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The Five Best Lakes Near ArrowBrooke

September 29, 2016
The Five Best Lakes Near ArrowBrooke

ArrowBrooke is perfectly situated in the heart of Texas, near many of the best lakes around. Whether you are looking for a fun afternoon or a full weekend of adventures and activities for the whole family, there’s something for everyone near our master-planned community!

Lewisville Lake

If you’re looking for a lively lake with activities for the whole family, Lewisville Lake is a great day trip. At only 15 miles from ArrowBrooke, it’s a short drive to one of the largest lakes in Texas! With a wide range of activities and available rentals, you can try out the kayaks and stand up paddleboards, or stay on land at one of the four nearby golf courses. Looking for the party? Stop by and dock your boat at Party Cove on the weekend for music, drinks, relaxation, and fun!

Lake Texoma

Just an hour drive north of ArrowBrooke is Lake Texoma, known for its vibrant community of lake visitors, weekenders, and residents. Take the day off to go fishing with friends, or scout out the local fishing guide service to find out where to locate the best catch! If you’re here to stay the night, make sure to not miss the mesmerizing sunset from the waterfront lodging and cabins!

Lake Tawakoni

It’s all about the fish! Just two hours east of ArrowBrooke is the Catfish Capital of Texas, Lake Tawonki. It’s also a local favorite for Striped Bass and Crappie too. If duck hunting is more your style, just bring your valid hunting license, appropriate tags and stamps, and the proper public hunting permit. Once you’re ready to settle down, find a spot to lay out on the five miles of sandy shoreline and relax the day away!

Lake Ray Hubbard

One of the largest lakes in Texas, Lake Ray Hubbard, is only an hour from ArrowBrooke, and a great choice for fishing, water skiing, relaxing, and recreational boating. Make sure to head out to one of the nearby parks during your visit for a nature filled hike with the family. Once you’re done, wrap up the evening on the eastern shore at The Harbor at Rockwall. Here you can find everything from restaurants, retail shops, entertainment and more!

Eagle Mountain Lake

If you drive west one hour from ArrowBrooke, you’ll find the bluffs surrounding Eagle Mountain Lake. It’s the perfect setting for an evening cruise on the water. Looking to get out of town?  Eagle Mountain Lake’s nearby Orchard Cabins offer rustic cabins set on 100 acres of luscious grass. Each cabin is fully furnished and has its own fire pit, perfect for making s’mores at the end of a long day.

The unique location of ArrowBrooke in DFW, Texas encourages active living and offers many opportunities to get outside and enjoy nature the way you want. The residents of our master-planned community will always be able to find somewhere to get away and relax. Learn more about ArrowBrooke and explore our website and the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex today!

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