A Visitors & Tourist Guide for Lake Livingston

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Lake Livingston in Texas

Lake Livingston has boating,
fishing, jet skiing and more!

Lake Livingston has good fishing, boating and jetskiing and is conveniently located only about 80 miles north of Houston.  Lake Livingston is 39 miles long with a shoreline of approximately 450 miles, making it the third largest lake in Texas.  At its widest point Lake Livingston is approximately 7 miles wide.

There are campgrounds, rental cabins, motels, RV parks and other lodging around the lake and in the nearby towns.  You will also find dining and shopping in the local towns.  Some of the towns have boat and personal watercraft rentals.  There are two 18 hole golf courses within 30 minutes of the lake.

Some of the towns in the Lake Livingston area are:  Sebastopol, Carlisle, Onalaska, Blanchard, Moore Hill, Livingston, Swartout, Goodrich, Urbana, Rose Hill, Wolf Creek, Willow Springs, Snow Hill, Pointblank, Oakhurst Palmetto Park and Gospel Hill.  Many people have vacation and retirement homes on the lake and in some of the towns.

   Fishing on the Lake

Want to do some fishing on Lake Livingston?

The fishing can be good to excellent on Lake Livingston.  Texas Parks and Wildlife rates the fishing excellent for Catfish and White Bass and good for Stripe/Hybrid Bass, Crappie and Sunfish.  They rate the fishing fair for Largemouth Bass.

You will find dozens of places to launch your boat on Lake Livingston.  There is no shortage of boat ramps.

Looking for Lodging & a Marina at Lake Livingston?.

Broken Arrow Lodge

Broken Arrow Lodge & Marina
near Onalaska, Texas 
This family owned lodge has been in operation for almost 30 years. Whether you need a cabin, RV space, tent camping, boat rentals, or fishing equipment, go to "The Fishingist side of Lake Livingston." Spend the weekend or a week with these folks and you will be back!
North Shore RV Resort and Marina Northshore RV Resort and Marina
Onalaska, Texas
This first class RV Resort has 78 full hook-up lakefront sites, new cabins with queen and bunk beds, swimming pool, private sandy beach with lake swimming area, fishing pier and much more.  Their clubhouse and covered patio boast spectacular views.
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There are several parks near the lake that you can enjoy.


Area State Parks:
Lake Livingston State Park
Huntsville State Park
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park

Area National Parks:
Big Thicket National Preserve
Sam Houston National Forest




Alabama-Coushatta Indian Reservation
Texas' oldest Indian Reservation is located at Coley Creek 6.5 miles east of Shepherd on FM 223.

Other Related Web Pages:
Trinity River Authority

Lake Livingston Map
Lake Livingston Map

Lake Livingston, Texas, weather forecast

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