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Houston Recreation Area

5 Reviews

About This Campground

National Forest

Overview

THIS FACILITY IS NOT RESERVABLE.

Recreation

Facilities

Natural Features

Nearby Attractions

Fee Info

Boat Ramp or Day use fee is $4.00 per vehicle.

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Access

  • Drive In
    Park next to your campsite

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
    Available
  • Verizon
    Unknown
  • AT&T
    Unknown
  • T-Mobile
    Unknown

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)

Features

For Campers

  • Picnic Table
  • Reservable
  • Showers
  • Drinking Water
  • Toilets
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Max Length: 30 ft.

Reviews

5 Reviews of Houston Recreation Area

Ratings Breakdown

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  • 2
Bruce F.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jul. 21, 2021

Campground closed

Campground is shut down. Run down. Hasn’t been up kept for some reason. Guessing COVID. Did have boat ramp and a vault toilet for day use only. Looks to have been a nice place when it was opened.

Month of VisitAugust
Lynn G.
Reviewed Sep. 30, 2017

Bankhead National Forest camping

**There is hiking, swimming, mountain biking, boating, fishing, and swimming here. Incredible scenery including waterfalls, old growth forests, canyons, etc. Close to waterways. The campground is medium sized, dense forests surround the campsites. The amenities are pretty standard. Fairly easy…

Location

Houston Recreation Area is located in Alabama

Directions

From Double Springs, Alabama, take Highway 278 east for 8 miles. Turn south on County Road 63 and continue for 4 miles. Turn right onto Forest Service Road 118 and continue for a mile.

Coordinates

34.12138838 N
87.28555555 W

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About This Campground

Overview

THIS FACILITY IS NOT RESERVABLE.

Recreation

Facilities

Natural Features

Nearby Attractions

Connection Details

We rate connection speeds from campers like you who submit speed tests with Field Reports.

  • Good- 10+Mbps

    Campers can make calls and send texts & emails, watch an HD movie, play multiplayer games, and more.

  • Fair- 3Mbps-10Mbps

    Campers can make calls, send texts & emails, video chat, stream video, and play online games.

  • Poor- 0Mbps-3Mbps

    Campers might be able check email, send texts, and make calls.

  • Available-

    Campers have been able to connect here but we don’t know the quality of the connection.

  • Unknown-

    Connectivity is not known for this campground.

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