Caney Creek: (936) 897-1068

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

View of Sam Rayburn Reservoir from Caney Creek Recreation Area

The Caney Creek Recreation Area is located on the 114,000 acre Sam Rayburn Reservoir. The area provides boat access and primitive camp sites. This is a PACK IT IN/PACK IT OUT site.  No trash service or water is available at this area.

Boaters at the Caney Creek boat ramp.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Boat ramp,Tent camping,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Fees Camping: $6 per campsite per night (includes parking for up to 2 vehicles)

Day-use:  $5 per day, per vehicle.
Closest Towns: Zavalla, Texas
Restroom: Vault

General Information


From Zavalla, travel 6 miles on Highway 63 east; turn left on FM 2743 for 6 miles; then left (northeast) on Forest Service Road 336 for 1 mile.

Recreation Map

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Picnic tables Picnic tables, campfire rings, and lantern posts at all sites
Toilets 2 vault toilets at the boat ramp parking lot
Parking Parking lot at the boat ramp area
Boat ramp Concrete boat ramp
Tent camping Tent pads provided - primitive camping - 26 sites