Davy Crockett National Forest

75847


(936) 204-0845



Price Range

$ (0-10)

Description

Davy Crockett National Forest is off U.S. Highway 69 lying west of Lufkin, Texas and east of Crockett. It is administered by the United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service local headquarters in Lufkin. There are local ranger district offices located in Ratcliff.The forest, part of the Piney Woods ecoregion, covers a total of 160647acre in two counties - Houston 94481acre and Trinity 67361acre.Davy Crockett National Forest, which is bordered on the northeast by the Neches River, includes the 45acre Ratcliff Lake. The area is pine-hardwood woodlands with flat to gently rolling terrain.UsesThe national forest is managed on a multiple-use philosophy and are used for lumbering, grazing, oil production, hunting, and recreation. In fiscal year 1994, 93.8 million board feet of timber was harvested from the national forests in Texas, providing 2,098 jobs and $73,108,000 in income to the surrounding Texas communities. In addition, Texas ranchers with special permits could graze their cattle in the national forests. At the Davy Crockett National Forest, 386 head of cattle grazed in fiscal year 1994.Recreational facilities within the national forest at the Ratcliff Lake Recreation Area include a bathhouse, camping, picnicking and swimming areas, boat ramps, and hiking trails. The Big Slough Wilderness also lies within the forest.

Parking

Lot Parking No
Street Parking No
Valet Parking No

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75847
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