Lake Texana State Park
Things to Do
Activities include camping, boating, water skiing, jet skiing, sailing on the main lake, canoeing, picnicking (tree-shaded tables and grills), lake swimming (no designated area or lifeguard), hiking, birding and fishing.
The Texas State Park Store rents canoes, hydrobikes, and single person sit-on-top kayaks, daily throughout the year. They also sell gift items, supplies, firewood and ice.
This park participates in the Angler Education “Tackle Loaner Program”; individuals can borrow rods, reels and tackle boxes with hooks, sinkers and bobbers.
The park offers a variety of educational opportunities, including guided hikes, wildlife programs, nature crafts and holiday events. Interpretive programs are available for groups by special arrangement. Summer interpretive programs are held on Saturday mornings and afternoons. Topics vary; check the calendar for upcoming events or contact the park for details.
Nearby points of interest within 100 miles include Port Lavaca Fishing Pier, Brazos Bend State Park, Matagorda Island Wildlife Management Area, Palmetto State Park, Goliad State Park, Coleto Creek Reservoir and Park (operated by the Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority), Aransas National Wildlife Refuge and the Gulf Coast.