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White Rock Lake Park

8300 E. Lawther Drive, Dallas, TX 75218
+1 972-622-7283
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I been to White Rock lake and park, so may time that I lost count. It is nice place to unwind and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ashish K
Great place to run and bike

This is a great place to run and bike. Don't have to worry about cars. Can be a little crowded on... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Deborah and Har... C
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Surrounding the jewel of Dallas, 1,015-acre White Rock Lake, the park is a prime spot for running, hiking, birdwatching, fishing and people-watching.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful lake” (23 reviews)
“bike ride” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
8300 E. Lawther Drive, Dallas, TX 75218
East Dallas
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+1 972-622-7283
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I been to White Rock lake and park, so may time that I lost count. It is nice place to unwind and it is in heart of Dallas, very near to uptown.

Thank Ashish K
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great place to run and bike. Don't have to worry about cars. Can be a little crowded on the weekend. Runners use both sides of the road both ways so it can be tricky on a bike. I'm a cyclist and a...More

Thank Deborah and Har... C
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Reviewed 4 days ago

where the best marathons and picnics happen small quaint lake soccer fields and childrens areas///you will enjoy year around

Thank eae777
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Reviewed 4 days ago

One of my favorite places to get a nice run in near downtown Dallas. The entire loop around the lake is 9 miles and it is on a nice running path. Bikers can be a little annoying as they often ride too fast for a...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lake was very nice. Lots of people there and not over crowded feeling. Kayaked and played in water some. Very enjoyable..will be visiting again

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love to spend some time at white rock lake feeling the breeze and relaxing spending time with myself and family.

Thank Jacqueline D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t be fooled by the “Escape from the...” line of the title suggesting that any of us can escape from the underlying materialistic ethos of our culture. The pursuit of capital costs time & energy, resulting in fatigue, worry, & stress. However, irrespective of these...More

Thank John H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have always loved White Rock Lake, I have a special fondness for it since I grew up near here. Although you can drive all the way around the lake, I think the best ways to enjoy it are either running around it (it's about...More

Thank giorgio11
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Reviewed 1 week ago

wonderful to have a big beautiful lake in the heart of a big city to sit, walk, relax and enjoy the scenery

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We rented Lime bikes and rode around the lake. It was a very nice ride and not overly challenging. It was extremely hot so thank goodness there were drinking fountains throughout the ride. It was a clean environment. The only negative was the lack of...More

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Lee J
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Response from JTHEDIESEL | Reviewed this property |
yes...no problem
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January 22, 2018|
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Response from Patti J | Reviewed this property |
No, day time use only
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Will M
September 9, 2017|
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Response from Five_Aces_Tx | Reviewed this property |
I've never seen fishing equipment for rent out there and didn't really have much luck the one time I took my kids fishing there but that was probably user error. Other people fish out there and have had success.
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