Canton, TX, is a charming town known for its picturesque countryside scenery and legendary First Monday Trade Days flea market. Mill Creek Ranch Resort calls this town home and stands out from other East Texas resorts with award-winning facilities that perfectly blend the area’s natural beauty. Enjoying a picnic is one of the most delightful ways to embrace the distinctive East Texas charm. Find your ideal picnic area from this guide by Mill Creek Ranch Resort.
Find a Dreamy Picnic Area From Our 7 Favorite Spots
1. Find Your Ideal Picnic Area at Our RV Parks in Canton, TX
The picnic benches at Mill Creek Ranch Resort make for an ideal picnic area. Our Canton, TX, RV parks are state-of-the-art and have won awards like Good Sam Top RV Park Award. Choose from pull-through or back-in RV sites featuring premium amenities like Wi-Fi, a complimentary fire ring with a bundle of firewood, showers, laundry facilities, and restrooms. We also have stunning cottage rentals, if that’s more your style, where you can enjoy a picnic using the patio, barbecue gas grill, and fire ring.
2. Cherry Creek Park Is a Lovely Picnic Area
You’ll easily find a perfect family picnic area with many picnic tables and grills on-site. There are also lovely nature trails, an 18-hole frisbee golf course, and a wildlife observation deck.
3. Enjoy a Picnic at Old City Lake Park
This is another great area in Canton, TX, to enjoy a peaceful picnic. There are picnic areas, a playground, volleyball courts, baseball fields, soccer fields, swimming, bank fishing, and lighted tennis courts to enjoy.
4. Unwind at Canton City Lake “Mill Creek Reservoir”
This is a lovely picnic area where you can enjoy fishing, sailboating, and swimming. Keep an eye on people swimming because there is no lifeguard on duty. You can get your boat permit from the Canton Police Department.
5. Take a Trip to Tyler State Park
This wonderful Texas state park is just a little over a half-hour drive from Mill Creek Ranch Resort. Some popular attractions include fishing, swimming, geocaching, bird watching, and exploring nature trails. There are also some lovely picnic areas!
6. Find a Dreamy Picnic Area at Lake Tawakoni State Park
This Texas state park is just a half-hour drive from Mill Creek Ranch Resort. Have a fun day of fishing from either the 37,879-acre reservoir or the kid pond.
7. Catch an Award-Winning Fish at Lake Fork
Lake Fork has held 34 of the top 50 largemouth bass caught in the great state of Texas. Enjoy a lovely picnic while you’re in the area. Maybe you’ll be the 35th record holder!