Spring Camping at Lake Sam Rayburn

Camping at Brookeland/Lake Sam Rayburn KOA is all about enjoying fishing and other water sports by day and gazing upon the starry hosts by night. For those who would like to attend festivals and events in the Piney Woods, the Dogwood Festival in Woodville and Vintage Market Days in Nacogdoches are a drivable distance.

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Tyler County Dogwood Festival

The appearance of blooms on dogwood trees is one of the first signs of spring. In honor of these lovely flowers that grace East Texas, Woodville will host a festival on April 1. The event will include classic cars, an outdoor historical play and a parade, as well as arts and crafts. Fireworks will conclude the festivities.

Vintage Market Days

On April 21 to 23, Vintage Market Days will be held in Nacogdoches. It will be a good time to shop for antiques, outdoor furnishings, handmade items and delicious edibles. A day’s admission is $5, and a three-day pass is $10. The address is 3805 N.W. Stallings Drive.

Stump Restaurant in Brookeland

On those nights when you want to eat out, try The Stump Restaurant and Club in Brookeland. The portions are generous and the food is awesome. You’ll find it at 3819 Highway 255 W.

Stay With Us

We welcome you to Brookeland/Lake Sam Rayburn KOA. To make reservations, call 800-562-1612 or visit our website. For information, call 409-698-3422 or email us at brookelandkoa@gmail.com. Our address is 505 CR 212 in Brookeland, Texas.

Visit Historical Attractions in Jasper

Brookeland/Lake Sam Rayburn KOA is located amid hushed forests and rippling water, which makes it a great destination for fishing, hiking and birdwatching. However, when you want to go exploring, the town of Jasper is only a short drive away. The historical attractions, antique shops and art galleries beckon you to visit.

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via Jasper County Historical Museum

Historical Attractions

  • The Jasper County Historical Museum houses wartime artifacts, treasured family heirlooms and information about area legends. You’ll find it at 165 Main Street.
  • A lovely example of Victorian architecture, the Beaty Orton House offers tours from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday through Friday. The location is the corner of Water Street and Main Street.
  • You can browse through fire exhibits from different periods at the Jasper County Fire Museum. It is inside the Fire Hall.
  • The bell that tolls the hours at the Jasper County Courthouse is the same one that tolled the hours in the original clock tower that was constructed in 1890. Its address is 121 N. Austin.

Stay With Us

Plan a trip to Brookeland/Lake Sam Rayburn KOA when you need some downtime in a peaceful environment. The weather has become chilly, but you’ll be nice and warm in your cabin.

We’ll treat you like family and try to make your stay as pleasant as possible. To make reservations, call 800-562-1612 or visit our website. For information, call 409-698-3422 or email us at brookelandkoa@gmail.com. Our address is 505 CR 212 in Brookeland, Texas.

Rest and Relax at Lake Sam Rayburn

Brookeland/Lake Sam Rayburn is the place to go when you want to get away from it all, as it offers beauty, peace and quietude. Spending time in nearby Sabine National Forest and Angelina National Forest will enable you to relax deeply, as you savor the sights and symphony of nature.

sam-rayburn-koaInstead of being assaulted by the blasts of honking horns, you’ll hear chirping birds and the rushing river along with wind rustling through the trees and the menagerie of sounds coming from creatures of the forest. The towering trees are majestic, and one reviewer on TripAdvisor compared them to “a miniature Pacific Northwest in East Texas.”

This unspoiled area is ideal for fishing, boating and hiking. Leave your electronic devices at home, but bring your binoculars to get good views of the birds. Pack along a picnic lunch to eat by the water. You’ll find no better place for spending quality time with family.

Stay With Us

Come stay at Brookeland/Lake Sam Rayburn KOA. Our park has unique features such as a horse barn and a community fire pit as well as canoe, kayak and paddleboat rentals. Don’t leave Rover or Fido at home because canines are honored guests here.

The cool nights of fall make camping a special pleasure. To make reservations, call 800-562-1612 or visit our website. For information, call 409-698-3422 or email us at brookelandkoa@gmail.com. Our address is 505 CR 212 in Brookeland, Texas. We look forward to hearing from you.

Annual Crawfish Boil Kicks off Summer

Memorial Day is next week, which means it’s time to honor our fallen heroes and kick off summer. Relax, reflect and rejuvenate with a vacation to Lake Sam Rayburn KOA.

crawfish.pngOur Annual Memorial Day Camper Crawfish Boil is free to our guests. Come out to our Main Pavilion on May 30 and munch on delicious shrimp and crawfish as you get to know your campground staff and neighbors. Just let us know how many people are attending, and we’ll make sure we have enough grub for everyone.

Start summer on Lake Sam Rayburn — the largest lake in Texas. Try your luck at fishing for largemouth bass, catfish and sunfish ocabins.pngn the lake, and enjoy watersports like waterskiing and wakeboarding. Explore the Texas Hill Country with a hike, watch for rare bird species and take a horseback ride through the area. Looking for an adrenaline-pumping activity? Rent an ATV and explore the trails!

