Johnson Creek Camp

Johnson Creek Camp

The Johnson Creek Camp location is in Jefferson, Texas
75657-9780. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Johnson Creek Camp facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

2669 Fm 726


Phone number


Campground information Jefferson, Texas


Johnson Creek Campground is situated along the banks of Lake O’ the Pines in the in the Ark-La-Tex portion of the Pineywoods of east Texas near Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. 

Gate House Hours: 10am-6pm Monday through Saturday, 12pm-6pm Sunday.
Address to get here: 580 Crestwood Lp. Avinger, TX 75657


Boating, fishing, water sports, and wildlife viewing are all popular pastimes at the campground. Hunting opportunities for white-tailed deer, waterfowl, and small game are available on nearby public lands.

Lake O’ the Pines fishing includes largemouth, spotted, and white bass along with crappie, catfish, and sunfish. In addition to boat fishing there are areas for bank fishing along the shore and below the dam along Big Cypress Bayou.

Birdwatchers are also encouraged to bring their binoculars as numerous resident and migratory bird species inhabit the area. Bald eagle sightings are a common occurrence in fall and winter and they are occasionally sighted in spring and summer.


Johnson Creek features 63 RV campsites with water and electric hookups. There are also 22 tent campsites, 10 of these sites have electricity available.
A group camping area is also available which features a covered picnic shelter with restrooms and showers and 12 RV campsites with water and electric hookups.

Restrooms with showers are located in each section of the park.

Trash receptacles are located throuhout the park.

A boat ramp, playground, swimming beach, and sewer dump station are also provided.

Natural Features

Lake O’ the Pines includes about 18,700 acres of water and 9,000 acres of land, encompassing an area so large it spans five counties.

The lake was created by the construction of the Ferrell’s Bridge Dam on the Big Cypress Bayou. The reservoir was originally created as part of the overall plan for flood control in the Red River Basin below Denison Dam in Oklahoma, and has now become a recreational oasis for outdoor enthusiasts.

Nearby Attractions

Other historic and tourist attractions are nearby in the towns of Jefferson and Marshall, and Texas Wildflower Trail routes are located along the roads surrounding the lake.

Frequently Asked Questions About 2669 Fm 726 Jefferson, TX

How do I make a reservation with Johnson Creek Camp?

To make reservations at Johnson Creek Camp, you can call the office at 903-755-2435.

Where is Johnson Creek Camp located?

The Johnson Creek Camp is located at 2669 Fm 726 in Jefferson,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Johnson Creek Camp have tent or RV camping?

Johnson Creek Camp offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 903-755-2435 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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