Place

Village Creek - US 96 Boat Launch

reflection in a river with a highway bridge in the background
Reflections on Village Creek

NPS Photo / Mary Kay Manning

Quick Facts

Canoe/Kayak/Small Boat Launch, Parking - Auto, Parking - Boat Trailer, Trash/Litter Receptacles

This popular, paved boat ramp just north of Lumberton is managed by Hardin County. From this point it is 3.2 miles downstream to the next boat launch, at Village Creek State Park (check with the state park for the status of their boat launch, as it may be affected by flooding).

Getting Here

GPS Coordinates: 30.28570, -94.19145

Find the boat launch on US 96 about 2 miles north of Lumberton. Northbound and southbound lanes on US 96 have off-ramps for the boat launch.

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Last updated: November 30, 2021