Sawmill Hiking Trail: (936) 897-1068

Area Status: Open
A family enjoys a walk on the Sawmill Hiking Trail in the Angelina National Forest.

The 2¾-mile Sawmill Hiking Trail connects Boykin Springs Recreation Area to the Aldridge Sawmill Historic site. The trail was constructed through cooperative efforts with the Boy Scouts of America, Troop 140, U.S. Forest Service and Temple-Inland Forest Products Corporation.

The remains of the old Aldridge Sawmill in the Angelina National Forest.

General Information


Boykin Springs Trailhead – From Zavalla, follow Highway 63 for 11 miles; turn right (south) on Forest Road 313 for 2½  miles to Boykin Springs Recreation Area and follow signs.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Day Hiking

Level of difficulty - moderate

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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