Stubblefield Lake Recreation Area: (936) 344-6205

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Stubblefield Lake Recreation Area was built in 1937 by the Civilian Conservation Corps as part of one of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s New Deal programs. Just an hour north of Houston, in the Sam Houston National Forest, Stubblefield offers great outdoor experiences, including camping, canoeing, fishing, hiking and picnicking.

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:

Stubblefield Recreation Area - Sites: 20-29

For more information call 936-344-6205.

Fishing on the banks of Stubblefield Lake

At a Glance

Current Conditions: *NOTE* - Stubblefield Bridge is CLOSED to all use, including vehicles, pedestrians, bikes and fishing.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees Camping (no utility hook-ups/with one vehicle) - $15.00

With Senior or Access Pass - $7.50
Closest Towns: New Waverly, Texas
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush toilets with showers

General Information


Texas 1375 west from New Waverly for 9 miles; turn right (NW) on FSR 215 for 3 miles.

Recreation Map

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Camping & Cabins

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Water Activities

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Boating - Non-Motorized


Picnic tables Picnic tables, barbecue grills, and lantern posts at all sites
Drinking water Drinking water is available within a short distance of each camping site
Toilets Flush toilets and showers are available within a short distance of each camping site
Tent camping Tent pads provided
Camping trailer RVs up to 28 feet long
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