Maps and Directions

Map to Caddo Lake Cabins

Please note: While Google Maps will get you safely to the area, Google Maps do not show exact locations for all addresses!!!

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 To find the cabins in Uncertain (and Karnack):Find FM 2198

FM 2198 is the only road (unless you count boat roads) that comes to Uncertain.  Once you are on FM 2198, to find  HEARTS COTTAGE:  pass the Caddo Lake State Park, travel approximately 1.5 miles to the intersection of Pine Island Road, which is well-marked with signs for Big Pines Lodge (and others).  Turn left, onto Pine Island Road, and drive approx. 1.6 miles  (about 7/10 of a mile beyond Big Pines Lodge), to Heart’s Cottage.
For CYPRESS VIEW,  CADDO CABIN &  SLOUGH VIEW CABIN:  keep driving on FM 2198, past Pine Island Road. In about 3 miles,  you’ll reach the town of Uncertain. Stay on 2198 until it ends at the intersection with Cypress Drive (the Uncertain Flea Market is on the left) .Turn LEFT at the intersection of Cypress Drive .
The Cypress View Cabin is about 6/10 mile, on the right, at 854 Cypress Drive.  Look for the sign out front.
Caddo Cabin and Slough View Cabin are set back on the right side of the intersection of Bois d’ Arc Drive. Turn RIGHT onto Bois d’ Arc (CR 2505); the cabins are on the left, and each is marked with it’s own sign.


From the west (Tyler, Dallas area, etc):

Go east on I-20 until you reach the Marshall exit for US  hwy 59, Exit #617.
DO  NOT  EXIT  AT  THE  “CADDO LAKE”    Hwy 43  exit!!!
Exit onto US hwy 59,  turn  LEFT.
You will go approx. 5 miles on Hwy 59, until you reach the intersection of 59 and Hwy 43 North.
(Look for the RR overpass, signs for Caddo Lake and Karnack, and a Lowe’s).
TURN RIGHT onto 43 N.
You will travel approx. 15 miles  to Karnack; watch for signs for Caddo Lake State Park.
At the intersection of Hwy 43 and FM 2198/FM 134,
turn RIGHT onto FM 2198 (if you go left, you’ll be on FM134 and go to Jefferson).  See directions above, once on FM 2198, for each cabin.

If you are coming from  Plano, Denton, etc:

Avoid  I-20.
Take Hwy 380 through McKinney to Greenville, to I-30.
On I-30, go east (toward Texarkana), until you come to Mt. Pleasant.
Take Exit #160  (the first Mt. Pleasant exit) and go RIGHT on Hwy 49 to Daingerfield.
Continue on 49 through Daingerfield to Jefferson, about 48 miles. In Jefferson,
cross US 59 and pass the Brookshire’s grocery (last stop for groceries!).
Bear RIGHT at the intersection, onto Hwy 134.  This will take you through historic
Jefferson and across the bridge of Big Cypress Bayou, which feeds Caddo Lake.
Turn LEFT about a mile past the bridge, at a ‘T’ intersection,  and continue on Hwy 134.
At HWY 43, (approx. 10 miles) continue straight across onto FM 2198. See directions above, once on FM 2198, for each cabin.

If you are coming from the Houston/Nacogdoches area:

Come north on US 59 to Marshall; pass over I-20, and go about 5 miles. You’ll pass Hwy 80, then go under a railroad overpass.  Get in the right
(turn only) lane for Hwy 43 N . (There’s a Lowe’s on the corner.) Go RIGHT onto Hwy 43N, about 15 miles, to Karnack.
Look for the signs for FM 2198 and the Caddo Lake State Park.
Turn RIGHT onto 2198 (if you turn left, you will be on Hwy 134, which goes to Jefferson.) See directions above, once on FM 2198.

From  Louisiana:

Take I-49 or La 71 to I-20.
Go WEST on I-20,  toward Dallas, to the WASKOM exit–the first exit on the Texas side.
Turn RIGHT at the stop sign at the access road and drive to the next stop sign, at US80 (Texas St.).
Turn LEFT.  Go about a mile or so to the intersection of HWY 9, on the right.
Turn RIGHT. Go almost 10 miles, to the next stop sign, at Hwy 1999.
Turn LEFT. On 1999, go about 2 miles, to the intersection of SH134.
Turn RIGHT, at the cemetery, onto 134.
Continue on 134 until you reach Karnack, about 5 miles. You’ll pass the Post Office, on your right, and about 200 yards past that, turn RIGHT onto OLD 134.
Go across the railroad tracks, go about 1/2 mile,  and the next stop sign is at FM2198. Fyffe’s grocery is across the street.
Turn RIGHT, and you’ll end up in Uncertain in about 5 miles; the Caddo Lake State Park is on your left. You are on FM 2198, see directions, above, for each cabin’s location.

From Arkansas/Oklahoma:

From I-30, take the Hwy 59S, Loop 151 Exit, go south, and exit onto US HWY 59S.
Go approx. 19 miles to Atlanta, Tx, where you bear left onto the 59 Loop. (Walmart, on the left,
will be your last chance for groceries.)  When you reach the intersection of
59 and Hwy 77/Pinecrest , go straight for another .06 miles, to the intersection
of Hwy 43 S. Turn RIGHT onto Hwy 43 and drive 30 miles. Just after y ou cross over the bridge of Big Cypress Bayou, you’ll arrive at the turnoff to FM2198.
Turn LEFT onto 2198. (If you turn right, you will be on Hwy 134, which goes to Jefferson.)  See directions above for each cabin’s location.