The town of Lake Whitney, located in central Texas just 90 minutes from Dallas, is a veritable summer playground for the whole family. A vacation home in this stunning western town is the perfect way to explore everything the area has on offer – from the obvious water activities on the lake itself to a surprising array of cultural experiences. Rent a cabin on the lake, relax and let yourself be charmed by the official “Getaway Capital of Texas.”
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The Weather near Lake Whitney
This is the climate diagram near Lake Whitney. In the next 6 months, July will have higher average temperatures. However, temperatures can go lower than 36° near Lake Whitney in January. The rainiest month is May while the driest month is July.
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Get to know Texas’s more recent past with antique shops and museums
Though known for its exciting array of watersports, Lake Whitney also offers plenty of opportunities for cultural exploration. A number of old churches and antique shops, as well as the Texas Heritage Museum, provide an easy way to transport yourself to the past. Car buffs won’t want to miss the Clifton Classic Chassis Auto Museum which houses a collection of 50s and 60s hot rods.
Lake Whitney is also home to one of Texas’s few wineries, the family-run Red Caboose Winery. Known for its commitment to sustainability and environmentally-friendly practices, you can visit them in Clifton for a taste of their award-winning wines. Choose your favorite to bring back to your rental cabin for a relaxing lakefront sip.
Take a walk through prehistory at Dinosaur Valley State Park
The lake itself is a great place for children to blow off steam while engaging in outdoor adventure, but if you’re willing to venture a little further afield, Dinosaur Valley State Park is fun for the whole family. This region was once home to these massive prehistoric creatures, and a visit to the park lets you quite literally walk in their footsteps.
Budding archaeologists will also love fossil hunting along the lake’s shores. The area is rife with ancient fossils, interesting stones and petrified wood. Just remember not to take anything besides photographs back to the vacation home with you!
Lake Whitney is a liquid playground for all ages
One of the best parts about a Lake Whitney cabin is the ease with which you can experience the lake itself. Renting a cabin on the lake gives you fast access to everything this watery playground has to offer. Whether you’re into canoeing, kayaking, jet-skiing, swimming, wakeboarding or simply sitting on the dock with a good book, Lake Whitney has you covered.
Fishermen will be particularly enchanted by the bass fishing in Lake Whitney which is widely recognized as among the world’s best. Indeed, the lake hosted the world’s very first bass fishing tournament back in 1955. Hire a local guide to be sure you discover the hidden hot-spots.
Information about vacation rentals near Lake Whitney
|🏡 Vacation rentals||63 properties|
|💳 Possible discounts||up to 26%|
|🌙 Nightly prices starting at||$66|
|⭐ Popular amenities||Pets allowed, Fishing and Pool|
|🐾 Pet friendly accommodations||23 properties|
|🏊 Vacation rentals with pools||6 properties|
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the average nightly price for a vacation rental near Lake Whitney?
The price of a night's stay near Lake Whitney starts at $66. If you are looking for a house rental, the nightly price is $448 on average. A cabin Lake Whitney will cost $245 per night on average.
How many vacation rentals are available for booking near Lake Whitney?
Currently there are 63 rentals to choose from for your upcoming vacation.
What are the most popular amenities for vacation homes near Lake Whitney?
Three most popular amenities for home rentals near Lake Whitney include accommodations with: Pets allowed, Fishing, and Pool.
Are pets allowed in vacation homes near Lake Whitney?
If traveling with a dog near Lake Whitney, 37% of vacation rentals are pet-friendly.
What are the best months to travel to Lake Whitney?
If looking for a vacation home near Lake Whitney, consider that rainy season is usually in May or March, with July often being the driest.
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