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Things to do in Walker County

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Park
“Take a walk, go on a picnic, rent a canoe, go fishing, lots of things to do and enjoy.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“There are plenty of hiking trails both close, around the lake and a distance away. please go online to find one that suits your experience level and taste. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“Get some Texas history during your stay. The Statue and visitor's center is just a few minutes North. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“The U.S. Forest Service manages approximately 675,000 acres of public land in Texas. This land is divided into four National Forests in east Texas and the Caddo-Lyndon B. Johnson National Grasslands in northeast Texas. These public lands are administered under multiple-use management to protect and obtain the greatest benefit from all forest resources: recreation, timber, range, fish and wildlife, soil and water and minerals.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Museum
“Great area to visit. Huntsville is home to Texas Department of Criminal Justice and has a great museum showing you the history of Corrections in Huntsville.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 3 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Nice park, very clean, only about a 15 min drive. Has hiking trails, can even kayak!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“A little pricey but they have most everything and it's only 10 minutes away. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
African Restaurant
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“The best home cooking in town. The pie's are to die for. The peanut butter is my favorite. So rich you will have to share a slice.”
  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
Department Store
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Top restaurants

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  • 1 local recommends
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Bakery
“For a great place to grab lunch and enjoy home town folks. THis is the place. The mini pies are to die for. My favorite is the pecan custard.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“Great food, friendly atmosphere and good margaritas! Try the Fajitas Poblano or a Stuffed Avocado!”
  • 1 local recommends
African Restaurant
“The best home cooking in town. The pie's are to die for. The peanut butter is my favorite. So rich you will have to share a slice.”
  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend

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