Houston Valley Recreation Area

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

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

Operational Hours: Houston Valley Recreation Area will close for the season on October 28, 2014.  It will reopen again mi-May, 2015. 
Reservations: Houston Valley pavilion may be reserved through Recreation.gov. Contact information is: website:  www.Recreation.Gov Toll Free Number:  1.877.444.6777
Fees Camping fee is $7 per night. There is no fee for day use, however, the pavilion can be reserved for a $30/day fee.
Open Season: mid-May-October. Please call Unaka Ranger District office to verify.
Restrictions: Sites are limited to a single family or not more than 5 people and 2 vehicles.  No alcoholic beverages are allowed in the area.
Closest Towns: Midway between Newport, TN & Greeneville, TN near Del Rio.
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush Toilets

General Information

Directions:

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.


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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Houston Valley is ideal for tent campers.
Reservation InfoSites are first come, first serve and nonreservable.
Fire InformationThere is a grill/fire ring at each campsite.
No. of Sites8

Picnicking

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