Fishing in Lake Murvaul – Panola County, Texas

Lake Murvaul – Panola County

Lake Murvaul is a popular Texas State Fishing spot suitable for activities such as boating, canoeing, camping, kayaking, fishing, picnicking, swimming and much more. Lake Murvaul is located On Murvaul Bayou in Panola County, 15 miles west of Carthage, Texas. Lake Murvaul has the GPS coordinates: 32.040386, -94.44603. In addition to Lake Murvaul’s amazing beauty and natural history, Lake Murvaul is an ideal getaway for families who enjoy the great outdoors in Texas.

Lake Murvaul is a 3,820-acre impoundment constructed in 1958 on Murvaul Creek in the Sabine River Basin. Structural habitat is mainly inundated timber and natural shoreline features. Native aquatic plant abundance is limited, but hydrilla coverage has increased in recent years and has provided submersed aquatic vegetation habitat. Giant salvinia was found and removed adjacent to a boat ramp on the reservoir.

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Before visiting Lake Murvaul you should contact the local agency for more information. The Direction to Lake Murvaul and weather information can be found by clicking on the Driving Direction link and Weather link in the article. Visitors who have visited Lake Murvaul are encouraged to post reviews of the Lake Murvaul and images they want to share with others.

Parks Close to Lake Murvaul

  • Decker-Hill Park, Panola County, Texas - Located at the north end of the dam. From Texas 315 at Clayton, go south on FM 1970 and turn on FM 1234.
  • Rosie Jones Park, Panola County, Texas - Located uplake at north end of FM 1971 bridge crossing. Take FM 1971 south from Texas 315 near Clayton.
  • Tinkle Park, Panola County, Texas - Located on the south lake shore. From FM 1970, go west on FM 999 to Panola County Rd 176. Turn right at first road after concrete bridge.

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Things To Do:

  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Camping
  • Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Picnicking
  • Swimming

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  • Boat ramps
  • Picnic tables
  • Restrooms

Fish Types:

  • Largemouth bass
  • Crappie
  • Channel catfish
  • Flathead catfish
  • Bluegill & redear sunfish

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GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
Phone number information:
(903) 693-6562

How to get Lake Murvaul:
On Murvaul Bayou in Panola County, 15 miles west of Carthage
Click Here for Driving Direction to Lake Murvaul.
Click Here for Lake Murvaul Weather Forecast.

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