LUFKIN

Population 30, 791

Altitude 328

General

Heart of East Texas Piney Woods region, home of vast lumber and wood-products industries; access to outdoor recreation in Angelina and Davy Crockett National Forests and huge Sam Rayburn Reservoir. Area produces more than a million board feet of saw timber annually and major volume of pulpwood, from short- and longleaf pines, cypress, hickory, oak, gum, and magnolia.

City parks offer picnicking and outdoor sports including golf, fishing, swimming, and tennis. Sites of historical interest are marked throughout city. Home of Angelina Junior College.

Contact Angelina County Chamber of Commerce at Loop 287 & Chestnut St. for complete details on city and area attractions. Open 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Mon. - Fri., 409/634-6644.

ANGELINA NATIONAL FOREST

DAVY CROCKETT NATIONAL FOREST

ELLEN TROUT ZOO AND PARK

LAKE

MEDFORD COLLECTION OF WESTERN ART

MUSEUM OF EAST TEXAS

TEXAS FORESTRY MUSEUM

Attractions


Forestry museum in Lufkin.

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