Bachman Lake

Bachman Lake is a 205-acre city lake, located in northwest Dallas on the north side of Love Field Airport. Featured amenities include a 5k hike and bike trail (3.08 miles), picnic areas, a pavilion, boating, Bachman Recreation Center and indoor aquatic center.
Landscape& Features
  • Plenty of water fountains and benches are available, and a restroom facility is on the south side.
  • This trail is paved with a mixture of concrete and asphalt and runs through park land around Bachman Lake.
  • There is an exercise circuit with 16 stations positioned along the trail.
  • As the trail meanders along the northern bank, you may see various species of geese and ducks, a grove of bald cypress trees, or sculling on the lake.
  • The southern bank of the lake offers a close-up view of airplanes landing at and taking off from Love Field Airport.