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Tool at Cedar Creek Lake

With 2,240 residents, Tool Texas is located on State Highway 274 along the western shore of Cedar Creek Lake. Tradition has it that Tool was once named Hog Fork but it was later renamed for George Tool, who in 1905 had the first store there. More information about Tool Texas s available at ToolTexas.org.

Tool News and Community


Cedar Creek Lake Chamber of Commerce awards banquet to be held at Cedar Creek Country Club

The 2015 Cedar Creek Lake Area Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet is slated for March 16 at Cedar Creek Country Club. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.  In announcing this year’s banquet theme, chamber President, Jo Ann Hanstrom, explained...

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Lone Star Marina in Tool offers full service; owners want to lease out old Tiki Hut restaurant, club

Lone Star Marina in Tool offers one of the few boat launching sites on Cedar Creek Lake these days. The drought has lowered the lake to the point that many boat launches are inoperable until the lake fills up again. It is now almost five feet...

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Unhappy with local elected officials?; run for office in city, school district government elections May 9

Candidate filings for city council and school board seats began Jan. 28 on Cedar Creek Lake. Cities and school districts must call general local elections by Feb. 27, the deadline for candidates to file for elected office. Local governing...

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No-kill feline shelter for homeless cats, kittens opening in Kaufman County

Kaufman County Cats, Inc. is forming to provide a no-kill, nonprofit haven for homeless cats and kittens. Animal advocates Lynn Ackerman, Sharon Cruz and Linda Raflowiotz will serve as directors of the new group. The trio already completed Texas...

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Tool voters could see liquor issue on May ballot; petition to be circulated

A petition will be circulated in the City of Tool to determine if the sale of mixed beverages in restaurants and the sale of liquor in package stores will be on the May ballot. Tool officials sent an email to residents on their...

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Tool Real Estate


Rustic and Lakey with Gameroom

$325,000 Waterfront

Cute, lakey and spacious describe this architecturally unique lake home. With two big living areas, huge kitchen and expansive outdoor deck overlooking wide open water, this home epitomizes what lake living is all about-relaxing and having fun,...

Motivated Sellers...All Offers Considered!!

$169,900 Waterfront

Priced to sell, Bring an offer!! Waterfront property located on deep, calm waters on the west side of Cedar Creek. Easy commute for weekenders or full time lake house. New boat lift and great view from the huge deck. Great cabin feel property with...

By Owner

$155,000 Waterfront

3/2/ 3 large walk-in closets all elect except heating/propane. central heating /air washer/dryer Elect Stove / hookup for gas Bottom freezer refrigerator, ceiling fans in all room's, security system, large utility room with office, 900 sq ft...

Great Commercial Property Tool

$48,000

GREAT COMMERCIAL ACERAGE OPPORTUNITY ON HEAVY TRAFFIC STATE HIGHWAY. ALL UTILITIES AVAILABLE.

Take A Look At This

$10,000

Prime business or homebased business on Hwy 274 just South of Don's Port Marina, City of Tool, spillway and Tarrant Regional Water District Cedar Creek Lake office. Property is North of Key Ranch Rd, Merimac Marina, City of Trinidad and several...

Tool Vacation Rentals and Cabins


Luxury Cedar Creek Lakehouse - Sleeps 18 Comfortably!

Waterfront

You will absolutely LOVE this Texas style lake house featuring 5,750 sq. ft. of total comfort!! It is supplied with all the household items you need ... kitchen utensils, paper products, soaps, shampoo, hair dryers, detergents, towels, toilet...

The Ranch Suites Resort - Starting at $65/night!

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CALL (903) 432-3444 FOR RESERVATIONS Recently renovated, the Ranch Suites Resort, previously the Southwest Suites Motel is located on the westside of Cedar Creek Lake in Tool, Texas. The Ranch Suites Resort is a 15 room motel with 13...

Tool Recreation


Pine Gardens RV Park

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Located on the west side of Cedar Creek Lake located in Tool Texas, Pine Gardens RV park has 30-amp and 50 amp sites. The campground has an area for tents, newly built cabins and renovated fishing pier adjacent to the business property. It has a...

McDade's Nursery

McDade's Nursery is the premier full service nursery serving customers in Cedar Creek Lake and North East Texas. It's a destination garden center for gardeners in the Dallas/Fort Worth, Tyler, Canton, Athens, Corsicana, Kaufman, Ennis and...

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Cedar Creek Lake Weather Forecast

Wednesday

Rain

Hi: 57

Wednesday Night

Rain

Lo: 30

Thursday

Slight Chance Snow

Hi: 36

Thursday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 24

Friday

Partly Sunny

Hi: 44

Friday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 27

Saturday

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Hi: 53

Saturday Night

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Lo: 37


Cedar Creek Lake Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 3/4: 318.19 (-3.81)



Cedar Creek Lake Fishing Report from TPWD (Mar 4)

Water clear; 42–45 degrees; 3.83’ low. Black bass are fair on bladed jigs and shakeyhead worms in watermelon red. White bass are slow on minnows and slabs. Hybrid striper are fair on minnows. Crappie are slow on minnows and jigs. Catfish are slow on prepared bait.