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Somerville Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (979)-596-1622 Distance: 6.81 miles

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

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Little Lake Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 46.35 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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Granger Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (512)-859-2668 Distance: 52.28 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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Attwater Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (979)-234-3278 Email: FW2_RW_AttwaterPrairieChicken@fws.gov Distance: 54.15 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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Barker Dam National Park

4 Activites Phone: (281)-497-0740 Distance: 66.73 miles

Buffalo Bayou National Park

7 Activites Phone: (281)-497-0740 Distance: 68.30 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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Stillhouse Hollow Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (254)-939-2461 Distance: 74.37 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: 74.70 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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Georgetown Lake National Park

7 Activites Phone: (512)-930-5253 Distance: 74.96 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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Huston Park Wilderness

1 Activites Distance: 77.99 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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Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor Park

8 Activites Email: kevin_klyberg@nps.gov Distance: 84.31 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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Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (512)-339-9432 Distance: 91.07 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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Waco Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (254)-756-5359 Distance: 91.52 miles

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

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Lake Texana National Park

8 Activites Phone: (512)-782-5718 Email: eharrison@gp.usbr.gov Distance: 101.84 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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Navarro Mills Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (254)-578-1431 Distance: 105.90 miles

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

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Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (936)-336-9786 Email: null Distance: 107.36 miles

Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge was established on January 4, 1994 with an initial purchase of 4,400 acres. Since that time, the refuge has acquired additional acreage which now totals 17,500 acres. The primary purpose of establishing this refuge is to protect a portion of the bottomland hardwood forest ecosystem along the Trinity River located in southeastern Texas. The refuge, which i...

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Canyon Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (830)-964-3341 Distance: 108.79 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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Big Slough Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 110.13 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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Whitney Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (254)-694-3189 Distance: 110.91 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: 110.93 miles

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

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Lyndon B Johnson National Historical Park

Rank: 238 4 Activites Email: Liz_Lindig@nps.gov Distance: 114.56 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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Wallisville Lake National Park

6 Activites Phone: (409)-389-2285 Distance: 115.19 miles

Brazoria National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (979)-849-7771 Distance: 117.73 miles

The thunder of 40,000 snow geese taking flight, the salty breeze off the Texas Gulf, or the sight of a 12-foot alligator loafing on a muddy bank make a trip to Texas Mid-Coast National Wildlife Refuge Complex a sensory banquet in any season. Three national wildlife refuges -Brazoria, San Bernard and Big Boggy - form a vital complex of coastal wetlands harboring more than 300 bird species. They ...

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San Bernard National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (979)-849-7771 Email: null Distance: 118.33 miles

Gaze across the rippling marshes and ponds of San Bernard National Wildlife Refuge and it's easy to imagine Texas as it was before settlement. Clouds of snow geese in winter or a warbler "fallout" in spring further convince any visitor that they have stepped back into earliest Texas. Less than half of the refuge is open to the public, leaving a vast landscape was wildlife sanctuary. Yet, a dri...

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National Forests And Grasslands In Texas Park

11 Activites Email: mailroom_r8_texas@fs.fed.us Distance: 121.83 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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