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Trapper Tries to Catch Gator After Man Bitten

Date: 10/29/2014 12:08:00 AM

A beautiful, unseasonably cool summer -- and hardly a soul to be seen on Lewisville Lake, a place typically full of people, fun, and water sports this time of year. Maybe there was something better on TV. Maybe it’s just too cool for Texas. Or maybe

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‘True fear’

Denton Record-Chronicle

Date: 10/28/2014 9:18:00 PM

Nightfall sets and fog can be seen by the Lewisville Lake Toll Bridge, appropriately setting the stage as customers come lining up to buy tickets. Patrons walk down a small hill across the parking lot and cross a wooden bridge that will lead them to the maze

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Les Cockrell: Trick-or-treaters invited to Boo Bash on campus

Denton Record-Chronicle

Date: 10/26/2014 10:05:00 PM

For more information, call 940-349-8752. Environmental learning area to host night hike on Friday The Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area will host a night hike from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, according to an event announcement. Registration is required

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I-35E Makeover Enters 2nd Year in Denton County

NBC Dallas-Fort Worth 5

Date: 10/24/2014 5:52:00 PM

Among the most noticeable changes is the area over Lewisville Lake where AGL said 195 of the 310 drill shafts are now in place to construct a new bridge over the lake. They plan to set beams for the structure soon. Perry's 1st Court Appearance Now Set for

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Lewisville Lake Symphony to hold annual fundraiser

Allen American

Date: 10/24/2014 12:13:00 PM

The Lewisville Lake Symphony’s annual fundraiser will center the Broadway classic Phantom of the Opera. “We’ve been planning this event for about six months. It is our only fundraiser for the symphony,” said Diane Busche, symphony spokesperson

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• River: Elm Fork Trinity River
• Surface Area: 29,593 Acres
• Shoreline: 183 Miles
• Length: 6 Miles
• Volume: 436,000 Acre Feet
• Maximum Depth: 67 feet
Lewisville Lake is a reservoir located in North Texas (USA) near the city of Lewisville on the Elm Fork of the Trinity River in Denton County. The lake is primarily used recreationally for boating and watercraft, however, it was built for flood control purposes and to serve as a water source for Dallas and its suburbs.

Lewisville Lake (formerly known as Gaza-Little Elm Reservoir) has many facilities for overnight camping and fishing. There are also a few areas for public hunting of water fowl and feral hogs (archery only).

During the summer months, the lake can become extremely crowded. For a number of years Lewisville Lake was ranked the most dangerous lake in Texas due to the number of accidents and fatalities which occurred. Most of the fatalities were from individuals enjoying the day at the many parks around the lake and going too far out in the water. The number of actual boating accidents on the lake is fairly low. Adding to the danger for boats and other recreational watercraft, the lake contains numerous shallow areas with exposed and submerged trunks and other water hazards.

On the lake, there are five marinas: Eagle Point Marina, Pier 121, Cottonwood Creek Marina, Dallas Cornthian Yacht Club, and Lakeview Marina. and two restaurant/bars - Sneaky Pete's and Charlie's. Charlie's is more of a seasonal place, closed from January through early March.
Party Cove located near the old dam is home to weekend revelers.


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