Parks & Campgrounds

The Texas State Railroad Campground at Rusk is closed for renovation. Please call to check availability.

Nestled in the Piney Woods near Rusk, the campground offers the exclusive experience of staying onsite at a historic railroad.

• 71 camping sites with full hook-up
• Group or tent sites each with water and electricity
• Picnic tables, grills, fire rings, laundry facility, Wi-Fi hotspot
• Restrooms and showers
• Water playground
• Campground office for sundries, firewood and ice purchases
• 15-acre fishing lake and quarter-mile nature trail
• Dining hall with full-service kitchen accommodating approximately 75 people
• Pavilion with fireplace next to Cherokee Lake
• Access to depot amenities which include dining, gift shop and theater

Primitive camping and picnicking is available near the Palestine Depot.




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