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Possum Kingdom Lake

Graford, TX
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Boating on Lake, Surrounded by Mansions

We needed the photos for an assignment. It's very unusual because of the rock bluffs that encase... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Diego C
Dallas, Texas
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Great lake to take the family

We spent the 4th of July there and absolutely enjoyed ourselves. The lake was great for boating... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lubbock, Texas
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Recreational area that is considered one of the premier resort spots in Texas, which includes a variety of outdoor opportunities such as golfing, fishing and scuba diving.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We needed the photos for an assignment. It's very unusual because of the rock bluffs that encase the lake. Very photogenic, but you need to rent a boat, which we did. Any view of Hell's Gate is from private property. A plus is that you...More

Thank Diego C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent the 4th of July there and absolutely enjoyed ourselves. The lake was great for boating, skiing, fishing, swimming and watching the sun set and rise. We will be back again.

Thank teresafrancolbk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a family reunion here. The lake was beautiful. Kids had a great time tubing as well as just playing in the water. Definitely will go back.

Thank Kevin1234567892014
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Take Route 16 South of the Dam. You will see a Whataburger sign and the restaurant is contained inside a country store. Just after the Whataburger is a subdivision on the right called Sportsman's World. Drive in until the road forks. Go right at the...More

4  Thank budget_travel_girl
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We were visiting for my niece's college graduation in Tyler and afterwards headed up to a condo that my sister's family has on the lake last weekend. It was a delightful get-away, and the cliffs are an amazing site. A neighbor took us in his...More

2  Thank sandyp48
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Great Mardi Gras parade thru town! Awesome shrimp festival. Plenty of shrimp and great band. Had a lot of fun dancing and great environment for the grandchildren! It was a great weekend visit from Bixby OK. Will definitely plan a visit next year for the...More

1  Thank mom74047
Reviewed 19 January 2017

17,000 plus acres of Water Surface, 310 Miles of Shoreline and some of the clearest water, for a lake, you'll ever see. 110' Water depths as The Brazos River cut it's way through the Palo Pinto Mountain Range. This is most definitely one of the...More

2  Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 29 November 2016

very nice hiking trails lead through brush and grass land, to nice vista points and beaches. No serious inclines or difficulties. 16 miles total in several segments, well marked and with good map displays and distance markers at the trail heads off route #2951 on...More

Thank HermanTheGerman-inTX
Reviewed 22 September 2016

The water near the dam is very clear and cool. As you get farther North, the water gets muddy. Saw fish jumping everywhere. September is off season so not busy at all. Anchored off in Hells Gate and it was very relaxing and pleasant being...More

1  Thank Roxana B
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Possum lake is beautiful and there are many things to do in the area. We stayed in Mineral Wells and drove out to the canoe hire place. It was perfect. It's incredibly hot in August which is lovely but on the water at 3 is...More

1  Thank Fenella W
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10 July 2016|
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Response from Jilene K | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can rent from Naylor by the Water or Lush Resort both have Facebook sites. Cliff diving is not allowed but we do have Red Bull Cliff Diving event every year in June. Things to do Golf at the Cliff's Resort, Boating... More