Address : Houston
Open Hours : Morning to evening.
Distance From Houston : 126 miles
Activites : Camping, birdwatching
Biodiversity : largemouth bass, spotted bass, crappie, white bass, sunfish
Located amid Kingwood, Associa and Humble is Lake Houston, a reservoir on the San Jacinto river that was built in 1953. Lake Houston was originally a dam and was later converted into a resevoir. The lake is now managed by the Texas Park and Wildlife department. Lake Houston also provides a constant water supply to all of the city.
In addition to its impactful history Lake Houston is today home to a wide range of fish that helps to increase the ultility of the lake as well as imporatant aqautic vegetation that help in keeping the river clean. Known for its camping and hiking facilities Lake Houston adds to the beauty and utility of its scenic surroundings.