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

Campground Information

Double Lake Campground



As of 7:30 this morning, we had received about 4 inches of rain and it is still raining. Many of the ditches are full and, in low spots, water is running across the road. Be cautious and drive slowly if driv I ng through Double Lake. The water should recede quickly once the rain stops ... See MoreSee Less

Rainy Days and Mondays never get us down at Double Lake, especially when we hear the music to our ears of the FULL lake running over the dam! ☔ The rain has taken a break for tonight, but more is on it's way for the next two days. The skies are predicted to clear just in time for some weekend fun, so we will see you then!! ... See MoreSee Less

It is still raining at Double Lake, of course, and we have received almost five inches as of 7:30 this morning. ... See MoreSee Less

It's Spring Break Week in Texas and the weather is perfect for spending time in the great outdoors! Join us at Double Lake as the Dogwoods are sprouting, the Easter Bunnies are hopping in anticipation of Easter Sunday, and it's the most pleasant time of year, weather wise, to bike, hike and just be outdoors to appreciate all that nature has to offer!!!

We have first-come come, first- served sites for over night camping and it's a good idea to check with us for availability before heading this way.

Come on over to Double Lake and share in the fun. See you soon! 🐥🐤🐣
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The bike trail is again open with some re-routes. ... See MoreSee Less