Lake Conroe

The Online Guide to Lake Conroe, Texas

Welcome to Lake Conroe!

Lake Conroe is a 21,000-acre lake in Montgomery County, Texas. The local cities surrounding the lake are Conroe, Montgomery, and Willis. The lake runs along the wonderful Sam Houston National Forest. The lake has an overall good water quality, seeing an average depth of 20.5 feet and a maximum depth of 75 feet.

This is the most beautiful lake in Texas with the shoreline decorated by tall pine trees. There is great fishing, camping, and hiking around the lake. This is a paradise for anyone that loves the outdoors.

Around the lake are various campgrounds, parks, trails and other recreational areas. Lake Conroe is frequented by anglers and boaters from all across the country.


Find out everything you need to know about the beautiful parks around Lake Conroe.


All the camping information you need can be found right here.


Get information on where to store or launch your boat right here.

RV Parks

If you are looking for information on the RV Parks that are around Lake Conroe, we can help.


The best camping on the lake can be found at the Cagle Recreation Area Campground. This campground is located on the north end of the lake, but is well worth the drive.


If you want to stay near the south end of the lake, but want to get out for the day just stop by Lake Conroe Park. This is a great day-use park to experience Lake Conroe.

Margaritaville Lake Conroe

Welcome to Paradise! This resort is a wonderful way to get out and enjoy a relaxing few days at the lake. Whether you golf, boat, swim, or just want to spend time at the relaxing pool, you will love Margaritaville Lake Conroe.

Find out more information about the best resort to relax and have fun at on Lake Conroe.

More Lake Conroe Information

The lake’s controlling authority is San Jacinto River Authority (SJRA). Two-thirds interest in the lake is owned by the City of Houston and the remaining interest is owned by the SJRA. Extending about 21 miles in length, the lake includes 5,000 acres that span into Sam Houston National Forest.

Conceived in 1970 to serve as Houston’s alternate water supply, the lake was completed in January 1973 and filled on October 31, 1973. Since that time, it has been a popular stop for recreation. Lake Conroe is popular for fishing, particularly its well-known largemouth bass. Other popular fish species include bluegill, channel catfish, white bass and hybrid striped bass. Channel catfish are the most abundant species in the lake.

Enjoy Lake Conroe, Texas!