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Address: Garza County, Lubbock, TX
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Small lake not easily accessible shoreline in most places but campgrounds are plentiful and scenery is nice

Reviewed 2 April 2017
Riverbabe60
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Lubbock, Texas
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

we came for the first time to camp for the weekend because of the lake reviews. They were right about the water it was beautiful! However, for a family of four with the youngest being 6 it cost $42.00 to camp for one night! The camp site does not give you easy access to water, you hear people and cars... More 

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2 Thank Stacey E
Lubbock, Texas
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Great black bass crappie, and cat fish lake. lake is best known for its big Florida strain Black Bass.. Many bass have been donated to the State lunker program. The lake is in a n area like a canyon. .Even when the west Texas wind is blowing, you can find a quiet place to fish. There is lots of nature... More 

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Thank jerryc0urtney
Lubbock, Texas
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87 reviews
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

Small lake not easily accessible shoreline in most places but campgrounds are plentiful and scenery is nice

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Thank Riverbabe60
Denver City, Texas
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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We spend a lot of time here during the summers and it's always a blast! The water is very clear compared to other lakes and it is just a good size lake. We spend weekends with family including little ones and just have a great time. Everyone is usually friendly and the local stores have a lot of supplies you... More 

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Thank Victoria M
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I was shocked at the price. We didn't have a boat and just came here to swim and picnic. To be clear there is no easy access to the water. At $10 a person there should be beach and a burger shack and umbrellas etc. Don't go without a speed boat.

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3 Thank Lynn W
Lubbock, Texas
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful lake and close to Lubbock! The water is clean. It is big enough and not too crowded. Highly recommended!

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1 Thank Truble61
Lubbock, Texas
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 4 May 2016

Not a whole lot going on, and that's perfect for me. Cleaner water than BSL, much quieter than BSL, and the campgrounds are kept up better.

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1 Thank TexasTechFanatic
Lubbock, Texas
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2015

For a West Texas Lake, Alan Henry is larger than you would expect and the water is prettier clear compared to older lakes in Texas. The public boat ramp is a bit steep but workable. The dam side is wide and can get rough in the wind and the Gobbler Creek side is a bit narrow but well protected from... More 

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3 Thank Sam C
Lubbock, Texas
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35 reviews
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Reviewed 29 August 2015

Beautiful Lake in North West Texas. Great fishing as well. Larger than you might think. Very picturesque.

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1 Thank raiderred0
Tomball, Texas
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184 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Miss going fishing here more often. love the area and the fishing dock. wish we were closer to spend more time on the lake.

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