Athens, Texas

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Athens, Texas, USA

Recreation in Athens, Texas

State Parks

  • Purtis Creek State Park
    14225 FM 316, Eustace, TX 75124
    903-425-2332, Highlights of Purtis Creek State Park include a 355-acre lake, campsites, canoe and boat rentals, hiking and biking trails, fishing piers, fish cleaning stations, and... more info  map

Lakes & Marinas

  • Lake Athens
    Located at FM 2495 Bridge
    903-677-7490, Popular 1520-acre impoundment offers boat ramps, a commercial marina, picnic sites, camping area with RV hookups, swimming, and fishing for crappie, ball, and catfish. more info  map

Golf

  • Twin Lakes Golf Course
    382 Highway 17, Athens, TX 75103
    903-567-112, Nestled on over 7,000 yards, this 18 hole championship golf course features beautiful tree lined fairways, Bermuda grass greens, two scenic lakes, and a practice... more info  map

Swimming

  • Athens Scuba Park
    500 North Murchison Street, Athens, TX 75751
    903-675-5762, Enjoy scuba diving at this park that features a lake with varying depths from 24 to 35 feet and with up to 70 feet of underwater visibility. Seven carpeted underwater... more info  map

  

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