Unique pond located in the United States.
Caddo lake – the largest lake in the United States, lying on the East side of Texas, on the border with Louisiana. It is a protected area, which grow the largest cypress forests on the planet. The lake area of about 106 square kilometers.
In the early nineteenth century on the river Red river there was congestion of river debris and logs. Beavers living on the banks of the river, have strengthened this jam their dams. Thus was formed a dam that blocked the movement of the river, and was the beginning of the creation of the lake. Now it is a protected area with unique nature.
Cypress trees, especially those that are in the water, often have special formations which are called “cypress knees”. They represent the appendages resembling hemp, but growing directly from the roots of the tree. Until now, scientists ponder over why cypress trees need these special education.
One of the theories says that to further saturate the roots with oxygen, the other processes that help trees to grow in the ground to avoid being torn off by the hurricane.
Lakeside is a town called Uncertain, which means “Undefined”. This city, located three hours away from Dallas, living solely by tourists coming to look at the fabulous cypress trees.
Visiting one of the fishing bases on the shore, you can rent a Bungalow and a motor boat. A tour of the lake can also be enjoyed on the paddle steamer.