surround the lake, Proctor Lake has something for everyone.

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San Antonio Missions National Historical Park

Rank: 111 2 Activites Email: saan_interpretation@nps.gov Distance: 112.50 miles

After 10,000 years, the people of South Texas found their cultures, their very lives under attack. In the early 1700s Apache raided from the north, deadly diseases traveled from Mexico, and drought lingered. Survival lay in the missions. By entering a mission, they foreswore their traditional life to become Spanish, accepting a new religion and pledging fealty to a distant and unseen king.

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Bardwell Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (972)-875-5711 Distance: 117.43 miles

Bardwell Lake is located in the Blackland Prairie region of southwestern Ellis County. Built in 1965 for flood control by the US Army Corps of Engineers, Bardwell Lake is located two miles southwest of Ennis off of State Highway 34. The US Army Corps of Engineers offers a wide variety of recreation to visitors. Camping, fishing, and picnicking are just a few of the recreational opportunities off...

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Barker Dam National Park

4 Activites Phone: (281)-497-0740 Distance: 122.49 miles

Buffalo Bayou National Park

7 Activites Phone: (281)-497-0740 Distance: 124.46 miles

These normally dry reservoirs are on the west side of Houston on both sides of I-10 at TX6. They contain the largest municipal park in the Nation and provide a unique recreational experience for the metropolitan area. They contain facilities for golf, hiking, picnicking, field sports, horseback riding, shooting ranges, model airplane flying, a velodrome and other activities.

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Huston Park Wilderness

1 Activites Distance: 129.67 miles

The Huston Park Wilderness now contains a total of 30,588 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Wyoming. In 1984 the Huston Park Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of ".....

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Lake Texana National Park

8 Activites Phone: (512)-782-5718 Email: eharrison@gp.usbr.gov Distance: 132.15 miles

Lake Texana is formed by Palmetto Bend Dam which is feature of the Palmetto Bend Project. The lake provides over 11,000 acres of water surface and 125 miles of shoreline. Accessible from numerous roads. Several boat ramps and camping facilities. Fishing year-round. Available species include black bass, white bass, crappie, walleye, and several species of catfish. Wildlife can be seen in the area.

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Benbrook Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (817)-292-2400 Distance: 134.38 miles

Benbrook Lake is located in the scenic open countryside of rolling hills and prairie meadows southwest of Fort Worth, Texas. Conveniently accessible from the Fort Worth / Dallas metroplex, the lake is only 2.5 miles (4 km) south of Interstate Highway 20 on US Highway 377. Picnicking, camping, fishing, hunting, boating, hiking and birdwatching are just the beginning of the activities available i...

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Joe Pool Lake National Park

13 Activites Phone: (972)-299-2227 Distance: 134.73 miles

Joe Pool Lake is a 7,400-acre impoundment located in the southern portion of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. The lake is centrally located between Dallas and Fort Worth and has four developed parks: Britton Park, Cedar Hill State Park, Loyd Park and Lynn Creek Park. Local attractions within a 20-mile radius of the Joe Pool Lake include: Six Flags Over Texas, Hurricane Harbor Fun Park, The Ballp...

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Nara's Southwest Region - Fort Worth National Park

1 Activites Phone: (817)-831-5900 Email: ftworth.reference@nara.gov Distance: 136.36 miles

Historical Research Original records NARA's Southwest Region in Fort Worth has more than 84,000 cubic feet of archival holdings dating from 1806 to the 1980s, including textual documents, photographs, and maps. These archival holdings were created or received by the Federal courts and 85 Federal agencies in Arkansas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, and Texas. Federal law requires that agencies transfer p...

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Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor Park

8 Activites Email: kevin_klyberg@nps.gov Distance: 142.40 miles

The Blackstone River runs from Worcester, MA to Providence, RI. Its waters powered the Slater Mill in Pawtucket, RI, America's first successful cotton spinning mill. This creative spark began the nation's transformation from Farm to Factory. Today, the Blackstone River Valley is a special type of National Park - a living landscape containing thousands of natural and historic treasures.

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