Recreation & Entertainment

Aquatic Center


 

 

Fishing/Hunting


We are surrounded by three area lakes, Hubbard Creek Lake, Lake Daniel, and Possum Kingdom Lake, they are popular for their bass, catfish, and crappie.

Breckenridge offers some of the best hunting in the State. Seasonal game: white-tailed deer, quail, dove, and wild turkey; we also offer year round hunting for feral hogs and squirrels.

For more information on the lakes, click on the names below:

  1. Hubbard Creek
  2. Lake Daniel
  3. Possum Kingdom

Lakes


Hubbard Creek Lake

Located about 5 miles W of Breckenridge and about 50 miles NE of Abilene On Hubbard Creek, Sandy Creek and Brushy Creek within Stephens County. Hubbard Creek Lake's surface area covers about 15,000 acres and depth is 60 feet maximum.

Species of Fish:

  • Blue Gill
  • Channel, Flathead & Blue Catfish
  • Freshwater Drum
  • Largemouth Bass
  • White Crappie
  • White Bass

For More Information: hubbardcreek.lakesonline.com

View or Download the 2011 Survey Here

Boat Ramp Locations

A. Mile-Long Bridge
West of Breckenridge on US 180 at the west end of the bridge
TPWD ramp operated by West Central Texas Municipal Water District (325) 673-8254

B. Peeler Park
West of Breckenridge on US 180 a few miles west of the bridge
TPWD ramp operated by West Central Texas Municipal Water District (325) 673-8254

C. Game Warden Slough
From US 183, take County Road 274 to County Road 277 and go right to boat ramp. From US 180, take FM 3099 to CR 277 and follow to boat ramp.  West side of the dam.
TPWD ramp operated by West Central Texas Municipal Water District (325) 673-8254

D.  Village Inn
From US 180, take FM 3099 to Village Inn turnoff.
Privately operated (254) 559-3472

E. Three G's
From US 180, take FM 2231 to ramp
Privately operated (254) 559-3374

F. Bridgeview
On US 180 at east end of mile-long bridge
Privately operated (254) 559-8582

G. Paul Prater Landing
Off FM 3099 at south end of dam. Turn at Wal-Mart and go 4.5 miles.
Breckenridge Chamber of Commerce (254) 559-2301

 

Lake Daniels

US 183 north from Cisco or south from Breckenridge to FM 576.  On Gonzales Creek within Stephens County about 65 miles NE of Abilene and about 10 miles S of Breckenridge. Surface area covers about 950 acres and depth is 42 feet maximum.

City of Breckenridge (254) 559-8287

Species of Fish:

  • Channel Catfish
  • Crappie
  • Largemouth Bass
  • Sunfish

 

Possum Kingdom Lake

Located about 31 miles East of Breckenridge and about 52 miles West of Mineral Wells. Possum Kingdom Lake surface area covers about 15,588 acres and the depth is 145 feet maximum.

Species of Fish:

  • Largemouth Bass
  • White Crappie
  • Striped & White Bass
  • Channel & Blue Catfish

 

 

Parks


 

 

Museums


We have 3 museums; Swenson Memorial Museum and JD Sandefer Oil Annex located in downtown, and the Breckenridge Aviation Museum located at Stephens County Airport.

 

The National Theatre


The National Theatre is ran by the Friends of Historic Breckenridge.
You can go to their website www.friendsofhistoricbreckenridge.com or visit them on their facebook page by clicking here.