Looking for a place to unwind and bask in the beauty of nature? Look no further than Possum Kingdom Lake’s parks. There are two main park areas to choose from, each offering unique opportunities for outdoor fun.
The Brazos River Authority (BRA) public use areas, located on the east side of the lake, are the closest parks to Dallas/Fort Worth. There are ten public use areas scattered across much of the shoreline of PK Lake. The BRA parks offer varying amenities and uses, including boat ramps, camping sites, swim areas, and play areas for the kids.
On the west side of the lake lies the largest park in the area – Possum Kingdom State Park. Spanning over 1,500 acres, this state park boasts an abundance of hiking and biking trails, campsites, and scenic spots perfect for fishing and picnicking. Boat rentals are available for visitors who want to explore the lake’s coves and bays. Possum Kingdom State Park is a camping and nature lover’s paradise. Created in the 1930s and 40s, Possum Kingdom State Park’s scenic views of the lake make it one of the nicest state parks in Texas. Whether you’re looking to unwind for a weekend or escape for a longer stay, Possum Kingdom Lake’s parks are the perfect choice for outdoor enthusiasts.