Lake Whitney State Park

Lake Whitney State Park

Things to Do

Activities include camping, hiking, mountain biking, picnicking, boating, fishing, swimming (buoyed area - no lifeguard on duty), scuba diving, water skiing, nature study and excellent birding.

An annual youth fishing tournament is held on the first Saturday in June, and "aircraft fly-ins" are held at various times.

In addition to campsites for tents and RV's, the park also has screened shelters, and group facilities.

Ranger Programs

The park offers a variety of educational opportunities; check the calendar for upcoming events or contact the park for special tours.

Area Attractions

Nearby points of interest include Cleburne State ParkMeridian State ParkDinosaur Valley State Park; Mother Neff State Park; the Confederate Museum; Texas Ranger Hall of Fame; and Fossil Rim Exotic Wildlife Ranch.

P.O. Box 1175
Whitney, TX 76692

Latitude: 31.927534

Longitude: -97.36204

(254) 694-3793

Make reservations online

Reserve by phone: (512) 389-8900
Reserve by fax

Entrance Fees
  • Adult: $5 Daily
  • Child 12 Years and Under: Free

Open daily.
Gate is open 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Busy Season

March through October


January average is 46.2 degrees. July average is 85.9 degrees. First freeze occurs late November. Last freeze occurs mid-March.

National Weather Service forecast for this area

533 to 574 feet

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