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Black Creek Lake NF Campground

3 Reviews

About This Campground

USDA Forest Service

Located on the north shore of the 35-acre Black Creek Lake, Black Creek Recreation Area has a picnic area and boat launch facility. The area also has walk-in camping sites available.

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  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.

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

Site Types

  • Tent Sites


For Campers

  • Picnic Table
  • Drinking Water
  • Toilets
  • Fires


3 Reviews of Black Creek Lake NF Campground

Ratings Breakdown

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Alice R.
Reviewed Sep. 30, 2018

cool park

small RV park on the lake, quiet and shaded

Reviewed Aug. 10, 2018

it all depends

Last time I went was mid-week. The temperature was soaring but a nice breeze off the lake coupled with the shady trees made for a very nice experience. The occasional local popping in for fishing or grilling sorta dampens the "out-in-the-woods" feel but overall quite nice.

Crystal C.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jul. 23, 2018

Improved Camping With Boat Ramp Access

There are two areas at Black Creek Lake that you can camp: this side, the improved side with amenities, and the back side, which does not have any amenities.

Typically you will find those wanting to camp on this side and those wanting to fish off the shore on the other side which has a gated…

  • The information Kiosk and pay station is on the honor system and has all the information you will need when you enter the campground.
  • Additional kiosk warns of no fireworks, burn bans and other very important things you will need to know at the campground.
  • Mid campground you will find this tower with a little information, it is a neat feature
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Black Creek Lake NF Campground is located in Texas

Detail location of campground


In Decatur, TX, at the intersection of US Rt. 380 and FM Rt. 730, take ramp to stop sign. Turn left at stop sign onto Rt. 730 and go 3 miles to Black Creek Lake and County Rt. 2360 signs. Turn left at sign onto Rt. 2360 and go 3.4 miles to another Black Creek Lake sign. Turn left at sign onto County Rt. 2372 and go 0.3 miles to another Black Creek Lake sign. Turn right at sign and go 0.4 miles to yet another sign. Turn left at sign onto gravel road and go 0.4 miles into campground.


33.3450891 N
97.59552697 W

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