Lake Dallas is in Denton County approximately 30 miles north of Dallas. This small city's location on the shores of Lewisville Lake makes it an ideal home for people who enjoy water sports. Lake Dallas residents can easily travel to Dallas when they want to spend time in a large city.
Family rooms, large yards and game rooms are some of the amenities parents may find in houses with several bedrooms close to schools. A number of houses with five bedrooms are available. Some of the luxury homes in the city have six or seven bedrooms. Amenities of these homes may include properties of more than 30 acres, swimming pools and horse barns. The smallest houses in Lake Dallas have two bedrooms.
Lake Dallas residents who want to enjoy Lewisville Lake can visit Copperas Branch Park approximately two miles away. This park has a beach, a swimming area and picnic tables. Thousand Oaks Park in Lake Dallas has a fishing pond. The playground and picnic tables at City Park make it a good place for a family picnic. This park also has a basketball court and a soccer field.
History lovers and people who enjoy the theater will have a good time attending plays at the Greater Lewisville Community Theatre approximately 6 miles away in Lewisville. The theater is in a building that was built in 1885. People can learn about Denton County's history at the Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum approximately 10 miles away in Denton.
A shark, an octopus and seahorses are some of the types of marine life visitors can see at the SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium approximately 14 miles away in Grapevine.
Grocery stores less than 7 miles from Lake Dallas include Albertsons in Corinth and Kroger in Highland Village.
Lake Dallas residents who work in Dallas can take Denton County Transit Authority trains from Denton and then transfer to Dallas Area Rapid Transit trains to downtown Dallas. Those who are traveling for business or leisure can fly or take a train. Dallas Love Field is approximately 27 miles from Lake Dallas, and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is approximately 16 miles away. Lake Dallas is approximately 30 miles from the Amtrak station in Dallas.
Public schools in Lake Dallas are part of the Lake Dallas Independent School District. The district has two elementary schools, one middle school and one high school. Denton has a few private schools.