A child in a water slide enjoying Places To Swim In Texas.

When summer rolls around in Texas, it can get hot. That’s why it’s always a good idea to seek out a waterpark, swimming pool, lake, or river to cool off and still have fun on your vacation. If you have an eye on East Texas, there are more than enough places to swim here, and you can find some of the best lodgings around Mill Creek Ranch Resort. Here’s where you can cool off at the best places to swim in East Texas.

Splash Kingdom Paradise Island

The closest and best waterpark in East Texas is Splash Kingdom Paradise Island. This waterpark has everything your family needs: towering water slides, a lazy river, a wave pool, and more water attractions. The park also offers food and drinks, and you can buy a cooler pass to keep your drinks cold while you lounge by the pool.

Grand Saline Community Pool

Another nearby swimming pool is the Grand Saline Community Pool. This public pool is open Monday through Saturday, Monday from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., and Tuesday through Saturday from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. There is a small fee to pay to get in. Admission is $1 for ages 1-3 and $4 for ages above four.

Canton City Lake “Mill Creek Reservoir”

This is a small but nearby lake that is open to the public for swimming. It’s important to note that there is no lifeguard on duty. The lake is located near downtown Canton, so you can cool off in the lake and then explore Canton while you are there.

Stay Cool In Texas

You’ll feel great even on Texas’ hottest days at East Texas’ best places to swim. By booking directly with Mill Creek Ranch Resort, you’ll be on your way to one of the best summer vacations in recent memory. Immerse yourself in East Texas’s raw beauty and charm by booking your stay with Mill Creek Ranch Resort.