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Joe Pool Lake

FM 1382 and Interstate 20, Cedar Hill, TX 75106
972 299 2227
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Ranked #2 of 5 attractions in Cedar Hill
Type: Bodies of Water
Most recent review
- Jun 26, 2014
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

The park was an excellent location for the family reunion. The pavilion was a nice size, we were right on the lake, near the bathrooms and playground. Parking was close by and the atmosphere and the cleanliness of the park was just perfect! We also was able to enjoy the concert that was out in the park, in a different... More

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Mansfield, Texas, United States
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Family friendly to party cove. There's fun for everyone. Two beaches for family/ friendly fun. It's not a huge party lake like lewisville. You can either be in the cove to party if you want or enjoy family time away from it.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

The park was decently laid out. There were plenty of picnic tables and the view of the lake was pleasant. That being said... The lake was DIRTY! I would not let my kid swim in it. Our picnic also was raided by ants, but can't fault the park for that. Overall, it is a nice place for a picnic, but... More

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Texas
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79 attraction reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

This place is just beautiful! There is something for everybody. There's a nice marina, a wonderful park with lots of camping and barbqueing facilities. Great beach as well.

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DeSoto, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

Good place to go on a nice cool summer night! Food's okay, but sitting out on the water can be very relaxing while listening to the band play.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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17 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Joe Pool Lake is one of the newest bodies of water in the metroplex area. It offers a wide range of recreation from boating, fishing, skiing, fishing, etc.... There are camp grounds in the area. There is also a marina on the lake with a restaurant, fishing barge etc...

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

At the Marina an the west side of this huge lake, there is a Marina with a resturant named "Oasis". This is a must do place to go.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

Grew up on a lake in northeastern Oklahoma, actually on an island in the lake , so I guess I was an islander and I have the tendency to compare and realize it isn't fair but I am predjudice and can not help it...

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midcities
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5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

If you have a group, tough to beat this place. Rent a cabin! Water, room to run/explore. Kids of all ages have a blast here.

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Cedar Hill, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

There is great camping; there is a store not too far to get to, and if just had to go there is all kinds of shops & restaurants within 3 miles of the park at Uptown Mall and there is a 24 hr Wal-mart.

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