Willow Oak: (409) 625-1940

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Willow Oak is located on the 185,000-acre Toledo Bend Reservoir 12 miles south of Hemphill and is operated and maintained by the Sabine River Authority of Texas. The boat ramp offers access to the reservoir throughout most of the year. The reservoir is administrated by the Sabine River Authority of Texas and Louisiana.

Walk-in campsites are located in the grassy area adjacent to the boat ramp.

Forest visitors can now camp up to 28 days at selected recreation areas in the National Forests and Grasslands in Texas.   Extended camping is offered at:

Willow Oak Recreation Area, Sites: RV-1 - RV-7

For more information call 409-625-1940.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Boat ramp,Tent camping,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees DAY-USE - $2.00 per vehicle, per day.

CAMPING - $4.00 per day.
Closest Towns: Hemphill, Texas
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Portable toilets
Operated By: Sabine River Authority

General Information


From Hemphill follow Highway 87 south for 14 miles to entrance.

Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Dispersed Camping


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Water Activities

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Picnic tables Picnic table, fire ring, and lantern post at each site
Tent camping 15 sites
Toilets Portable toilets available within a short distance of each camping site
Boat ramp Concrete boat ramp
Drinking water Drinking water available within a short distance of each camping site