If you’re looking for a lake to visit for a weekend of camping, fishing, boating, or dropping an anchor and swimming, here is a list of Texas lakes by region. Each lake has an icon on the map that contains information about the lake and links to Texas Outside’s review and rating of the lake, fishing guides, boat rentals, lake resorts and rentals, and more. Click on the picture.

Find Texas Lakes By Region

Central Texas

Devil's Cove on Lake Travis

East Texas

Sam Rayburn Lake

North Texas

Lake Ray Hubbard


Possum Kingdom Lake

South Texas

Coke Canyon Alligator

West Texas

Red Bluff Lake

Where to Find the Best Lakes in Texas

We realize which lakes in Texas you choose to visit depends on what you want to do and the reputation of the lake. That’s why we’re willing to point you to these fabulous resources to help you find the right Texas lake:

You don’t want to pass up the Texas Outside map of Texas lakes. Find the best boating spots, the best fishing spots, the best swimming spots, and the best camping spots.

Mike Sharp
Author: Mike Sharp

I have a passion for travel and outdoor activities, and now I'm enjoying retired life. I will continue my traveling, golfing, boating, and enjoying life all across the great state of Texas.

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