White Rock Lake has something for everyone: family picnics, bike riding, kayaking, bird watching, running, fishing, and more! More than 2 million visitors enjoy the park each year, and with good reason. There’s something for everyone at White Rock Lake!

General Information:

Park hours, facility rentals, parking and safety information.

In the Park:

There’s so much to do in the park, with scenic picnic sites, newly refurbished playgrounds, hiking, a dog park, and various historic markers to help fill the day.


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A nature-lover’s paradise, White Rock Lake is home to all kinds of wildlife. Come enjoy the great outdoors in the heart of the city.

On the Trail:

White Rock Trail is the crown jewel of Dallas’ trail network and there’s no better way to spend a beautiful day than taking a stroll (or a run) by the lake.

On the Water:

Looking to get on the water? White Rock offers several alternatives for novice and experienced boaters alike.

Points of Interest:

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Don’t miss some of these well-known—and not so well-known—points of interest during your next visit to White Rock Lake.