White Rock Lake

White Rock Lake is one of the most heavily used parks in the Dallas Park system and is the location of many special events and runs.  White Rock Lake offers a variety of active and passive activity options and is one of the best places to experience natural areas and wildlife in an urban setting.
White Rock Lake is a 1,015 acre city lake, located at 8300 East Lawther Drive. (Mapsco 37 B) Featured amenities include:
  • Rental facilities (Winfrey Point and Big Thicket)
  • White Rock Lake Museum
  • Dallas Arboretum
  • Bath House Cultural Center
  • Audubon Society bird watching area
  • Wetland
  • Hike and bike trail (9.33 miles)
  • Dog park
  • Picnic areas
  • Piers
  • Pavilions
  • Special events (marathons)
  • Boating