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Feb 22 2024 - Mar 06 2024
Save the Day Passes
Many parks fill to capacity on weekends and holidays. Pre-purchase a day pass and guarantee your entry and parking. Day passes are:
  • Only valid for entry during the time slot you select. Once you enter, you may stay in the park for the rest of the day.
  • Valid until 10 p.m., unless the park closes earlier.
  • Available up to 1 month in advance.
  • Not transferrable to another person or park.
  • Also sold at the park, if available.
Learn more about Save the Day Passes.
Driving Directions
From Tyler: From Loop 323 take FM 14 North for 7 miles.

From Dallas: Take I 20 East to exit 562. Take FM 14 North 2 miles to the park.

From Shreveport, LA: Take I 20 West to exit 562. Take FM 14 North 2 miles to the Park.
Alerts and Important Information
Prescribed burns are planned during this timeframe (December-April), depending on weather and other factors. Prescribed fire operations and associated smoke may impact your visit. Some camping areas, lodging facilities, trails, and day-use areas may be closed for public safety. Contact the park to learn how this may affect your stay.

September 5, 2023 - The Silver Canoe Park Store and Boat Rentals are closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays until Memorial Day, 2024.

Grills and deep fryers are prohibited in portions of the day-use area, including the designated swim area/bath house/parking lot, the park store area, and the area directly adjacent to the playground.

Diving or swimming directly around the fishing piers and boat ramp is prohibited. Divers must check-in and out at the park headquarters, during business hours.

If your plans change, please modify or cancel your reservation as soon as possible to allow someone else to enjoy the park.

$6 per day, per person 13 and older.

Park does not have a gate. Day Use hours are 8am to 10pm.

Park office Hours are 8:30am-4:30pm daily. Seasonally the park stays open later on Friday through Sunday.

An honor box at headquarters is used to collect camping and day use fees when the office is closed.

Park Store Open year round; Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Open daily. Tuesday following Labor Day through Friday before Memorial Day, Park Store is closed Tuesday and Wednesday.

Swimming is prohibited Sunset to Sunrise.

Firewood is available at the park.

PARK PHONE NUMBER: 903-597-5338
There is no gate; no gate code is necessary for entry.

If arriving after hours, a camping reservation listing will be posted at the Headquarters Late Arrival Board. Campers with reservations should proceed to your reserved campsite. All after-hours customers without a prior camping reservation must use the green self-pay station located at Headquarters. Fill out the envelope and make proper payment before proceeding to an available site labeled with a Green A on the site number post. Adhere the top white sheet to the left side of your windshield. All overnight customers arriving after hours must register at the Park Headquarters between 8:40 am and 10:00 am the next morning.

Cabin and Shelter Reservations:
If arriving after hours, you must call the Park Headquarters at 903-597-5338 to let them know you will be a late arrival before 3:00 pm daily, a reservation listing with your cabin assignments will be posted at the Headquarters Late Arrival Board. Cabins will be left unlocked. All customers arriving after hours must register at the Park Headquarters between 8:40 am and 10:00 am the next morning to register and receive your key. .

Tyler State Park camping trips are easy to plan with ReserveAmerica. Tyler State Park campground reservations can be made online. Click one of the links below to see available campsites at Tyler State Park or day pass availability.

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