Whitney is small in Texas town just 3 miles away from Lake Whitney, a beautiful and popular lake that attracts many for its boating, fishing, and water sport activities.
Lake Whitney's clear blue water and sandy shoreline make it ideal for people to enjoy various activities both in and out of the water. As well as boating, water skiing, swimming, camping, wildlife, sight-seeing and birdwatching fishing and scuba diving are particularly popular. Fisherman hope to catch Striped Bass, White Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Crappie, Sunfish and Catfish. Scuba divers can enjoy a variety of diving spots including a small rock island, perfect for marine life. You can canoe down the Brazos River away from Lake Whitney and explore further afield. Bird lovers will know that this area is in the North American Flyaway with hundreds of birds to look out for, once of which being the Bald Eagle. Whitney Area Museum in Whitney Town is another attraction for those wishing to learn more about local history.
Spring and summer is the best time to visit for activities on the lake.
Located an hour south of Fort Worth, Lake Whitney is the official getaway capital of Texas. Covering 35 miles with sparkling water, Lake Whitney is an outdoor paradise that makes it the ideal vacation spot. Cabin rentals near Lake Whitney provide the perfect place to explore complete with a boat ramp and swimming pool. Considered one of the best places to go boating in Texas, you’ll experience the best in boating adventures with something for everyone. Bask in the sun near the water, hop on a jet ski and zip across the lake or hang out on a deck boat with family and friends. Find vacation rentals near Lake Whitney to help you make the most of this lakeside oasis. Enjoy a pet-friendly vacation home near hiking trails and fishing at Lake Whitney State Park.
Keep your feet on the ground and test your navigational skills with geocaching. This modern-day treasure hunt, will take you on an adventure exploring the terrain for hidden objects using GPS. Lake Whitney cabin rentals provide the ultimate lake getaway whether you want to relax or stay active.