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Possum Kingdom Lake

Graford, TX
+1 940-779-1111
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So nice we built a house there!

We love this lake and have several friends who have places here. So built a house and live the area... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2017
Midland, Texas
via mobile
Possum kingdom

Love sandy beach. Have been going there for about forty years. Lots of places to stay,beautiful... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2017
Stephenville, 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.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

We love this lake and have several friends who have places here. So built a house and live the area and community.

Thank katyflower
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Love sandy beach. Have been going there for about forty years. Lots of places to stay,beautiful lake and even a few bars

Thank tarleton2015
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Possum Kingdom Lake was created by damming up the Brazos River in Palo Pinto county. The lake snakes around a lot. Aerial drawings of the lake look like a Chinese dragon. There are over 300 miles of shorelines. Because of the layout the lake has...More

2  Thank CraftBeers
Reviewed 12 July 2017 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 10 July 2017

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 26 June 2017 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

10  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

2  Thank mom74047
Reviewed 18 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

3  Thank Michelle L
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9 August 2017|
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Response from Diego C | Reviewed this property |
Which cliff? Lake is surrounded by more than one. Go to google earth and use the tools to calculate distance.