Lake Athens


Lake Athens' eastern border is just five miles east of Athens, Texas, in Henderson County. Athens is a charming town with a southern cultural atmosphere 72 miles southeast of downtown Dallas. Lake Athens covers 1,799 acres with a maximum depth of 50 feet. Lake Athens has one big island, Goat Island. Lake Athens was built in 1961. Athens Municipal Water Authority owns and operates Lake Athens for municipal water supply, flood regulation, and recreation. Athens, Texas, has a Walmart but Dallas serves the Lake Athens region as the closest metro area with shopping and entertainment.   More Lake Information

Lake Athens Camping


Lone Star Camp

Lone Star Camp was purchased in 1979 it is located at pinewoods of East Texas. It consists of 300 acres, including a 25 acres lake nestled among nature's best foliage. Their facilities are housing styles for...

Windsor Place RV Estates

Windsor Place RV Estates is located in rolling hills of East Texas. They have 44 sites that can accommodate RV's or Park Home/Cottages. They offer many amenities such as Free Yard Maintenance for your privacy...

Texan RV Park

Texan RV Park has full-hookup RV sites equipped with water, sewer, and 20,30,50 amp services. All of their cabins and Tiny Home Cottages come fully furnished with basic kitchenware, appliances, linens,...

Lake Athens Marina and RV Park

Lake Athens Marina and RV Park have many amenities such as Boat Charging Station, Boat & RV Storage, Event Center, Fire Pit & Grill Area, Clubs & Rallies Welcome, FREE Wifi, Laundry, Clean...

Lake Athens Marinas


Lake Athens Marina and RV Park

Lake Athens Marina and RV Park is located on picturesque Lake Athens. They offer many amenities such as General Store & Bait Shop, Public Boat Ramp, Horseshoes, Play area for kids, Fishing, and more. They...

Lake Athens What To Do


Athens Municipal Water Authority

Athens Municipal Water Authority is located at 5302 FM2495, Athens, TX 75752, United States. They own and maintain Lake Athens. You will see here the beauty of water and nature.

Cotton Patch Cafe

Cotton Patch Cafe is a Texas-inspired, home-style restaurant serving Southern classics. It is located at 1413 State Hwy 31 Athens, TX 75751. The famous dish in their Cafe are Chicken Fried Steak, Crispy Fried...

Athens Boathouse

Athens Boathouse is a wonderful place to eat. They offer a warm and friendly atmosphere with their guest. Their product was excellent Southern-inspired food and drink, with an amazing view of Lake Athens. They...

Schlotzsky's

Schlotzsky's has been the home of The Original toasted sandwich. Their menu was evolved to include the highest quality sandwiches, pizzas, salads, and soups. This restaurant was the fast-casual choice and...

Kathy's Boutique

If you are having a hard time finding a good outfit Kathy's Boutique is highly recommended for all of you. In this boutique, you'll find fabulous clothing and accessories that fit your lifestyle. It is located...

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Lake Athens Current Weather Alerts

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Lake Athens Weather Forecast

Memorial Day

Partly Sunny

Hi: 93

Monday Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 71

Tuesday

Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 90

Tuesday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 70

Wednesday

Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 83

Wednesday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 69

Thursday

Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 83

Thursday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 69


Lake Athens Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 5/27: 440.72 (+0.72)