Village Creek State Park (Texas)
|Village Creek State Park|
|Location||Hardin County, Texas|
|Area||1,090 acres (441 ha)|
|Governing body||Texas Parks and Wildlife Department|
|https://web.archive.org/web/20120119164709/https://www2.tpwd.state.tx.us/park/ State Parks and Historic Sites|
Village Creek State Park is a state park in the Piney Woods of eastern Texas in the Hardin County city of Lumberton. The heavily forested, 1,090 acres (441 ha) park opened in 1994. It is named for Village Creek, a clean, sand-bottomed, free-flowing tributary of the Neches River.
- 25 water & electric campsites
- 15 walk-in tent campsites
- Restroom with showers
- RV dump station
- Group primitive camping area
- Picnic area
- Group picnic pavilion
- Children's playground
- Canoe launch, with access to 40 miles (64 km) of flat water canoe float stream.
- Hiking trails totaling 8 miles. Bicycles are allowed on most trails.
Pamphlets and maps issued by Texas Parks and Wildlife.
- Park guide
- Village Creek State Park
- PM Magazine video segment on Village Creek State Park from the Texas Archive of the Moving Image