North Texas Lakes and Rivers

touring texasNorth Texas Lakes

There are several popular lakes in Texas.  The boating, waterskiing, jet skiing, swimming and fishing are great.  Check out some of the lakes below.


Lake Bridgeport
This lake has boating, jet skiing, waterskiing, wakeboarding, fishing and swimming, 40 miles north of Fort Worth.


Lake Brownwood
Located about 10 miles north of Brownwood, and 70 miles southeast of Abilene, Texas near the geographic center of Texas.


Cedar Creek Lake
Cedar Creek Lake is 18 miles long, 8.5 miles wide at the widest point, and has 320 miles of shoreline, making it the fourth largest lake in Texas.  Cedar Creek Lake is located about 55 miles southeast of Dallas.  The fishing is excellent for White & Hybrid Striped Bass and good for Largemouth Bass, Catfish and Crappie.


Lake Fork
Located in northeast Texas.  Lake Fork is know for its great largemouth bass fishing.


Lake Granbury
Located 35 miles southwest of Fort Worth.  It is located at the historic city of Granbury.


Lake Lewisville
Located just a few miles north of Dallas, east of I-35E.  Good baoting and fishing.


Lake Tawakoni

Located about 60 miles east of Dallas, Texas.  It is a good lake for boating and fishing.


Lake Texoma
Located on the Texas/Oklahoma border.  A great sailing lake.


Toledo Bend Lake
Located in eastern Texas on the Texas-Louisiana border.  This lake has 1,200 miles of shoreline in Texas and Louisiana and is 65 miles long.  It has a lot of boating and fishing.


Texas Parks & Wildlife Lake Information
Listings of several lakes in Texas by region.


For levels of lakes that are not normally constant level – Click Here.