Coming soon: Your new Texas State Park April 07, 2021 - 00:00 Posted in: Ag & Outdoors Thanks to generous Texans, Palo Pinto Mountains State Park will be the first new state park in Texas in decades. Located 75 miles west of Fort Worth and sitting on almost 5,000 acres of rambling hills and a 90-acre lake, Palo Pinto Mountains will offer hiking, mountain biking, camping, horseback ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!