Camp Circle J (Circle J Ranch) is an all male resort & campground, serving the gay community since 2005! We have 107 acres located in the rolling hills of beautiful east Texas, approximately 70 miles SE of Dallas.
There are vast wooded areas, green pastures & a large spring fed lake, for swimming, sunning on the deck or swim platform and canoeing. If a natural body of water is not your thing, you can also enjoy our pool! Our guests enjoy the community campfire, complimentary cookout on Friday nights, Saturday night potlucks and complimentary continental breakfasts on Saturday and Sunday mornings, that include Mitch's amazing homemade breads and jams! We also have beer on tap that's FREE for our guests! We always keep a dark and a light beer to satisfy either taste!
Annual Membership are not required, but there are perks to being a member, such as lower daily rates and complimentary T shirt with your membership. Membership rates are $25.00 per year.
We're open by reservation, 7 days a week through our season, which runs from March 1st through January 31st, closing for the month of February each year.
For reservations, you can call us at 903-479-4189 or email us at email@example.com
check in times are from 8am - 8pm and check out is 3pm on your date of departure.
Friday, May 27 thru Monday, May 30
the unofficial beginning of Summer! Swimsuits and Sun! But, It's also a time to remember and honor those who serve and have served in our nations military. We'll have lots of good food, good campfire, great swimming at the pond or pool, and of course our Saturday Night Recognition of Service Members at the campfire! All current or former service members will be recognized and honored for their service to our nation!
IT Upgrade Work Weekend
riping out the cob-webs
Friday, June 17 thru Sunday, June 19
A work weekend for those who wish to help, but we are getting some nice IT upgrades, and will also be working on a solar pool heater!
4th of July / Mitch's Birthday!
Friday, July 1 thru Monday, July 4
July is here and it's time to celebrate the birth of our nation and the birth of our Mitch! There'll be a pool party on Saturday afternoon with a water volleyball tournament and cool libations to quench your thirst! Oh yes, we'll have lots of pig for dinner!
Labor Day Weekend
Friday, September 2 thru Monday, September 5
Fall is just around the corner....Labor Day is here, the unofficial end of Summer....Last Splash.....But...Just because summer's coming to a close, it doesn't mean the fun is over! While we are saying goodbye to the summer season, we'll open the door for the fun of the coming fall!
Friday, October 28 thru Monday, October 31
Halloween's coming early this year! The ghouls and goblins will be out and about this weekend at the J! We'll be having a Saturday late morning hayride on the backroads around the ranch! Pumpkin carving will be happening all afternoon, followed by our haunted hayride to the campfire, with our costume party and contest!
Thanksgiving First Monday Weekend!
Thursday, November 24 thru Sunday, November 27
We'll be closed Thanksgiving Day, but we'll be here ready to go on Friday for a post holiday get away from the family weekend! We'll kick back on Saturday with some hot apple cider around the campfire! It's also First Monday Weekend! Just in time for those unique christmas gifts! First Monday is the largest open air flea market in the U.S., covering more than 400 acres!
New Year's Eve!
Friday, December 30 thru Sunday, January 1
The end of the year is upon us once again! It's time to ring out the old and bring in the New! Father time will be slowly fading away while the baby new year will be screaming down the chute at midnight! Come celebrate the New Year, Country Style....Gather round the fire and raise your glass of champagne surrounded by good friends as we count down to the New Year!