Daingerfield State Park
Things to Do
The park offers picnicking, Swimming Safety Tips), hiking and nature study. Tours may be arranged by special request.boating (5 mph speed limit), fishing, swimming in an unsupervised swimming area (
The park rents paddle boats, canoes, kayaks (single and tandem), hydro bikes and flat bottom boats. Personal flotation devices and paddles are included.
The park offers a variety of educational opportunities; check the calendar for upcoming events or contact the park for special tours.
Get more information on the Civilian Conservation Corps, which helped develop this park and numerous others over 70 years ago, by visiting our CCC page that includes the interactive online exhibits and education resource, “The Look of Nature: Designing Texas State Parks During the Great Depression” and “A New Deal for Texas Parks."
- Interpretive Guide to Daingerfield State Park
- Ask about the Junior Ranger Explorer Packs available for free checkout at the park
Nearby attractions include Lake Bob Sandlin State Park, Atlanta State Park, Caddo Lake State Park, Starr Family Home State Historic Site, Morris County Museum, Wildflower Trails (the third weekend in April), Jefferson Historical Pilgrimage and Mardi Gras Jefferson (February), and the Daingerfield Fall Fest in Daingerfield (second weekend in October).