Clear Creek Recreation Area
Bankhead National Forest \ Bankhead Ranger District
Clear Creek is the largest recreation area on Lake Lewis Smith. You're sure to find what you are looking for here. Day-use visitors and campers have access to a boat ramp and swim beach. The lake provides excellent fishing for Kentucky Spotted Bass and Hybrid Striped Bass.
There are two trails in the area; the 2.5-mile Raven Interpretive Trail and a 1.5-mile bicycle trail.
It offers a day use group picnic site, a campground and countless ways to enjoy the lake and surrounding area. Follow the link to check rates, directions and current forest alerts: Recreation.gov \ Clear Creek Campground
- 102 campsites (tents or RV's) are divided between four campground loops with water and electrical hookups
- RV Waste Station
- 3 group picnic sites that accommodate up to 50 people each.
- Day-Use visitors will find a pleasant swimming beach, picnic sites, restrooms, dressing rooms, and warm showers.
- Aboat ramp for water sport enthusiasts.
Thanks to our Area Manager, Joyce Wooten, for providing the great photos!