Marina Recreational Activities

Lake Activities: 

(Daylight hours only, Lifejackets and paddles are included)

CANOES: Paddle to the end of our cove to see the natural rock slide, while water from underground springs drips onto the boaters from the bluffs above. The canoes will carry up to three passengers. $15/hour

KAYAKS: Get your upper body workout or get the whole family together for kayak race! Our sit-on-top kayaks are easy for beginners and carry up to two passengers.  $15/hour

KIDS KAYAKS: Ready, Set, Go! These fast kids kayaks will surely win you first place in your family kayak race.  These kayaks are one passenger and 110 lb weight limit.  $15/hour

PADDLE BOARDS: Enjoy our paddle boards as you explore the scenic cove.  Our paddle boards are for novice to intermediate boarders. $15/hour

Boating Facilities for Guests Only:

covered boat dock

$15/day (includes launching and wet slip)

  • Launch Ramp

  • Covered and Uncovered Boat Slips







  • Use your own equipment - available for sale in gift shop

  • Fishing Licenses - available at the office, rates set by State of Texas

  • Fishing Barn (free to resort guests)

  • Uncovered Boat Dock

  • Covered Boat Dock







Lifejacket Rentals:

$2/day.  Infant to 3x sizes are available at the office.  We encourage all guests to play safe in the water.  

Cliffview Resort Fishing

In our Gift Shop, we have the following fishing supplies available: Rods and Reels, Tackle, Lures, Live Worms, and Assorted Frozen Baits.

Behind the office our Live Minnows are available self-service on the honor system. You may pay in the money box or keep track of your purchases and report them to the office.

Cliffview Fishing Areas

  • Fishing Barn

  • Uncovered Boat Dock

  • Covered Boat Dock

Other Popular Fishing Areas

  • Below the dam on the catwalk

  • Along the bluff at Soldier’s Bluff Park

  • By Boat: Bird Island, Lake Whitney State Park, Towash Creek, Big Rocky Creek, mouth of Little Rocky Creek, Katy Bridge

Sport Fish

  • Bass: Striped Bass, Largemouth Bass (aka Black Bass), Smallmouth Bass, White Bass (aka Sand Bass)

  • Catfish: Channel Cat, Blue Cat, Yellow Cat

  • Crappie

  • Sunfish (aka Perch, Bluegill)

Rough Fish

  • Aligator Gar

  • Drum

  • Buffalo

  • Carp

Visit the Texas Parks and Wildlife to learn more about Lake Whitney fishing.

On-Site Resort Recreational Activities

Near Office

  • Swimming Pool

  • Basketball Court

  • Shuffleboard Court

  • Jenga

  • Checkers

  • Corn Hole

  • Giant Yahtzee

  • Tic-Tac-Toe

  • Flag Football

  • Farkle

  • Chess

  • Gift Shop

Near Cabins

  • Play Area with Sandbox

  • Ping Pong House

  • Horseshoe Pits

  • Climbing Dome

  • Pirate Ship

  • Tire Swing