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Ray Roberts Lake State Park

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Address: 100 PW 4137, Pilot Point, TX 75228
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+1 940-686-2148

Scenic park great for camping, hiking, swimming and fishing.

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I wish I had a chance to stay longer at the park and make BBQ there since the park is worth an entire-day visit; I had not plenty of time so I just walked around for a couple of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Plano, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lake Ray Roberts is a decent lake. It's well north of Dallas/Ft Worth and Denton. It takes up 29,000 acres of land between Sanger and Pilot Point. The lake was created when a tributary of the Trinity River was dammed up. The state park has three or four points around the lake. The Isle du Bois is probably the largest,... More 

Thank CraftBeers
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I wish I had a chance to stay longer at the park and make BBQ there since the park is worth an entire-day visit; I had not plenty of time so I just walked around for a couple of hours enjoying the view of the lake.

Thank Lucho_M_L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful park . Awesome sunset . We went for a very peaceful bike ride before left in the morning .The bath house was clean and spacious. This was my idea of perfect camping.

Thank Tiffany H
Coppell, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly rangers give accurate directions to camping areas. You can choose your own camping spot, but get there early, because spots with lake views fill up early, and that was on a freezing January weekend! The ranger said that the park is very crowded, actually filled to capacity, on weekends, holidays, and in the summer. It was tidy and clean.... More 

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Anna, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

A large lake that does not have trees jutting up through the surface. Seems to be a popular destination for boaters and campers and has large beech with picnic area. Some sites are right on the lake and park is clean. One marina only which is a couple miles away that rents out a handful of pontoons.

Thank Denise S
Keller, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Ray Roberts is very close to Denton making it quite accessible; however it's not really an escape from the grind. All the trails are paved and there a lot of cyclists. I really didn't feel like I was back in nature while walking on a sidewalk. To each their own, but this park is more for the cyclists than hikers.

Thank chuckg9779
Pilot Point, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a beautiful park, offering a swimming beach, boat launch, campsites - including some with horse corrals, a lounging ring and other equestrian facilities. Linked to a first class improved bike trail, it also ties to the Greenbelt Horse Trail that runs from US 380 to the north end of the lake over some 20+ miles of forested trails.... More 

Thank Moose1195
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Went here on a Sat and camped that night. We stayed at Johnson branch location in the Juniper cove campsite. The area was clean and nicely shaded. There were several other camp sites with no shade so I would avoid if possible. The camping reservation system was new to us but I can break it down simply. Reserve online and... More 

Thank jackbauerTX
Carrollton, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Great. Excellent sites, clean, NEW after floods of 2 years back.. Water is beautiful. Boat ramps are easy access. Fishing is great. Quiet hours are followed and maintained. Place is always clean. Guys do a great job picking up sites. Sites are always clean and ready upon arrival. ONE FLAW. The folks at the front desk are NOT always the... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful lake. Breath taking views. The park and lake are gorgeous. You can walk for miles. Nice place for family outings. We saw fish jumping all afternoon. It was very peaceful afternoon.

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