October 31, 2014

Wild Texas Parks: Lake Athens - Athens, TX

Lake Athens
Athens, Texas (Henderson County)

About the Reservoir

1,520-acre Lake Athens features a marina, RV resort and restaurant, as well as swimming areas and a two-lane boat ramp. Fishing and tent camping facilities are also available.

Location

Located about 6 miles east of Athens in Henderson County. From Texas Highway 31, take FM 2495 to the park.

The nearest major Texas cities are: Austin, Dallas, Houston

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Coordinates for GPS Users:

32.204166° Latitude    -95.725277° Longitude (WGS84/NAD83; decimal degrees)
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Hours

Open 7 days a week year-round.

Fees

There is no entrance fee for the park, and no fee for lake access.

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Official Contact Information

The Reservoir is managed by the Lake Athens Marina & RV Resort.

TACO Member: Lake Athens Marina & RV Resort Lake Athens
5401 Marina Drive
Athens, TX 75751

Telephone: (903)677-7490
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