View All
View All

Clear Creek Recreation Area

18 Reviews

About This Campground

Located in Bankhead National Forest, Clear Creek is the largest recreation area on Lake Lewis Smith. It offers a day use group picnic site, a campground and countless ways to enjoy the lake and surrounding area.

Many of the camp sites at Clear Creek are well-shaded, private and offer views of…


For Campers

  • Market
  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • 30 amp Hookups
  • 50 amp Hookups
  • Water Hookups
  • Max Length: 49 ft.


  • Drive In
    Park next to your campsite
  • Walk In
    Park in a lot, walk to your campsite
  • Boat In
    Boat to your campsite


18 Reviews of Clear Creek Recreation Area

Ratings Breakdown

  • 0
  • 0
  • 1
  • 10
  • 7
Reviewed Apr. 18, 2021

Good group camp sites

Really enjoyed the group camp site. Very spacious with a huge fire pit. Easy walking distance to bathhouse. Great hiking as well. Day use area was closed due to pandemic.

SiteBent Twig
Genie C.
Reviewed Apr. 8, 2021

Great Weekend in the Bankhead National Forest

We stayed on site 101 on Bear Loop. Clear Creek was a beautiful and quiet facility. Staff was kind and helpful. CCRA just experienced major storms in the area, but did a great job accommodating individuals who’s sites flooded and needed to move. There was only one of bathhouse open for the…

SThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Oct. 28, 2020

Wonderful Campground Close To Home

Had spots 63 and 64 on Fawn Loop this past weekend. While sites are somewhat spread out, most are within 10-15 yards of another one. Did not make it into the camp store. Get the impression they don’t really have anything there except ice and firewood. While many reviews say the lakeside sites are…


Clear Creek Recreation Area is located in Alabama


Clear Creek Campground is located about 60 miles northwest of Birmingham. From US-78 in Jasper, Alabama, take Highway 195 north for 5 miles. Turn onto County Road 27 and continue northeast for 8 miles to the campground.


34.02138878 N
87.269166 W

Open in Google Maps

Nearby Campgrounds