Fort Boggy State Park
Things to Do
Swimming, fishing, hiking and mountain biking are allowed. There is a boat ramp and the lake (approximately 15 acres) is open to small boats, canoes, kayaks, etc. The park also has a day use group pavilion, that can be reserved.
The park offers a variety of educational opportunities. Check the calendar for upcoming events or contact the park for special tours.
Ask about the Junior Ranger Explorer Packs available for free checkout at the park!
This park participates in the Angler Education “Tackle Loaner Program"; individuals can borrow rods, reels and tackle boxes with hooks, sinkers and bobbers.
Nearby points of interest include Fort Parker State Park; Texas State Railroad; Old Fort Parker (operated by the city of Groesbeck); Confederate Reunion Grounds State Historic Site; and the cities of Rusk, Palestine and Fairfield (where the Freestone County Museum in the century-old jail is located).