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Address: Lufkin, TX 75847
Phone Number:
+1 877-444-6777

Located within Davy Crockett National Forest.

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a great way to spend your day.

Great hiking trails.Fishing from bank or piers offers a chance to catch the big one. There is a swimming area for the family.Boat rentals in the summer.Gas motors are not allowed,

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Lufkin, Texas
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Lufkin, Texas
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5 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great hiking trails.Fishing from bank or piers offers a chance to catch the big one. There is a swimming area for the family.Boat rentals in the summer.Gas motors are not allowed,

Thank htsmcrider
Jasper, Texas
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35 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Top of my venue list for wedding! Great for 2 "forest / nature lovers!" Located within Davy Crockett Nat'l Forest. Large amphitheater for ceremony with good view of lake, huge beautiful rustic CCC pavilion with lights, fans, picnic tables & rustic fireplace, a bathhouse with decent restrooms just a short walk away, sidewalks and close parking for wheelchair access, deck... More 

1 Thank YenkoOshima
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

"PEOPLE" , do you need a rest ? how about camping with nice camping spaces, with restrooms available even hot showers. you pay a little fee, who cares. man you get the security of knowing that everybody is checked-in ." ha-ha what fun you're going to have" ! walking trails, fishing, bicycling,"a nice swimming area". a laid-back nice atmosphere. even... More 

Thank georgey518
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20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

My family and I have been coming here for over 20 years for deer hunting. It is a very nice and quiet place to camp. The price is very reasonable. I love the tall pine trees and wildlife in the park. Plus there is a lot of free public hunting land close to the park. Plus being only about 30... More 

Thank Robert M
Houston, Texas
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28 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The lake is small but nice. Great for kayaking, SUP, swimming. Although you cannot access the lake from most campsites (there is a beach).

Thank Rebeccabw71
Lufkin, Texas
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Very nice place to camp they have hot showers and miles of trails to walk me and my family go there often as possible

Thank kenziejordan2012
Lufkin, Texas
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143 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2016

This is a small lake, but it is wonderful for a quiet day on the water in a canoe. Our family has been going to this lake for years and love it more each time we visit.

1 Thank Ogletreez
Houston, Texas
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18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2015

we went to Ratcliff lake in the Davy Crockett national forest and it was very beautiful! The campground is small...56 sites and most are on or near the lake. The sites were large and separated the RV generators from the tent campers. Water is not at every tent site but close by to walk to. Bring a container to tote... More 

Thank donna E
Lufkin, Texas
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187 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2015

This lake has a lot to offer as far as camping and boating go. It's relatively small but gets the job done if you are wanting to go camp somewhere near home.

Thank Kelly K
apple springs, texas
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2015

My kids loved riding their scooters around on the camp roads for hours. The lake is well maintained and they also love playing in it. There is a fun playground and lots of old sawmill ruins to discover.

2 Thank cassidy t

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