Possum Kingdom State Park
Things to Do
With more than 300 miles of shoreline, clear blue water, and many scenic coves; visitors can swim, boat, fish, ski, scuba dive, and snorkel. The park also offers camping, picnicking, hiking, biking, nature study, and air-conditioned cabins.
P.K.S.P. Store & Marina (940/549-5612) rents non-motorized boats: canoes, and row boats, as well as wakeboards, kneeboards, skis and tubes. They also offer a wide variety of supplies, convenience items, water/fishing supplies, and slip rentals.
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!
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."
Some nearby points of interest include Fort Richardson State Park, Historic Site & Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway; Lake Mineral Wells State Park; Lake Arrowhead State Park; and Lake Brownwood State Park.