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#10889785 - 06/02/15 10:27 AM Camping in texas?
Markac2688 Offline
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Registered: 08/18/09
Posts: 134
Loc: Irving, Tx
I am a Dallas resident wanting to take a group of friends camping for my birthday. Does anyone know if there are any lakes within 3-4hrs of DFW that has dry grounds camping (friday 6/5/15) and decent amount of catfish to fish for ?

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#10889823 - 06/02/15 10:39 AM Re: Camping in texas? [Re: Markac2688]
standalone Offline
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Registered: 12/06/09
Posts: 463
Loc: South of Oklahoma - North of M...
Tawakoni state park or windy point both would be good bets

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#10890415 - 06/02/15 02:31 PM Re: Camping in texas? [Re: Markac2688]
Smithaven Offline
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Registered: 03/23/10
Posts: 1827
Loc: Hurst, Texas
Originally Posted By: Markac2688
I am a Dallas resident wanting to take a group of friends camping for my birthday. Does anyone know if there are any lakes within 3-4hrs of DFW that has dry grounds camping (friday 6/5/15) and decent amount of catfish to fish for ?


Check out Mineral Wells State Park. Huge catfish a plenty. Reservations required. See this link.
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#10890603 - 06/02/15 03:51 PM Re: Camping in texas? [Re: Markac2688]
Allen Bass Fisher Online   content
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Registered: 08/05/04
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Loc: Allen, TX
Purtis Creek. Great campsites. Love that little lake!

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#10891055 - 06/02/15 06:29 PM Re: Camping in texas? [Re: Allen Bass Fisher]
standalone Offline
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Purtis Creek is great for bass and crappie but never have caught many catfish. Great place to camp.
Originally Posted By: Allen Bass Fisher
Purtis Creek. Great campsites. Love that little lake!

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#10893040 - 06/03/15 03:51 PM Re: Camping in texas? [Re: Markac2688]
bush hog Offline
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Registered: 06/12/13
Posts: 2005
Loc: Beckville, TX
If you want to make a trip to East Texas, try Martin Creek State Park. Very nice campgrounds and the lake has a good population of cats.

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