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


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,...

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...

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


Somewhere In Time Antique Mall

Somewhere In Time Antique Mall is known as a family business. The owner of this shop is an antique and vintage lover. If you are also vintage or antique lover this shop is good for you. This shop will also...

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...

The Texan

The Texan is nestled in the Piney Woods region of beautiful northeast Texas. Visit the popular brewing place in Athens. You can also book for private events and parties and will give you the best wines and...

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center is located at 5550 FM2495, Athens, TX 75752, United States. This museum offers many activities such as Fishing, Dive show, tram tours, and more.

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...

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Lake Athens Current Weather Alerts

Lake Athens Weather Forecast

Thursday

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 100

Thursday Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 79

Friday

Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 96

Friday Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 76

Saturday

Hot

Hi: 99

Saturday Night

Clear

Lo: 77

Sunday

Hot

Hi: 100

Sunday Night

Clear

Lo: 78


Lake Athens Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 7/21: 439.04 (-0.96)