3003 Park Road 36
Graford, Texas 76449
Camp Constantin/Jack D. Furst Aquatic Base is located on Possum Kingdom Lake in Palo Pinto County, near Graford, Texas. This camp has over 385 acres and covers six miles of shoreline that look towards the majestic Castle Cliff on Possum Kingdom Lake. Activities include hiking, rifle, shotgun, archery, canoeing and swimming in one of the clearest lakes in Texas.
Summer camp programs include one of Scouting's largest waterfront areas with sailboats, water skiing, canoeing, swimming, motor boating, snorkeling, and blobbing. Camp Constantin also offers a variety of program areas such as: Trail to First Class, Handicraft, Nature, Scoutcraft, Shooting Sports and much more.
The Jack D. Furst Aquatic Base is famous for its water skiing program featuring a fleet of ski boats for skiing some of the very best water in Texas.
Weekend camping is offered at Camp Constantin year round except during the summer months. Programs include: camping, hiking to Johnson Peak, canoeing, rowing, and shooting sports.
While at Camp Constantin you also might want to wet a fishing line. Bring your rod and some tackle and you may pull in one of the abundant striper or bass from this clear lake.
To request a reservation for weekend camping, please CLICK HERE to download a sign up form. Reservations may be emailed to either customer service desk: Dallas or Fairview.
Please download the Weekend Camping Rules here (must be signed and turned in upon check-in at camp).
Please download the Camping & Activity Roster here (must be filled out completely and turned in upon check-in at camp).
For the Facility Winterization Notice, please click here.
Click here to access the 'Texas Paddling Trails' section of the Texas Parks & Wildlife website.
Click here to access the Mikanakawa Lodge “Where To Go Camping” resource for packs, troops, teams and crews!
From Dallas take I-20 west to US 180. Take US 180 west through Mineral Wells to SH 337. Turn right (north) on SH 337 and proceed 11.2 miles to SH 254. Turn left (west) on SH 254 and proceed 7.1 miles to SH 16 South. Follow SH 16 south for 1.8 miles to Park Road 36. Turn right (west) on Park Road 36 and proceed 1.9 miles to the junction of Park Road 36, FM 2351 and FM 2353.
NOTE: FM 2351 and Park Road 36 are the same road at this point.
Continue west on FM 2351 and Park Road 36 for 2.5 miles. Turn left (south) on Park Road 36 and proceed 2 miles to the camp entrance.