Dripping Springs Natural Area

Driving Directions

Accessible only by canoe on the Big Piney River. The Area can only be reached by boat. Put in at MDC Baptist Camp Access and float downstream a little over 1.50 miles. Area is on west side of river.

General Information

Ozark

Texas

417-256-7161

Leased

Area manager can be reached at the Houston Forestry Office when they are in at 417-967-3385

Activities
Activity
(Activity Explanations)
Comments
(Population Definition)
Canoeing  The area can only be reached by boat. Put in at MDC Baptist Camp Access and float downstream in a little over one and one half miles. Area is on west side of river.  
Fishing - Bass Good population.  
Fishing - Catfish Fair population.  
Fishing - Crappie Fair population.  
Fishing - Other Fair population.  
Fishing - Sunfish Good population.  
Hiking  No designated trails 

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
No Developed Facilities

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Features
Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Designated Natural Area Dripping Springs NA 8.00 acres Natural areas provides additional information.  
Spring  0.00 # gallons per day The water flow is not significant but it constantly drips and seeps across the rock bluff  
Spring Dripping Spring 0.00 # gallons per day The water flow is not significant but it constantly drips and seeps across the rock bluff  
Stream - Permanent Big Piney River 0.10 miles  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Total Area Acres:8.59 

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Designated Trails
Trail Name Trail Type Length
No Designated Trails

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Shooting Range General Information

This area has no shooting ranges.

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