Red Hills Lake: (409) 625-1940


Red Hills Lake is located a short distance from Toledo Bend Reservoir. Completed in 1940 by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), this area offers camping, fishing and swimming on a picturesque 19-acre lake.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed for the season until Spring 2016.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees CAMPING - Open seasonally.  Contact district office for exact dates.  $6.00 per campsite per night, $10.00 per night for sites with electric hookups (one vehicle per campsite). DAY-USE FEE - $3.00 per vehicle, per day.
Open Season: May - September
Closest Towns: Milam, TX - 2.5 miles

Hemphill, TX - 10 miles

San Augustine, TX  - Approx. 20 miles
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault

General Information


Milam - From Milam, travel 2.5 miles north on TX87.

Hemphill - From Hemphill, travel 10 miles north on TX87.

San Augustine - From San Augustine, follow Highway 21 east for 18 miles to Milam, TX; turn left (north) on Highway 87 for 2.5 mi.

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Campground Camping

RV Camping

Dump station available in the campground.

Hookup - WaterNo
Reservation Info No reservations needed.
No. of Sites 9 sites with electric hookups.
Size Restrictions 35' total vehicle length
Dump StationsYes
Hookups - Electric30 amp
Hookup - SewerNo
Pavement Type for ParkingAsphalt


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Camping trailer 9 sites with electric hookups
Toilets Vault toilets and outside cold water showers available within a short distance of each camping site
Picnic tables 17 picnic tables with fire rings
Tent camping Tent pads at 17 sites
Drinking water Drinking water available within a short distance of each camping site
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