From Pottsboro, Dallas is about 70 miles (113 kilometers) to the south, while Fort Worth is 80 miles (129 kilometers) to the southwest.
Savvy travelers often use Pottsboro as a base for further adventures. North Central Texas has been endowed with an abundance of interesting sights and attractions. Go to Denison, and pay a visit to the Frontier Village and Eisenhower State Park. Denison is roughly 8 miles (13 kilometers) from Pottsboro is a good place to spend a little time. If you feel like seeing more of this part of the United States of America, make your way over to Sherman to visit the Kelly Square and Sherman Museum. Sherman is 9 miles (14 kilometers) away.
Approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the west of Pottsboro is Gainesville, an important regional city where you'll find Morton Museum, Gainesville War Memorial and North Texas Junior College. If you have enough time, why not stop by Butterfield Stage Players, Gainesville Outlet Shops and State Theater before you return to Pottsboro.
When you ask the locals their favorite spots around Pottsboro, you'll often be advised to check out the region's fabulous farms.
There are some great ways for thrill seekers to experience the wide open spaces in and around Pottsboro. Mountain biking and horse riding are two ways active visitors can get their fix.
When it's time to say goodbye to Pottsboro, head to the nearest major airport located in Dallas, 65 miles (105 kilometers) away.