Murvaul is a rural unincorporated community in south-central Panola County, Texas, United States, on Farm Road 10 and Murvaul Creek, 8 miles south of Carthage. The area was settled in the early 1860s.
The best kept secret in East Texas! Lake Murvaul is located ten miles southwest of Carthage on Murvaul Creek in the Sabine River basin in Panola County three miles south of Clayton and 14 miles north of Timpson. Bring your family to camp or picnic at the Murvaul campground and swim, boat, fish and paddle on the lake.
Lake Murvaul has an excellent and highly utilized largemouth bass fishery. The reservoir received national recognition in the 1960s for its trophy bass production and continues to produce bass over 8 lbs. Management strategies have been developed to take advantage of Murvaul's ability to grow large bass.
The Handbook of Texas also shows the town of Murvaul in the same exact location. My photographs shows all feature here as Murvaul. I found this town in Panola County, on FM-10 at the junction of CR121, 6-miles south of Carthage , 2.5-miles north of Gary , 6-miles southeast of Clayton ."
Aug 28, 2021 · About Lake Murvaul Carthage, Texas. Lake Murvaul sits in Southwest Carthage, Texas. Longview is around an hour away, and Tyler is around an hour and a half away. UT Health Carthage is 19.5 miles away, and the East Texas Regional Airport is 43.7 miles away.
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The Lake Murvaul Park is nestled in the Piney woods of Deep East Texas. The lake is 3,800 acres with a clean swimming area, restrooms, a playground, three fishing piers, a fish cleaning house, and free boat launch ramps.