Black Creek Lake

National Forests and Grasslands in Texas

This location is available on a first-come, first-served basis only. Visitors are required to physically arrive at the campground to purchase and claim a site. Once on-site, you may be able to pay for your campsite(s) by scanning a QR code using the mobile app, and the Scan and Pay feature.

If this option is available, you will need to first download the free mobile app prior to your arrival as some remote areas have limited or no cellular service.

Black Creek Lake Campground has 14 campsites and is open year-round. Black Creek Lake is a 35 acre lake with a concrete boat ramp for access.

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.

Nearby Attractions

Non-motorized trails

Contact Information


Caddo-LBJ National Grasslands P.O. Box 507 Decatur TX 76234


Caddo-LBJ National Grasslands 1400 N. Highway 81/287 Decatur TX 76234

Phone Number

For campground inquiries, please call: N/A

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Driving Directions

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.

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