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Navarro Mills Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (254)-578-1431 Distance: 6.67 miles

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

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Bardwell Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (972)-875-5711 Distance: 23.53 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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Aquilla Lake National Park

4 Activites Phone: (254)-694-3189 Distance: 36.32 miles

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

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Waco Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (254)-756-5359 Distance: 43.28 miles

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

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Whitney Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (254)-694-3189 Distance: 45.93 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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Joe Pool Lake National Park

13 Activites Phone: (972)-299-2227 Distance: 52.44 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: 67.48 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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Benbrook Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (817)-292-2400 Distance: 70.82 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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Lavon Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (972)-442-3141 Distance: 76.61 miles

The Heard Natural Science Museum and Wildlife Sanctuary in nearby McKinney features natural history exhibits and nature trails.

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Grapevine Lake National Park

14 Activites Phone: (817)-865-2600 Distance: 76.62 miles

Centrally located in the heart of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex just minutes from DFW Airport, Grapevine Lake offers a variety of outdoor recreation opportunities. Nationally recognized trails, full service campgrounds, and beautiful day use areas surround the 7,276 acre lake which hosts over 2,000,000 visitors annually.

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Belton Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (254)-939-2461 Distance: 77.77 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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Lewisville Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (469)-645-9100 Distance: 82.52 miles

Just north of Dallas, popular Lewisville Lake is a 29,592 acre lake with unlimited outdoor recreation opportunities. Over 20 parks surround the lake and offer camping, hiking, picnicking, horseback riding, boating, and golf.

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Stillhouse Hollow Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (254)-939-2461 Distance: 83.17 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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Big Slough Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 91.58 miles

The Big Slough Wilderness now contains a total of 3,455 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Texas. In 1984 the Big Slough 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 "...incr...

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Granger Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (512)-859-2668 Distance: 94.91 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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Ray Roberts Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (469)-645-9100 Distance: 102.95 miles

This 29,350-acre rural lake is just a few minutes from the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex and is a great place to get away from city life. Visitors can enjoy boating, fishing, camping, hiking, and horseback riding in several Texas State Parks. For more information and access to reservations at Texas State Parks, visit http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/state-parks/ray-roberts-lake.

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Georgetown Lake National Park

7 Activites Phone: (512)-930-5253 Distance: 109.52 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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Somerville Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (979)-596-1622 Distance: 110.25 miles

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

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Proctor Lake National Park

7 Activites Phone: (254)-879-2424 Distance: 112.06 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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Little Lake Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 112.09 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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Cooper Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (903)-945-2108 Distance: 112.14 miles

When complete, will impound the South Sulphur River in Delta and Hopkins Counties.

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Huston Park Wilderness

1 Activites Distance: 114.67 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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National Forests And Grasslands In Texas Park

11 Activites Email: mailroom_r8_texas@fs.fed.us Distance: 115.11 miles

Recreationists - If you want to avoid areas and trails that have been temporarily blackened by a controlled burn, please check the burn maps on the Fire Information page before visiting the forests or grasslands.____________________________________The National Forests in Texas provide a variety of outdoor recreation opportunities! There are dozens of developed recreation areas and trailheads, offe...

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Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (903)-786-2826 Distance: 125.48 miles

Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge, a haven for migratory birds and other wildlife, lies on the Big Mineral Arm of Lake Texoma, on the Red River between Oklahoma and Texas. The refuge is made up of water, marsh, and upland habitat and visitors can hike, observe wildlife, hunt, fish at various times throughout the year. The main focus at Hagerman NWR is providing a winter home for thousands o...

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Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (512)-339-9432 Distance: 129.82 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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