Village Creek State Park

Village Creek State Park

This Big Thicket destination offers one of the top 10 canoeing creeks in the nation.It’s a diverse world of towering pine forests and primeval backwater swamps.Village Creek is home to colorful birds and hundreds of species of flowering plants — some of which are even carnivorous.

Things to Do

Activities include camping, picnicking, swimming (1-mile hike to sandbar swimming area), hiking, fishing, nature study and bird watching. The park is part of the Village Creek Paddling Trail. If you plan to swim at the park, read through our swimming safety tips before you come.

Outfitters & Guide Services

Ranger Programs

Various tours and interpretive and educational programs are offered throughout the year. These include guided nature trail hikes, a self-guided trail, night hikes, slide presentations, campfire talks and other educational programs. Check the calendar for upcoming events and programs. Tours and programs are also available by request by contacting the park.

Ask about the Junior Ranger Explorer Packs available for free checkout at the park!

Area Attractions

Nearby attractions include Sea Rim State ParkMartin Dies Jr. State Park, the Big Thicket National Preserve, Cattail Marsh and Pleasure Island. There are numerous museums in nearby Beaumont - The Fire Museum of Texas, John Jay French House, Spindletop Oil Museum, McFaddin-Ward House, Texas Energy Museum and Clifton Steamboat Museum.

P.O. Box 8565
Lumberton, TX 77657

Latitude: 30.255164

Longitude: -94.162737

(409) 755-7322

Make reservations online

Reserve by phone: (512) 389-8900
Reserve by fax

Entrance Fees
  • Adult: $3 Daily
  • Child 12 Years and Under: Free
Hours

Open 7 days a week year-round.
Gate is open 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Busy Season

February to September

Maps & Publications
Climate

January average low is 38 degrees. July average high is 93 degrees.

National Weather Service forecast for this area
Elevation

24 feet

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