Lake Athens

Location: Athens, Texas

Size: 1,799 acres 

Created : 1962

Slot Limit: 14-21 inches

Lake Record: 14.19 Largemouth Bass

Lake Athens History

Home of Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center

Lake Athens in Beautiful East Texas

Come enjoy a day on the water in beautiful East Texas!


Athens has a healthy population of bass

This East Texas lake has some red hot fishing action year round!

Where To Stay

Kick back and relax after a day of fishing

Camp out at Lake Athens or stay near by in Athens, Texas


See whats going on at Lake Athens

Visit the TPWD Freshwater Fisheries Center.

Lets Go Catching!

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