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

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The Best Pocket Knife For Fishing

Fans of fishing, camping, and other outdoor activities have probably already gathered a neat collection of knives to aid them in various tasks. However, have you done enough research to get the best bang for...

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Lake Athens Camping


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...

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...

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...

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 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...

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El San Luis

El San Luis is known as Steakhouse at 1500 E Tyler St, Athens, TX 75751, United States. The vibe of the store is Rustic Restaurant it is perfect for couples. If you want to get more information kindly call...

Chasing Rabbits

Are you looking for a nice gift for your friends or family? This shop is highly recommended for all of you. Not just unique gifts they also offer many items such as Home Decor, unique gift items, women's...

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.

Boathouse Bar and Grill

Boathouse Bar and Grill is a place where it's best to chill and relax after a long tiring day or week. They offer handcrafted cocktails and Texas craft beers. The place offers a lakefront view which will help...

WaWa's Seafood Shack

Wawa's Seafood Shack is known as a family-owned and operated casual seafood restaurant. Most of their products are seafood and also they have burgers, chicken sandwiches, salads, etc. It is located at 1408 E...

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Lake Athens Current Weather Alerts

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Lake Athens Weather Forecast

Wednesday

Sunny

Hi: 81

Wednesday Night

Clear

Lo: 52

Thursday

Sunny

Hi: 83

Thursday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 55

Friday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 85

Friday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 59

Saturday

Partly Sunny

Hi: 88

Saturday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 61


Lake Athens Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 10/5: 439.91 (-0.09)