Black Creek Lake: (940) 627-5475

Area Status: Open
A boater takes time to do some fishing on Black Creek Lake on the LBJ National Grassland.

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.

At a Glance

Fees: CAMPING - $10 per night.

DAY USE - $2 per vehicle, per day.
Closest Towns: Decatur, Texas
Water: None
Restroom: Vault

General Information


From Decatur, follow U.S. Highway 81/287 north 4 ½ miles, turn right on Wise County Road 2175 at the rest area, cross over RR tracks, go 1 mile and turn left on Old Decatur Road. Go 4 miles, turn right on CR 2372; then go 2 miles and turn left on CR 2461 for ½ mile. After crossing the bridge, turn left on FS Road 902 for ¾ mile. 

Or from Decatur, follow FM Road 730 north 6 miles and turn left on CR 2360 for 2 miles. Turn right on CR 2461, go ¼ mile, turn left on FS Road 902.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

Lake and Pond Fishing

Fishing Platform No


Boating - Motorized

Launch Ramps Paved

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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