Caddoween 2023 at Backwater Jacks
Dallas Downriver Club formally invites you and your family or friends to help us haunt BackWater Jack's on Caddo Lake at our annual Caddoween Campout on Thursday, October 19th thru Sunday, October 22nd, 2023.
BackWater Jacks offers an immensely large camping area complete with restrooms and hot showers, RV Sites with hookups as well as cabins to rent so there is plenty of space for everybody, plus it has easy access to Big Cypress Bayou so that anyone wishing to paddle the lake can do so as well.
It is advisable to make reservations for RV sites and cabins well in advance. Check out the Backwater Jacks Website for reservation info and pricng.
21st, will include several events and contests:
Awards will be given for
Tent Site Decoration
Kids Pumpkin Carving
Adult Pumpkin Carving
Dutch Oven Entree
Dutch Oven Side Dish
Dutch Oven Dessert
Group Theme Costume
Directions to BackWater Jack's Big Cypress Bayou/Caddo Lake
To Caddo Lake, Texas:
From Dallas: Take IH-20 East to Marshall. Exit onto US Hwy 59, and then turn left (North). Follow US Highway 59 north through Marshall past US Highway 80. Take FM RD 1793 (right). Stay on FM RD 1793 until you will come to the intersection of FM1793 / FM 134 (about 8 miles). Take a right on FM 134 (south). Travel about 2 miles you will come to a “S” curve with railroad tracks in the middle of the curve. (You will know it when you see it!). The blacktop road to your left is Long’s Camp RD. Come down it until you see the river. If you get wet you went too far.
ALTERNATE: Take IH-20 East to Marshall. Exit onto US Hwy 59, and then turn left (North). Follow US Highway 59 north through Marshall past US Highway 80. You can also take Hwy 43 East toward Karnack / Caddo Lake. Stay on Hwy 43 until you see the FM RD 134 / FM 449 RD intersection. (about 15 miles) Turn Left onto FM 134. Less than 4 miles you will see the railroad tracks and “S” curve. Longs Camp RD is before the tracks to your right. Stop when you see the river.
Boat rentals: Canoes and kayaks can be rented at Backwater Jacks, but they must be reserved in advance by contacting Riverbend Outfitters at 903-625-9100.
BACKWATER JACKS PARK RULES
6: WATERWAYS & BOAT RAMP: All bodies of water, including the river, and lake-like areas
surrounding our park are not owned, operated, or controlled by Backwater
Jacks RV. We are not
responsible for your use of the river or any surrounding bodies of water. All damage to person or property arising from the use of the
waterways is not the responsibility of Backwater Jacks. Boat launching fee is waived for reserved guests.
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