Joaquin, Texas Population - 805
Joaquin's greatest attractions are nearby the Toledo Bend Reservoir and the Sabine National Forest which lies just south of town.The wonderful Toledo Bend offers miles of lovely forested shores for exploring, boating, excellent fishing, and full recreational facilities.

In addition, the Sabine National Forest offers deer hunting in season. Within the forest is Al Bole's Field, one of the few federally-sanctioned resting places for famous fox-hounds.

The larger city of Carthage, Texas is less than 30 miles via US 84 and US 96. Center, Texas the county seat for Joaquin, lies less than 16 miles southwest via TX 7.

For Further Information Contact: SHELBY COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
321 Shelbyville St., Center, TX 75935

Also within the Area (at or near Center, TX):

  • Center's Trade Days (2nd Saturday of each month)
  • East Texas Poultry Festival (October)
  • PRCA Rodeo (Summer)
  • Shelby County Museum
  • Timpson's Frontier Days (4th of July)

Nearby Small Towns & Cities-

  • Center
  • Logansport, LA
  • Old Center
  • Paxton
  • Tenaha
(about 15 miles southwest on TX7)
(about 7 miles east on US84)
(about 10 miles - on FM699)
(6-8 miles east on US84)
(15 miles east on US84)



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