City of Conroe
Woodforest is just 6 miles south of Conroe
Woodforest combines luxury Houston homes with proximity to some of the area's most popular attractions, such as Lake Conroe, which boasts several marinas as well as fishing guides. Lake Conroe Park is the perfect setting for a sunny afternoon, with swimming areas, fishing piers, picnic tables and grills, playgrounds, volleyball courts and horseshoe pits. The occasional boater has a variety of rental options, with various boats, canoes, jet skis and kayaks available. The avid boater has a choice of several full-service marinas and public boat launches.
Away from the water, outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy birding or hiking at Jones State Forest or Sam Houston National Forest, which offers camping facilities.
With indoor and outdoor arenas, outdoor exhibit areas and an equestrian center, The Lone Star Convention Center and Expo is host to large-scale trade shows, meetings and more. Rodeo events, charity galas, craft shows, tool sales and gun shows are just some of the public events hosted at the convention center.
Conroe also is home to a wealth of shopping areas that might appeal to a new Houston home owner, including a revitalized downtown area and a popular outlet center. Plus, the Conroe YMCA is a vibrant community gathering spot offering classes and sports programs for youth and adults, wellness programs and fitness facilities, and much more.
For more information, visit Cityofconroe.org.