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Lake Athens

Lake Athens is a great place to enjoy fishing, as well as, watersports. At 1800 acres, there is plenty of room for everyone. It has several coves and bays that make it perfect for kayaking or paddleboarding.

The free public access point is located at Lake Athens Marina and RV Park, 5401 Marina Dr, Athens, TX 75752. (903) 675-7275 Learn more about the Marina by clicking HERE.

"This lake is known for largemouth bass in the 3- to 8-pound range but has produced a lake record of 14.19 pounds. Sunfishes provide excellent opportunities for fly fishing anglers and catches up to 10 inches in length are not unusual. Crappie are few in number but are usually of good size. White bass commonly reach 16-18 inches." Texas Parks and Wildlife