Is it safe to hike around east texas lakes?

Answer On One Hand: Potential DangersHiking around lakes in East Texas presents potential dangers that are unique to the area. The American alligator is native to East Texas. Most alligators in Texas are ... Read More »

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Will I see snakes hiking around East Texas lakes?

Texas has many species of snakes. Some are water snakes such as the cottonmouth, which is also venomous. Most snakes will try to avoid contact with humans but there is still a chance of seeing one.... Read More »

How many lakes does Texas have?

Texas Parks and Wildlife publishes a list of 177 freshwater lakes in the state. "Texas Bass Fishing" and "Texas Sportsman Magazine" give a number of 6,736 reservoirs with a capacity of 10 acre-feet... Read More »

What are the Highland Lakes in Texas?

The Highland Lakes are a series of lakes at the base of the Texas Hill Country. Inks Lake, Lake Austin, Lake Buchanan, Lake LBJ, Lake Marble Falls and Lake Travis make up the Highland Lakes.Referen... Read More »

Where is Columbia Lakes in Texas?

Columbia Lakes is a resort and convention center located in West Columbia, Texas, approximately 60 miles south of Houston and 25 miles north of the Gulf of Mexico. Columbia Lakes Resort and Convent... Read More »