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



This morning we woke to beautiful SUNNY skies at Double Lake after a two day total of 8.6 inches of rain! Thankfully, campers who braved the precarious roads yesterday to be here with us all arrived safe and sound. 🌞

We wish everyone a safe and happy Memorial Day Weekend, while we all take time to remember and give thanks to those in service who fought and died for our freedoms so that we could enjoy days such as this.

May God Bless America!
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We ended up getting a total of 8.6 inches of rain over the last two days. The next few days look good, so we should start drying out. ... See MoreSee Less

We were really hoping that the rain would stay away, but it is back again. It appears now that it may be with us most of the day. ... See MoreSee Less

For those of you who were planning on visiting Double Lake this weekend, I just wanted to let you know that it is looking pretty good here this morning. We did receive just over four inches of rain yesterday and last night, but it is not raining now and it is starting to dry out. ... See MoreSee Less

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