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Camp Huawni is located in Shelby County, Texas between the small towns of Timpson and Center, Texas. Hidden in the pine forests of East Texas, the campsite is situated well off the beaten path on land that has been in the Adams family for three generations, going on four.

Approximate Drive Times

Dallas/Fort Worth – 3.5 hours
Houston – 3 hours
Austin – 5.5 hours
San Antonio – 6.5 hours
Shreveport – 1 hour
Texarkana – 2 hours

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From Dallas/Fort Worth
Go about 120 miles east on Interstate 20. Turn right/south onto Hwy 259 in Kilgore. Stay on Hwy 259 going south for about 15 miles until you get to Henderson. In Henderson, take a left onto Hwy 59 south towards Nacogdoches (it’s the 4th light in Henderson, look for the John Deer store on your right). Go about 18 miles on Hwy 59 south and turn left at the light in Mt. Enterprise onto Hwy 84. Go another 17.5 miles until you get to Timpson. In Timpson, turn right at the only light in town (next to Whataburger) onto Hwy 87. Take Hwy 87 towards Center for another 7.5 miles and turn left onto FM 1645. Go just over a mile and turn right onto CR 4235.

From Houston
Take Hwy 59 north for 170 miles until you get to Timpson. In Timpson, turn right at the only light in town (next to Whataburger) onto Hwy 87. Take Hwy 87 towards Center for another 7.5 miles and turn left onto FM 1645. Go just over a mile and turn right onto CR 4235.

From Austin
Take Hwy 290 east for about 40 miles. When you get to Hwy 21, take a left and go east towards Bryan/College Station. Feel free to stop by Royalty Pecan Farms located on your right about one mile before getting to the Brazos River after passing Caldwell. Continue on Hwy 21 until you get to Nacogdoches. At Nacogdoches, turn left at the loop, which continues your route on Hwy 59 towards Timpson. In Timpson, turn right at the only light in town (next to Whataburger) onto Hwy 87. Take Hwy 87 towards Center for another 7.5 miles and turn left onto FM 1645. Go just over a mile and turn right onto CR 4235.

From San Antonio
Take Interstate 10 east to Houston. Take Hwy 59 north for 170 miles until you get to Timpson. In Timpson, turn right at the only light in town (next to Whataburger) onto Hwy 87. Take Hwy 87 towards Center for another 7.5 miles and turn left onto FM 1645. Go just over a mile and turn right onto CR 4235.

From Shreveport
Take Interstate 20 west for 15 miles. Turn left and head south onto Hwy 79; go 30 miles until you reach Carthage. At Carthage, go south on Hwy 59 for 14 miles until you reach Tenaha. Turn right at Tenaha and head west on Hwy 84 towards Timpson. Go 6 miles on Hwy 84, and before reaching Timpson, turn left on FM 1645. Travel down FM 1645 for about 7 miles and then turn left onto CR 4235. If you reach Hwy 87, you’ve gone too far.

Air Arrival

Many campers fly to camp. Campers may fly into Gregg County airport (GGG) near Longview or Shreveport, Louisiana (SHV), which is only about 80 miles away. Be sure and forward your air itinerary to the camp office so that we can schedule a pick up.

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