No matter which way you decide to kick-start your summer fun, you can do it all right in Brookeland, TX. Call us today to set up your Memorial Day vacation, or come stay with us all summer long.

Celebrate With Us

Salute America’s heroes and enjoy a relaxing vacation at Lake Sam Rayburn/Brookeland KOA, located Brookeland, TX. We offer lodges, cottages, cabins and tent sites with plenty of amenities. Our theme lodges come with heating and cooling and are popular for year-round camping. Pets are welcome; we even have a barn for boarding horses! Call 800-562-1612 or visit our website to reserve your summer vacation. Camping is truly GREAT at Lake Sam Rayburn KOA.

 

Give Thanks With a Relaxing Vacation

November is the month for gratitude, and what better way to thank yourself for all the hard work you’ve done this year than a relaxing vacation? Take a break before the hustle and bustle begins, and kick up your feet at Brookeland/Lake Sam Rayburn KOA.

collage.jpegOur park is open year-round, and it’s a great place for Winter Texans. With beautiful temperatures and weather, our park has just what you need to beat the winter blues. Hike in the Angelina National Forest, take a stroll by the creek, or venture down our expansive riding trails. You shouldn’t have to be cooped up by snow and dreary weather!

If you do want to stay in, we have plenty of amenities to keep you cozy. Enjoy free Wi-Fi and cable TV. Our cabins include camping kitchens so you can cook up a batch of delicious winter soup or stew. We offer plenty of firewood for sale, so you can tell tales around the campfire. Whether you love camping in a lodge, cottage, cabin or RV, we have a variety of sites to meet your needs.

Want to escape for just a weekend? cabin.jpegTake part in our Weekend Fling special and receive a 10% discount on RV sites, cabins, cottages or theme lodges. You’ll also get free firewood for your first fire ring. If that’s not enough, you’ll also receive a free gift at check in. So what are you waiting for? Schedule now and start counting down the days until vacation.

Stay With Us

Lake Sam Rayburn/Brookeland KOA is located Brookeland, TX – an area rich in history. We offer lodges, cottages, cabins and tent sites with plenty of amenities. Our theme lodges come with heating and cooling and are popular for year-round camping. Host your next family reunion or group rally under our large, outdoor pavilion. Pets are welcome; we even have a barn for boarding horses! Call 800-562-1612 or visit our website to reserve your winter vacation. Camping is truly GREAT at Lake Sam Rayburn KOA.

Check Off Your List of Summer Activities

Summer is here, and man, that sun is shining bright. Escape for the season to beautiful Lake Sam Rayburn/Brookeland KOA, and unwind for the weekend, the week or the month!

lodgeCampfire Cuisine

Pull your lawn chairs around the fire rings and grill up some delicious hot dogs, brats or veggies. Share campfire stories and bond with your loved ones. The only thing that could make it sweeter would be a decadent s’more.

A Refreshing Dip

Our swimming pool is open year-round, so if you need to cool off just jump right in! Be sure to wear sunscreen and protection, so you can enjoy the rest of your stay.

Fishing

poolTry your luck in Mill Creek, which runs through the park, or our 10-acre stocked fishing pond. Have father/son or father/daughter bonding time this Father’s Day, or swap stories with your spouse as you compete for the biggest bite.

Kayaks/Canoes/Paddleboats

We rent canoes, kayaks and paddleboats by the hour or day. Launch your rental in Mill Creek. The refreshing adventure will keep you physically active while still offering tons of fun!

Stay Inside

Unwind after a fun-filled day and enjoy satellite TV with over 200 channels. Our Rustic Cabins offer a ½ bath for your convenience, and we have full bathrooms on site.

Book your reservation now for Father’s Day, Fourth of July and summer!

Stay With Us

Lake Sam Rayburn/Brookeland KOA is located Brookeland, TX – an area rich in history. We offer lodges, cottages, cabins and tent sites with plenty of amenities. Our theme lodges come with heating and cooling and are popular for year-round camping. Host your next family reunion or group rally under our large, outdoor pavilion. Pets are welcome; we even have a barn for boarding horses! Call 800-562-1612 or visit our website to reserve your summer vacation. Camping is truly GREAT at Lake Sam Rayburn KOA.

 

Free Crawfish Boil Coming Up

crayfishBefore you know it, Memorial Day Weekend will be here. Make plans to come to Brookeland / Lake San Rayburn KOA during this time, so you can relax in the great outdoors with your family in our beautiful area. Savor the peace and quiet of nature as you fish, swim and hike. Canoes, paddle boats and kayaks are available for rental as well. As an added plus on this weekend, we will treat our guests to a free crayfish boil. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to enjoy delicious seafood while fellowshipping with other campers.

This spring we would like to show our guests how much we appreciate them by giving them a free gift. Each customer will receive a backpack in the color of their choice when they check in.

After a day of recreation, sit back and watch the sunsets reflected entrancingly in the water. This is indeed a prime location for connecting with nature.

When you want to make a trip into town for a meal out, The Stump Restaurant has great breakfasts, burgers and steaks. This authentic Texas roadside eatery is sure to please.

We hope to see you soon. Visit our website and book your spot today.