As a new school year begins, one thing many students look forward to is school vacations! However, it can be hard to spice things up each year. This fall break, visit BackWater Jacks, a campground on Caddo Lake, with tons of exciting opportunities to share with your family or friends during school vacations. Even if you’re just passing by, BackWater Jacks can show you an exciting time within your journey.
Where is BackWater Jacks?
BackWater Jacks is a campground on Caddo Lake located in Karnack, Texas. The 20-acre campground that started as a fishing camp is immersed in beautiful forests, and the lake is still avidly used by local fishermen and boaters. Overlooking the fresh water of Caddo Lake in East Texas, the camp is a little over three hours east of Dallas. The temperature in Eastern Texas ranges from an average of 82.6 degrees in July to a minimum of 50 degrees in January, the perfect camping weather in any season!
What’s to do there?
BackWater Jacks provides both cozy cabins and RV camping, virtually any form of camping you desire, and comfort in any season. The cabins include a full kitchen, TV-satellite services, outdoor furniture and grilling amenities and both parking and boat ramps. If you choose RV camping, BackWater Jacks provides laundry rooms and bathhouses on top of a beautiful view to make your stay as comfortable as possible. As for recreational activities, the site is immerged within 15 major rivers, 3,300 miles worth of mapped paddle trails accessible to your exploration. If water is not your strong suit, there are trails for equestrians, biking and even an auto tour route. For those that are interested in wildlife, Caddo Lake has one of the 500 U.S. wildlife refuges in the country, easily accessible to you! There are many places to travel just a few miles from BackWater Jacks, including the famous Wonderland of Lights held in the city of Marshall, TX. The winter wonderland festival begins in late November and continues until the end of December. This festival includes a lighted Christmas parade, Santa’s workshop, even ice skating and a jingle bell run for the athletic visitors; perfect holiday vacation fun!
Backwater Jacks is a great vacation spot for people of all ages, whether it’s a family vacation, a fun weekend with friends or a romantic getaway. BackWater Jacks has activities for every occasion and every season. This school vacation, visit the best campground on Caddo Lake!