Daingerfield State Park

Daingerfield State Park

Hike on scenic trails, take a calming dip in a spring-fed lake or picnic under a tall canopy of pines.This peaceful setting harkens back to a time when life was enjoyed at a more leisurely pace.

Things to Do

The park offers picnicking; camping; boating (5 mph speed limit); fishing; swimming in an unsupervised swimming area; hiking; and nature study. Tours may be arranged by special request.

The park features more than $5 million in recent renovations and upgrades. For more information on the new facilities, check our Fees & Facilities or contact the park directly. Also read the June 20, 2011 news release, "Daingerfield State Park to Showcase Host of Improvements."

Equipment Rentals

The park rents paddle boats, canoes, kayaks (single and tandem), hydro bikes and flat bottom boats. Personal flotation and paddles are included.

Ranger Programs

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."

Photo of an Explorer PackAsk about the Junior Ranger Explorer Packs available for free checkout at the park!

Area Attractions

Nearby attractions include Lake Bob Sandlin State Park; Atlanta State Park; Caddo Lake State ParkStarr Family Home State Historic Site; Morris County Museum; Wildflower Trails the third weekend in April; Jefferson Historical Pilgrimage and Mardi Gras Jefferson in February; and the Daingerfield Fall Fest in Daingerfield on the second weekend in October.

455 Park Road 17
Daingerfield, TX 75638

Latitude: 33.010936

Longitude: -94.693999

(903) 645-2921

Make reservations online

Reserve by phone: (512) 389-8900
Reserve by fax

Entrance Fees
  • Adult: $4 Daily
  • Child 12 Years and Under : Free

Open 7 days a week year-round.

Busy Season

Mid-March through Thanksgiving


January average low is 42 degrees. July average high is 94 degrees. First freeze occurs mid-November. Last freeze occurs early April.

National Weather Service forecast for this area

402 feet

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