PLOWMAN CREEK, TX

Plowman Creek Campground is located on the west side of Whitney Lake off the main channel of the Brazos River in Central Texas. Over two million people visit Whitney Lake each year to enjoy the plethora of recreational activities and scenic beauty the lake provides.The Brazos River...
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  • Inbound gates open at 6 a.m. and close at 10 p.m.
  • A maximum of three vehicles allowed per campsite, group sites excluded
  • No ATVs/OHVs allowed
  • A fishing license is required to fish at all parks on Lake Whitney
  • Please call the Whitney Lake Project Office 254-622-3332 for more information and burn ban restrictions
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Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.
*** Some sites may be available only from the campground on a first-come-first-served basis.
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Overview

Overview

Plowman Creek Campground is located on the west side of Whitney Lake off the main channel of the Brazos River in Central Texas. Over two million people visit Whitney Lake each year to enjoy the plethora of recreational activities and scenic beauty the lake provides.

Natural Features:

The Brazos River flows gently over sand and rocks at Plowman Creek. The surrounding rolling hills are covered with cedar, Live oak and Post oak.

Recreation:

Boating, fishing, swimming, canoeing and kayaking are popular activities on the river and downstream at Whitney Lake. Anglers can fish for a variety of bass, crappie, and catfish.

The 12.5 mile Hopewell Trail allows hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding. Visitors can choose to travel north on the trail to Kimball Bend Park, or south to Lakeside Village and Powelldale Mountain.

Facilities:

This year-round campground offers 22 family sites and 10 equestrian sites with water and/or electric hookups. 10 primitive tent sites are also available. Amenities include flush toilets, showers, drinking water, a dump station, boat ramp and playground.

Booking Window
Sat Aug 23 2014 - Mon Feb 23 2015

Reservations can be made for today and can be made up to 6 Month(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Peak Tue Apr 01 2014 Tue Sep 30 2014
Non Peak Wed Oct 01 2014 Wed Dec 31 2014
Non Peak Thu Jan 01 2015 Tue Mar 31 2015
Peak Wed Apr 01 2015 Wed Sep 30 2015
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Basketball Courts
  • Biking
  • Boat Ramp
  • Boating
  • Drinking Water
  • Dump Station
  • Entrance Station
  • Fishing
  • Flush Toilets
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Host
  • Playground
  • Showers
Fees and Cancellation Policies

Fees and Cancellation

Fee Information
Payment in full will be charged to your credit card upon completion of the reservation. A $9.00 non-refundable on line reservation fee may be charged for some facilities.

Payment Methods Accepted On-line:
Visa Mastercard Amex Discover UnionPay JCB

Changes and Cancellations
A $10.00 service fee will apply if you change or cancel your reservation. Late cancellations are subject to additional fees. For full details see NRRS Reservation Policy


Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Peak Season
Apr 01 2014 -
Sep 30 2014
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $10.00-$12.00
STANDARD ELECTRIC $14.00-$16.00
EQUESTRIAN ELECTRIC $14.00-$16.00
Non Peak Season
Oct 01 2014 -
Dec 31 2014
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $10.00
STANDARD ELECTRIC $14.00
EQUESTRIAN ELECTRIC $14.00
Non Peak Season
Jan 01 2015 -
Mar 31 2015
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $10.00
STANDARD ELECTRIC $14.00
EQUESTRIAN ELECTRIC $14.00
Peak Season
Apr 01 2015 -
Sep 30 2015
TENT ONLY NONELECTRIC $10.00-$12.00
STANDARD ELECTRIC $14.00-$16.00
EQUESTRIAN ELECTRIC $14.00-$16.00

*Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
**Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
Getting There
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
32.07, -97.49333
32°4'12"N, 97°29'36"W

From Kopperl, Texas, travel 1 mile south on FM 56. Follow signs into campground.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

PLOWMAN CREEK
15188 FM 56
Kopperl  TX  76652

Phone Number:

Information:  (254)694-3189
Additional Information