Built in 1937 by the Civilian Conservation Corps, Double Lake offers a little of everything including camping, fishing, picnicking, hiking or just getting back in touch with nature.  The Double Lake Recreation Area is open to day use and camping year round, and is a popular destination all four seasons.Campers have ample places to park their gear with 65 family sites (some with electric and sewer hookups) and an additional nine groups sites. Thirty-seven campsites are accessible for persons with disabilities. With national forest trees surrounding the area, each site is equipped with a picnic table, level pad, lantern holder and a campfire ring or cooking grill.  Showers, drinking water and toilet facilities are located throughout the campground areas.


  • Double Lake Campground is the highest rated campground in Texas according to tripleblaze.com

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Double Lake Campground



You just can't beat the peace and serenity of a Summer Sunset over Double Lake !

These photos were snapped this evening from the Picnic/Day Use Area. The Picnic Shelter, top left, is a historical structure and is available for day use by making a reservation through our office.
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Below are photos taken from Group Site J, with the newly cleared Lakeshore Trail in the background.

Hurricane Cindy left us with some rain this week, but thankfully we were spared further damage.

Hope to see you soon! 🌲☘🌲
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We would like to wish all the dad's out there a very Happy Fathers Day Weekend coming up!!

What better way to spend the day with family and loved ones than to come on out to Double Lake Recreation Area?

Our host have been extra busy these past weeks working to clear the Lakeshore Trail and the Group Sites of overgrown foliage so that the views to the lake are more open than ever! The photo below was taken this evening from Group Site J.
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We will never forget the war heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice for their country and the freedoms for which we are grateful, this and every day. ... See MoreSee Less

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