Abundance Of Natural Resources
With an abundance of natural resources, Marshall residents and visitors have no problem staying active. Lake O’ The Pines is known as one of the most beautiful lakes in Northeast Texas. The lake is an ideal destination for fishing as well as boating, swimming and camping.
Caddo Lake is one of two natural lakes in Texas. It spans nearly 20 miles and is home to a diverse ecosystem. Cypress swamps, bayous, alligators, Spanish moss and exotic bird life are among the scenic wonders of Caddo Lake. Guided fishing tours are recommended. Caddo Lake State Park in Karnack offers recreational opportunities including hiking trails, canoe rentals and more.
Area recreational facilities include the Oak Lawn Golf Course, West Travis Street Park, and Airport Park, a municipal sports complex with 10 well-maintained playing fields.