Buffalo Springs Lake

9999 High Meadow Road
Lubbock, TX 79404

The entire family can enjoy fishing, waterskiing, hiking, picnic and camping areas, horseshoe pits, volleyball courts, horse trails and a 9-hole golf course during your visit. A party house is also available for group functions. Call for gate fees.

Lake Alan Henry

65 miles south of Lubbock

Lake Alan Henry is a reservoir built by the City of Lubbock that provides an outstanding recreational area for fishing, skiing, hunting and other outdoor activities. Camp on primitive sites overlooking the lake, and hike its rugged trails. Fishermen will enjoy one of the premier bass fishing lakes in Texas, and hunters can participate in hunting opportunities throughout the year. Situated on the South Fork of the Double Mountains Fork of the Brazos River, the lake extends 11 miles between the rocky sides of the river channel and features 56 miles of shoreline.

Llano Estacado Lake/Buddy Holly Recreation Area

North University Ave. and Canyon Lakes Drive
Lubbock, TX 79415

Come visit one of Lubbock's historic parks named after Buddy Holly. This park provides a serene setting with a waterfall and plenty of shade. Stretch your legs out and take a stroll down the 1.8-mile walking track or bring out the fishing rod and enjoy a gorgeous Lubbock afternoon. The park features benches, Fiesta Plaza, fishing, Landwer Party House, picnic area, restrooms, Quest Memorial Grove, Quest Memorial Fountain, a waterfall and walking track (1.8 miles).