Daingerfield State Park RV & Campground Guide

Texas

Kick up your heels and do the Texas two-step at the weekly dances at Daingerfield State Park, which is located on the outskirts of Daingerfield, Texas. You can also take a stroll around the lake at this park, which is located 40 miles north of Longview, Texas. Bring along your fishing gear so that you can catch a big one or at least have a good fishing story to tell at this park located about 150 miles northwest of Dallas.

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Weather
Spring 55 - 77 F
Summer 72 - 93 F
Fall 60 - 85 F
Winter 38 - 56 F
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Nearby Cities
Daingerfield, Texas
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RV Resorts & Campsites in Daingerfield State Park

Staying right in the park in an RV makes it easy to clean up for the dance after a full day of park fun, and you do not have to drive afterward. If you do not have a recreational vehicle of your own, then you can rent one with RVshare

Daingerfield State Park Campground

This campground in the East Texas Piney Woods is the perfect base for many area activities and things to do in the park, such as fishing, boating and hiking. Rates start at $10 per night.

• Water hookup: Yes 

• Electrical hookup: Yes 

• Sewer hookup: Yes 

• Wi-Fi: No 

• Pet-friendly: Yes 

• Other amenities: 80-acre lake, picnic tables, fire ring, group hall, pavilion, amphitheater 

Scenic View Motel & RV Park

A fishing dock, two boat launches, a swimming area and more are available at this campground on Lone Star Lake. Rates start at $35 per night.

• Water hookup: Yes 

• Electrical hookup: Yes 

• Sewer hookup: Yes 

• Wi-Fi: No 

• Pet-friendly: Yes 

• Other amenities: fishing dock, boat launch, swimming area, cooking areas, outdoor games

Linden RV Park

Disc golf, a playground, walking trails and more are available at this city park. Rates start at $15 per night with weekly and monthly rates also available. 

• Water hookup: Yes 

• Electrical hookup: Yes 

• Sewer hookup: No 

• Wi-Fi: yes 

• Pet-friendly: Yes 

• Other amenities: covered RV spots, sand volleyball, shower and bathroom facilities, covered pavilion

Barefoot Bay RV Resort & Marina

This campground on the shores of Lake Bob Sandlin offers annual, monthly, weekly and daily rates. Eat at the restaurant, swim or boat on the lake, and shop in nearby Pittsburg, Texas.

• Water hookup: Yes

• Electrical hookup: Yes

• Sewer hookup: Yes

• Wi-Fi: Yes

• Pet-friendly: Yes

• Other amenities: Pool, hot tub, playground, satellite TV, picnic pavilions, clubhouse, sand volleyball, horseshoes

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What to Do at
Daingerfield State Park

Inside Daingerfield State Park

From March to November, you can join in on the weekly dances where all in attendance often enjoy live music performances. The fishing pier is a great place to catch bass, catfish, crappie, and carp, or use the boat launch to put your vessel in the water. Hike the trails around the lake. You can hold a family get-together or some type of meeting in the group hall.

Outside Daingerfield State Park

This park’s centralized location in the Piney Woods makes it a great place to start an adventure with many towns to explore. If you want to eat out, there are many outstanding opportunities located nearby, and you will want to bring along some extra spending money for shopping fun. You can also find numerous attractions to visit.

Restaurants

Outlaw’s Bar-B-Que

Enjoy outstanding barbecue with all your favorite sides, like beans and potato salad, along with banana pudding at this home-owned restaurant. 

Type: BBQ

Location: 1404 Linda Drive, Daingerfield, TX 75638

Fran’s Barbecue & Pizza

Get pizza, barbecue or sandwiches at this restaurant where they have been serving food for more than 40 years. 

Type: BBQ, Pizza

Location: 900 Linda Drive, Daingerfield, TX 75638

Hawkins Family Restaurant

Order burgers, malts and chicken fried steak sandwiches at this restaurant where you order at the counter. 

Type: American

Location: 612 Linda Drive, Daingerfield, TX 75638

China Café

Get sweet and sour chicken, bobo shrimp and other Chinese favorites at this restaurant. 

Type: Chinese

Location: 905 Linda Drive, Daingerfield, TX 75638

Arnold’s Family Restaurant

Get your favorite Southern comfort foods, like chicken and dumplings, meatloaf and hamburger steak, at this restaurant that also serves breakfast all day. 

Type: Southern comfort food

Location: 206 North Main Street, Lone Star, TX 75668

Shopping

Something Special

Find clothes, jewelry, home décor and more at this home-owned gift shop. 

Location: 111 Coffey Street, Daingerfield, TX 75638

Daingerfield Flower Mill

For more than 40 years, Daingerfield Flower Mill has been making attractive flower arrangements for special occasions and home décor.

Location: 1310 Linda Drive, Daingerfield, TX 75638

Kimboze Boutique

This boutique clothing store sells casual clothes for women through its website and in its Lone Star store. 

Location: 400 North Main Street, Lone Star, TX 75668

Lone Star Liquor

Since 2011, this store has been offering beer, wine and other liquors to area shoppers. 

Location: 304 North Main Street, Lone Star, TX 75668

Mo’Jo Sweet Shoppe

Get Boba tea, ice coffee, snow cones, smoothies and lattes at this locally owned store. 

Location: 114 Hooten Street, Hughes Springs, TX 75656

Sightseeing

The Greer Farm

Pick seasonal produce, like blueberries and blackberries, and gather eggs at this farm that offers swimming and a gift shop. 

Location: 1444 CR 1125, Daingerfield, TX 75638

Beaver Brook Country Club

This nine-hole golf course challenges players because of the river that runs through it. 

Location: 98 CR 2100, Daingerfield, TX 75638

East Texas Oil Museum

View the antique cars and gas memorabilia at this museum to learn more about the history of oil in East Texas. 

Location: 1301 South Henderson Boulevard, Kilgore, TX 75662

Barnwell Mountain Recreation Area

Spread across 1,850 acres, this park offers lots of fun for off-road riding enthusiasts, so bring your dirt bike, all-terrain vehicle or off-road vehicle to explore the trails designed for various riding levels. 

Location: 6284 N. SH 155, Gilmer, TX 75644

Edison Phonograph Museum

See an extensive collection of early phonographs at this museum, and learn about the work being done to preserve these historical players taking place in the basement of a jewelry store. 

Location: 213 North Madison, Mount Pleasant, TX 75455

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How to Get to
Daingerfield State Park

If you are coming to the park from the west on Interstate 30, then take Exit 160, which is the Mount Pleasant, Texas, exit. Follow State Highway 49 for about 30 miles north to the park. 

If you are coming from the east, then get off at Longview, Texas. Take 259 to Daingerfield. Turn right on State Highway 49, and continue to the park. 

You can also easily reach this attractive state park if you are coming from Texarkana, Texas. Take Interstate 30 until you see the exit for State Highway 259. Take this exit, and stay on 259 until you reach Daingerfield. Turn left on State Highway 49 to reach the park. 

Entering Daingerfield State Park

The park is open daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Per person : $4

Children 12 and under may enter for free.

Known for its cathedral of trees, this state park was built between 1935 and 1939. Many of the structures that are still in use today, like the Boat House, are some of the oldest structures in Texas state parks that were built with concrete as opposed to local building materials. Many people have had a great time fishing, picnicking and relaxing at Daingerfield State Park. If you are one of those people, then share your memories on your social media feed, and tag RVshare. Alternatively, you can send your experiences to [email protected]