Zavalla, Texas

The community of Zavalla was established in 1900 when the Texas and New Orleans railroad arrived. It became a rail shipping point for wood products. Farming and livestock raising also contributed to the early economy in Zavalla. In the Angelina National Forest, the town is a gateway to beautiful recreation areas on Lake Sam Rayburn.

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Things to do near Zavalla, TX

Texas Travel Information Center

In East Texas near the Texas-Louisiana state line on Interstate Highway 20 East, one of the 12 Texas Travel Information Cente...

Lake Forest Park

Fifty-five acres administered by City of Henderson with swimming pool, picnic areas, miniature golf, playgrounds, carousel. ...

Sabine National Forest

Nearest entrance about five miles east on F.M. 353. ...

Gregg County Historical Museum

Exhibits devoted to local East Texas history, agriculture, communications, and military collections. Reproductions of early r...