Local Attractions

Lake Athens Marina & RV Park has many local attractions nearby.   Here are some of the best attractions in and near Athens, TX.

Lake Athens

At Lake Athens you can enjoy RV Camping, fishing, kayaking, watersport activities or just taking in scenic views from the bank.  

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (TFFC) combines visitation and outdoor education with a production fish hatchery. Its mission is to provide an educational, entertaining visitor experience that promotes freshwater sport fishing and the enhancement, conservation and stewardship of aquatic resources in Texas.    

Texas Freshwater Fisheries

NY-TX Zipline Adventures

For sky high zip lining adventures and thrills check out NY-TX Zipline where you are sure to find fun for the whole family.

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Athens Scuba Park

An all-inclusive facility that provides sales, service, classes and travel. Athens Scuba Park has lots of sunken wrecks and 11 diving docks.

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East Texas Arboretum & Botanical Society

One hundred acres of wooded beauty, trees, flowers, and wildlife await your discovery at the East Texas Arboretum.

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Henderson County Regional Fair Park Complex

The Henderson County Fair Park hosts rodeos, concerts, horse shows, livestock shows and more!  Check their calendar for upcoming events.

Attractions Fair Park

Canton Trade Days

What started more than a century ago as a flea market has become home to some of the most exciting, cutting-edge home furnishings, antiques and collectibles that can be found anywhere.

Attractions Canton Trade


Athens Guide Service - Lake Athens Bass Fishing

Guide: Jim Brack



Jim Brack



Johnny on the Fly 

Johnny Martinez – Instructor – Guide.

Johnny offers Sport Fly Fishing Trips and instruction for Large Mouth Bass, Crappie, Bluegill, Spotted bass, Striped bass, Sand Bass and Hybrid Bass.  He will customize trips to Fishers skill levels or desired target Species.

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Local Wineries and Brewing

Below are our amazing local Wineries and Brewing Co. Check out their websites to find out dates and times for tastings and events.


Texas Lake Adventures - Greg Carpenter

Pontoon Boat Rentals  903-804-3733


Pontoon Rental

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