Pool is a 7,470-acre lake
along Dallas/Tarrant Counties line, that impounds water
from Mountain Creek. Parks include Loyd, Britton, and Lynn
Creek. Cedar Hill State Park offers lakeside activities
on more than 2,000 northshore acres. Excellent fishing with
lake record largemouth bass 10.76 lb. Reservoir accessible
from Arlington, Dallas, Grand Prairie and Waxahachie.
Hill State Park
From I-20: FM 1382 S 4.5 mi; from US 67: FM 1382 W 2.5 mi.
On Joe Pool Lake. Wheeled camper and tent sites 355 w/elec
& water, limit 14 days. Primitive tent areas 20, limit
14 days. Dump sta, fl toilets, showers, fishing tackle rental,
bait, playground, picnic tables. Swim-lake; fish, boat ramp,
ice, groc, snack bar, park naturalist, nature trails, bicycle
trails, scenic views. Penn Farm Agricultural History Center