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Lake Texoma: Beaches & Places To Swim

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Lake Texoma: Beaches & Places To Swim


During the Summer months, Lake Texoma offers various beaches and places to swim. After a long day of boating and fishing, why not take a nice swim in the refreshing waters of the lake? Or, maybe you desire to take your family to swim and have a picnic afterward. No matter the occasion, Lake Texoma has plenty to offer!


Can you swim in Lake Texoma?


Lake Texoma offers numerous coves to swim in on the Oklahoma and Texas side of the lake. Deeper lake swimming is also an option off the boat side in different locations of the lake waters. Although cove swimming provides a better experience away from lake traffic.


Is swimming an option near Eisenhower State Park?


Near Eisenhower State Park, there are plenty of places to swim and exit the waters. In some situations, there is a distance of walking required to access the swimming areas. There are also some cave areas near the water located near the park. Eisenhower State Park is sited at 50 Park Road 20 in Denison, Texas.


Can you swim at Lake Texoma State Park?


During regular operating hours, swimming is an option at Texoma State Park. This park location is highly rated for swimming enjoyment (Google, 2020). There are beaches in the area for your convenience and pleasure. Lake Texoma State Park is located at 6037 US 70 E in Kingston, Oklahoma.


Is swimming available at Island View Park?


Yes, there is swimming available at Island View Park located in Pottsboro, Texas. This swimming location is also rated nicely and is open at 9 am in the mornings. The park is accessible until 8:30 pm during regular operating hours. The park can be accessed at 87426 Preston Bend Road.


Can you swim near camp at Burns Run West Campground?


One of the benefits of Burns Run West Campground is the ability to swim near your lakefront campsite. The location offers a swimming beach, covered playground area, bathrooms, and picnicking areas for your enjoyment. Burns Run West is located at 825 West Burns Run in Cartwright, Oklahoma.


Does Caney Creek Recreation Area Offer Swimming?


Yes, Caney Creek Recreation Area offers access to swimming along with other amenities. Visitors have access to camping, day-use shelter area, boat ramp, nearby dock, and a playground area. The recreational area is located at 7420 Muncrief Road in Kingston, Oklahoma.


Can you swim at Preston Shores Beach?


Another secluded location to swim on Lake Texoma is at Preston Shores Beach. The beach is near Island View Park. Preston Shores is a short distance southwest of Island View. The area is peaceful and quiet, offering an excellent location for family time.


Check Swim Beaches and Sites Ahead of Time


During this time of the virus, it is a magnificent idea to get away with the family and relax. Be sure to check with the desired swimming area you plan to visit. Changes can happen daily when it comes to keeping you and your family safe.


Enjoy Your Summer Cool-Off With A Family Swim Near Lake Texoma!

 



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Lake Texoma Weather Forecast

Monday

Rain Showers Likely

Hi: 77

Monday Night

Rain Showers

Lo: 63

Tuesday

Thunderstorms

Hi: 68

Tuesday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 62

Wednesday

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 73

Wednesday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 61

Thursday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 78

Thursday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 61


Lake Texoma Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 9/21: 615.61 (-1.39)



Lake Texoma Fishing Report from TPWD (Sep. 16)

GOOD. Water lightly stained; 82-86 degrees; 0.68 low. Striped bass and white bass are good on live bait and topwater baits when fish are near the surface. Diving birds are marking feeding schools on the surface throughout the lake. Use sonar to mark schools along the river channel and flats. Schools are constantly moving with the bait. Largemouth bass are fair fishing Texas-rigged plastic worms and diving crankbaits in 16-28’ with some fish being caught in shallow water early in the morning. Top waters, chatter baits, and poppers are catching fish in these shallow areas. Crappie are fair on minnows by boathouses, timber and brush piles in 15-25’. Catfish are fair on cut bait, prepared bait, and live bait.