A playground of water and Texas Friendly People await you at Lake Sam Rayburn
Located in The Texas Forest Country is the largest lake in the State of Texas. Towering pine forests line her banks. Her surface water gives an area over 114,000 acres of play. Lurking below the surface is world class fishing. Along her shores you can find beaches, wildlife and Texas Friendly People.
Locals sum her up with just one word……Rayburn.
Located on her southern shores in northern Jasper County an area called Rayburn awaits you. Stocked with over 80 hotel rooms, cabins, home rentals, campgrounds, restaurants, fishing tackle, shopping, fuel, launch ramp, pavilion, fish hatchery and an 18 hole golf course and country club await your visit.
What better way to enjoy a Texas Summer, a vibrant fall colors, a get away from the cold winter or a green lush spring than at Lake Sam Rayburn.
Rayburn is known for great boating pleasure with a wide open lake for skiing, jet ski’s, pontooning and just enjoying a pleasant boat ride.
Rayburn is also famous as one of the top 15 bass fishing lakes in the nation with various environments for fishing. Rayburn is the host lake to the largest amateur fishing tournament in the nation, the Big Bass Splash. Rayburn is the home of the East Texas Fish Hatchery.