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Lake Tawakoni

Lake Tawakoni is a favorite for both weekday and weekend fishing and boating from the Dallas area as well as East Texas. It is less than an hour's drive from Dallas, and is well known in the area for excellent fishing for catfish, bass and hybrids.  More Lake Information

Lake Tawakoni Calendar of Events


Media Bass Individual Tournament

June 26, 2021 Tawakoni State Park Gordon Stauffer 972-222-2207


Media Bass Team Tournament

Lake Tawakoni State Park Gordon Stauffer 972-222-2207

Lake Tawakoni News and Community

The 3 Most Effective Types of Striper Lures

Fishing for striped bass (commonly referred to as “striper”) is legendary for wide-open action and fun sized fish. But why? The answer is quite simple – striper fishing is not that hard to...

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2021 Bassmaster Classic Tournament Results on Lake Ray Roberts

The Bassmaster Classic was a huge success, drawing fishing fans and enthusiasts from all over to North Texas last weekend for the tournament on Lake Ray Roberts and Outdoors Expo in Fort Worth. There were...

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Lake Tawakoni Camping

Hopkins RV Park

Hopkins RV Park is located on 27 acres in beautiful East Texas. 50 full hookup RV sites with concrete pads. Women's and Men's restroom and showers, laundry room, office, hiking trail. Located less than 10...

Sky Point RV Park

Sky Point RV Park, located near Lake Tawakoni, offers RV parking in a tranquil setting. Shelters and tent sites are also available on site. For more info, please call 903-447-4800.

Sunset Resort - Lake Tawakoni

Sunset Resort offers cabin rentals, pavilion rentals, and RV camping. Amenities include electricity, water, sewer, swimming, and a playground. For more info, please call 903-356-3783.

Red Bear RV Resort

Red Bear RV Resort, located on Lake Tawakoni, offers a friendly environment and family-oriented resort. The business offers over 90 RV spots on twenty-seven acres. Amenities include regular activities,...

Wind Point Park RV Resort & Campground

Wind Point Park RV Resort & Campground offers RV and tent site camping. Cabin and shelter rentals are available as well. Reservations are encouraged. For more info, please call 903-634-9463.

Lake Tawakoni Marinas

Duck Cove Marina

Duck Cove Marina, located on Lake Tawakoni, offers dry boat storage, wet boat storage, boat launch, and indoor fishing pier. The location also offers RV hookups and tent camping. For more info, please call...

Goody's Marina & Tackle

Goody's Marina & Tackle, located on Lake Tawakoni, offers boat storage, tackle, bait, fuel, and food options. For more info, please call 903-356-7700.

Tawakoni Marina

Tawakoni Marina, located in Quinlan, Texas offers marina services for Lake Tawakoni visitors. Amenities include a playground area, tiki swings, general store, fishing dock, and marina splash pad. The business...

Walnut Cove Marina

Walnut Cove Marina, located on Lake Tawakoni, offers marina services and dining options to the community. For more info, please call 903-447-2865.

429 Marina & Resort

429 Marina & Resort, located on Lake Tawakoni, offers boat slips, laundromat, restrooms, shower, boat ramp, and access to daily fishing. The marina store offers snacks, drinks, ice, and fishing gear. For...

Lake Tawakoni What To Do

Lake Tawakoni State Park

Lake Tawakoni State Park offers a place for group camping, RV camping, and tent camping. Additional activities include fishing, hiking, birding, geocaching, and biking. For more info, please call 903-560-7123.

Funny Frogs

Funny Frogs is located in Emory, Texas near Lake Tawakoni. The fun fast-food restaurant offers tacos, burgers, burritos, tamales, ice cream choices, and more. For additional details, please call 903-473-1146.

Ranchero's Mexican Grill

Ranchero's Mexican Grill, located near Lake Tawakoni, offers delicious Mexican foods including soups, fajitas, and queso. Other menu items include kinds of seafood, rib-eye steaks, and sopapillas. For more...

Soulman's Bar-B-Que

Soulman's Bar-B-Que is passionate about the best BBQ and they strive to offer the best service possible. The restaurant offers chopped beef, pulled pork, ribs, family-style meals, BBQ chicken, ham, hot links,...

Lake Tawakoni Dam

The Lake Tawakoni Dam is a great place to go fishing and provides access to a small area for camping. Visitors enjoy watching the water go over the dam and walking through the natural surroundings. For more...

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Lake Tawakoni Current Weather Alerts

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Lake Tawakoni Weather Forecast


Partly Sunny

Hi: 93

Friday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 76


Partly Sunny

Hi: 91

Saturday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 75


Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 90

Sunday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 73


Rain Showers

Hi: 86

Monday Night

Thunderstorms Likely

Lo: 72

Lake Tawakoni Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 6/25: 437.97 (+0.97)