Established in about 1875 as the Eastland County seat, the town grew primarily as a trade center for surrounding farms and ranches. It is named for Capt. William M. Eastland, San Jacinto hero and Texas Ranger.
Lake Leon and Ringling Lake are popular local fishing spots. Leon offers cabins and an RV park. (254/647-3651.) Lakeside and Lone Cedar golf courses each offer 18 holes.
Ripfest Parade and Festival is held the first Saturday in October. Call 254/629-2332 for details.
These are photos of Eastland. Explore more Texas To-Dos for inspiration for your next trip!
Plan your Texas trip then take your Passport with you.
You are now leaving TravelTex.com. You are on your way to an external website.
Economic Development & Tourism (EDT) provides these links solely for the convenience
of our visitors and does not endorse, operate or control the external websites.
EDT cannot be liable for direct or indirect damage to the user resulting from Internet
connections, including but not limited to viruses, pop ups, spyware, or offensive
Don't show this message again.