Village Creek State Park
Things to Do
Activities include camping, picnicking, swimming (1-mile hike to sandbar swimming area), hiking, fishing, nature study and bird watching. The park is part of the Village Creek Paddling Trail.
At the Lumberton City Park located on 421 they have a beautiful set up for disc golf. Perfect family fun activity or serious competition.
Various tours and interpretive and educational programs are offered throughout the year. These include guided nature trail hikes, a self-guided trail, night hikes, slide presentations, campfire talks and other educational programs. Check the calendar for upcoming events and programs. Tours and programs are also available by request by contacting the park.
Attractions in Hardin County include the Big Thicket National Preserve, Village Creek State Park, Village Creek Paddling Trail, Roy E. Larson “Sandyland” Sanctuary, The Ice House Museum, Kirby-Hill House, Hardin County Museum, County Seat Music Hall, Pelt Farm Museum, Bragg Light “Ghost Road” and Kountze Trade Days.
Nearby attractions include Sea Rim State Park, Martin Dies Jr. State Park, Cattail Marsh and Pleasure Island. There are numerous museums in nearby Beaumont – The Fire Museum of Texas, John Jay French House, Spindletop Oil Museum, McFaddin-Ward House, Texas Energy Museum and Clifton Steamboat Museum.