Place

Village Creek - TX 327 Boat Launch

highway bridge over a river and sandy boat launch area
Launch a kayak, canoe, or small boat below Texas Highway 327.

NPS Photo / Mary Kay Manning

Quick Facts

Canoe/Kayak/Small Boat Launch, Parking - Auto, Parking - Boat Trailer

This unpaved boat launch on Texas Highway 327 provides access to the most popular stretches of the Village Creek Paddling Trail. Many canoeists and kayakers launch here to paddle 2.1 miles downstream to the next boat launch at Baby Galvez Road in Silsbee.

Getting Here

GPS Coordinates: 30.346944, -94.239385

The launch is located on TX Hwy. 327 between Kountze and Silsbee. Find the launch on the south side of the bridge, on the west bank of Village Creek.

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Last updated: November 30, 2021