Make a Day Trip to Nacogdoches

Rusk KOA is the place to go when you feel the need of some downtime. Relax amid the pine forests, fish at area lakes and explore the local antique shops. When you want to see the sights, Nacogdoches, the oldest town in Texas is a mere 35 miles away. Plan to spend the day there.

Piney Woods Nature Plant Center


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The northeast part of the state is known for its lush forests of towering pines. This woodland walk will immerse you in the region’s beauty, offering views of butterflies, birds and animal tracks as well as showing the names of plants. You’ll find it a quiet and educational attraction.

Millard’s Crossing Historic Village

Take an interesting walk back in time by visiting Millard’s Crossing Historic Village. The historic buildings include a log schoolhouse, general store, an 1842 log home, 1905 chapel and more. You’ll see period items and clothing, which help make the era come alive. Admission prices for the tours range from $4 to $10. Hours of operation are Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p .m.

Stay With Us

Nacogdoches has other historical and nature attractions such as museums, trails and an arboretum. When staying at Rusk KOA, a visit to this town will make a nice outing. To reserve your spot, call 800-562-4143 or visit our website. For information, call 903-683-6641 or email Our location is 745 FM 343 East Rusk, Texas.