Just a short 12 minute ride away from Cedar Lodge, Inks Lake State Park provides land and aquatic activities aplenty. With children 12 years or under getting free entrance, family fun is both affordable and enjoyable.
On land, Inks Lake has 9 miles of hiking trails throughout the park. The moderate Pecan Flats is a perfect family hike that has a self-guided tour to give you the most information possible without the need of any assistance. Only 3.3 miles round trip, you and your group can take in the sprawling scenery and learn some interesting tidbits about the wildlife around you.
If you’re looking to rest up and sit down, Ink Lake State Park has plenty of free outdoor picnic areas that can seat up to 40 people. With outdoor grills available, this serves as the perfect home base for everybody to reconvene after exploring the abundant park.
What better way to enjoy a hot summer day than to spend it in the water. Ink Lake gives guests the opportunity to choose what kind of fun they want. You can swim, boat, water ski, fish, and scuba. There’s no excuse not to get wet! They even rent paddle boats, canoes, and kayaks for you to explore the refreshing lake water.
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