Beautifully surrounded by the Pineywoods of East Texas, Lufkin and Angelina County are filled with surprises for all ages. Discover how surprisingly convenient we are to major cities like Houston, Dallas, Tyler, San Antonio and Austin (view the map), and explore our area's unique opportunities for fun weekend trips, regional conventions and meetings, or a home unlike any you have ever had.
With a population quickly approaching 40,000 people, it's surprising how Lufkin remains peaceful and quaint while serving as a regional hub for retail shopping, medical facilities, industry, government and much more. Lufkin's regional HUB status provides its citizens with amenities that are unmatched by communities of its size as are illustrated in the "Top Ten Reasons To Retire In Lufkin" list
Ellen Trout Zoo/Lake/Park
Sunday-Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
4yrs and up, fee; Children under 4 yrs. old, free