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Village Creek State Park

8854 Park Road 74, Lumberton, Lumberton, TX 77657-7995
+1 409-755-7322
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Disappointed

We drove an hour to get here while visiting relatives in Texas. The reviews and photos made it very... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
blakenbrandyc
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Louisiana
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Delightful Surprise!

Looking for a place to camp off route 10 in eastern Texas. Took a risk and he added towards the... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
planck23
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Texas State Park offering picnicking, camping, hiking, mountain biking, fishing, kayaking/canoeing, swimming, bird watching, nature study, and wildlife viewing. Day-use entry fee and/or Camping fees are charged. Reservations are recommended for camping.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“fire ring” (4 reviews)
“tent pad” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
8854 Park Road 74, Lumberton, Lumberton, TX 77657-7995
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We drove an hour to get here while visiting relatives in Texas. The reviews and photos made it very exciting. It was a hot day and we were all looking forward to a nice swim. My family and I love visiting state parks, it's our...More

Thank blakenbrandyc
Ranger R, Manager at Village Creek State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting our park yesterday. I am sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your visit to the park due to the swimming area being closed due to flooding. We have a very large sign at the front entrance to the park...More

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Looking for a place to camp off route 10 in eastern Texas. Took a risk and he added towards the national park outside of Beaumont, TX. We drove up 20 minutes before they closed and got a spot and settled and content for the night....More

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Ranger R, Manager at Village Creek State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2017

Thank you for your visit and review. Come back to see us again.

Reviewed 19 April 2017

1. This park has a beautiful river with amazing Cancun-like white sand. Sand amazed me. Don't forget your swimming suit and floatation devises for kids. 2. You can easily rent a Kayak or canoe. kayak for 2 people cost under $50 per full day. April...More

Thank Olga D
Ranger R, Manager at Village Creek State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Thank you for your recent visit and review of our park. Unfortunately, water & electric campsites are fairly close together as they had to be built on a small hill above the floodplain of the creek. Primitive tent campsites are more spaced out along the...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

We drove through this park, hoping to find a place too camp close to our home. The park has extensive hurricane damage that has not repaired. Unless you are a boater/fisherman, there is no pier or good bank fishing. This use to be a beautiful...More

Thank Linda F
Ranger R, Manager at Village Creek State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thank you for your recent visit to the park. Currently, only the walk-in tent campsites are still closed for repairs from recent flooding-all other facilities are open. All repairs from Hurricane Rita (2005) and Hurricane Ike (2008) were completed several years ago. Note-it will take...More

Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Village Creek State Park is not known for its spacious camp sites, but they're serviceable. , if a bit too close together. The bathrooms were SO CLEAN!! It's not often you get a state park with such clean restrooms. We did some kayaking, and a...More

Thank Gina J
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We managed to get the last site on a holiday weekend and realized why... as well as why no one we talked to had heard of it. This is a very small campground with only about 20 sites. All which are very close to each...More

Thank Bobbie B
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Wife and I stayed at this park and had some decent camp sites that were close to each other, but enough trees and brush between the sites to give some seclusion feeling. After our trip, we itched for a week due to red bug (chitters)...More

Thank dastagg
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Day use for Village Creek State Park is $3 per person. We hiked the Village Slough 1.2 mile loop trail. The Park office told us that a lot of the trails were closed due to recent flood damage. Trails were level with some wet spots,...More

Thank erjunebug
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Friendly little park, beautiful and quiet. Nice hiking trails. Will camp here again if we're ever in the area.

Thank Phil H
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We enjoy the many programs that this state park offers. They have extensive paddling trails and good hiking trails as well. We recently went on a guided Night Hike and learned a lot about the park after dark and nocturnal animals. I would recommend to...More

Thank AmiK2
Ranger R, Manager at Village Creek State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

Thanks for your visit to our park and your review.

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