Eagle Mountain Lake
Eagle Mountain Lake is one of the most beautiful lakes in North Texas, spanning almost 8,700 acres. This recreational lake is great for fishing, skiing, wakeboarding, relaxing and recreational boating. There are numerous parks located around the lake, and great hiking trails, too, mostly within Eagle Mountain Park. Eagle Mountain Lake is also known for its beautiful lake homes: Just 15 miles north of downtown Fort Worth, it offers some of the best lake living near the city, amid numerous hills, bluffs and mountains that offer up fantastic views of the water.