Richland Chambers Lake is a Y Shaped lake located within the City of Corsicana, just one hour south of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex on I-45, this lake is considered one of Texas’ “Best Kept Secrets.” Built in the late 1980s, the lake is controlled by the Tarrant Regional Water District, and is fed by two creeks, both Richland and Chambers. The area around Richland Chambers Lake is booming, but still under-developed. It’s the best time ever to take advantage of this secluded Texas Lake.
330 Miles of Shoreline
Serves as water supply for Tarrant County
3rd Largest Lake in Texas
Youngest lake in Texas
Located in Navarro County & Freestone County
Richland Chambers Lake Public Facilities
Richland Chambers Public Access Facilities – TX Parks & Wildlife
Midway Landing (Public Boat Ramp)
Oak Cove Marina – Family owned and operated marina offering motel, RV Park and Campground.
Lake Area Restaurants
Lighthouse Café & Marina
St Elmo Corner Store
Richland Chambers Lake Real Estate
Unlike many Texas Lake Properties, it is possible to purchase land that reaches to the shoreline at Richland Chambers Lake. It is possible to find a beautiful home with a lake view in a country setting, as well as custom homes in new subdivisions. There are roughly 50 areas for building a home around the lake. Most of the Texas Lake Home communities have deed restrictions, home owners associations, and architectural control commitees. Very few areas allow mobile homes. You can find lots on which to build your retirement home, vacation home, or any dream home. Richland Chambers Lake Homes are typically priced from $100,000 to $800,000. At this stage, you can still find breath-taking water-front lots with lake shore vistas for under $100,000!
Richland Chambers Lake Recreational Activities
Sailing on Richland Chambers Lake
Richland Chambers Lake has deep waters that are great for sailing. Sailers enjoy the large East to West expanse on the Richland arm.
Boating on Richland Chambers Lake
Boat ramps are available for public use. Richland Chambers offers Marinas, Boat Rentals, Houseboats, Ski Boats, Pontoon Boats, Slip Rentals, Docks and Boat Ramps.
Boater Safety – Tarrant Regional Water District
Water Sports on Richland Chambers Lake
This Texas Lake is great for water skiing, wakeboarding, tubing, jetskiing, and kneeboarding on a summer day because it’s large and not over-crowded.
Fishing on Richland Chambers Lake
Richland Chambers Lake is an angler’s paradise with largemouth, white, and hybrid striped bass, blue & channel catfish, crappie, small mouth buffalo, and carp. Bass fishing tournaments are held regularly.”Richland-Chambers has one of the best blue catfish populations in the entire state of Texas” (Richard Ott, biologist – Texas Parks and Wildlife).
Fishing Richland Chambers Lake – Texas Parks & Wildlife
Fishing License Information – TX Parks & Wildlife
Fishing Report for Richland Chambers Lake – July 2007
Stocking History – July 2007
Fishing Regulations – TX Parks & Wildlife
Schmidt’s Big Bass Guide Service – Full day and half day bass fishing guides offering lunch and refreshments for your bass fishing enjoyment.
Texas Guide Fishing
Wooded Acres Bait Shop
Current Water Data
Outdoor Articles by Fishing Pro http://Staff.com – Richland Chambers Lake
Waterfowl Hunting – Richland Chambers Lake
Richland Chambers Lake has a special area that serves as a forbidden zone dedicated to waterfowl hunting. Since the lake is located near the Trinity River, it is a natural flyway for waterfowl, offering plenty of ducks & geese for hunters.
Hunting & Fishing Requirements – TX Parks & Wildlife
Hunting License & Permits – TX Parks & Wildlife
Upland Bird Ventures – Offers lodge and hunting packages for Richland Chambers Lake.
Cities Near Richland Chambers Lake
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