Forest Supervisor's Office
2800 Ocoee Street N
Cleveland TN 37312
(423) 476-9721 (Fax) PLEASE NOTE: This is an information and administrative office located in Cleveland, TN and is not actually in the forest.
Houston Valley Recreation Area in Cocke County is centrally located to both the Paint Creek and Weaver Bend areas.
The small campground has eight widely-spaced campsites. Picnic facilities for small and large groups include a covered pavilion and three areas with clustered tables and grills.
At a Glance
Houston Valley Recreation Area will close for the season on October 28, 2014. It will reopen again mid-May, 2015.
Houston Valley pavilion may be reserved through Recreation.gov. Contact information is: website: www.Recreation.Gov Toll Free Number: 1.877.444.6777
Camping fee is $7 per night. There is no fee for day use, however, the pavilion can be reserved for a $30/day fee.
mid-May-October. Please call Unaka Ranger District office to verify.
Sites are limited to a single family or not more than 5 people and 2 vehicles. No alcoholic beverages are allowed in the area.
Midway between Newport, TN & Greeneville, TN near Del Rio.
From Greeneville, take TN 70 south about ten miles. Turn right onto TN 107 west. Houston Valley is about nine miles on the left. From Newport, travel on US 25/70 south, turn left onto TN 107 east and travel five miles to Houston Valley, located on the right.