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Blanco State Park

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Great Headquarters for a Hill Country Weekend

Blanco State Park is a fairly small park located on two sides of the Blanco River in Blanco, Texas... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David S
Corpus Christi, Texas
Amazing boat party

Had a amazing boat party on phi phi islands organized by blanco hostel. Will return soon. I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Saskatoon, Canada
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Park located on the banks of the Blanco River; great for trout fishing.
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#101 Park Road 23, Blanco, TX 78606
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Blanco State Park is a fairly small park located on two sides of the Blanco River in Blanco, Texas. However, it does have everything one would need for a long weekend camping trip or a day trip to the river. The day use areas are...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank David S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a amazing boat party on phi phi islands organized by blanco hostel. Will return soon. I recommend it

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RajBunnu
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

Another nice Texas state park. Reasonable private sites close to the river and fishing for stocked trout in the winter season.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dsmith03
Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

Small State Park with good fishing. Clean with nice sites. Campers bring Lots of large dogs though. Clean restrooms, only a few sites have full hook ups. Handicapped accessible. Close to a very nice town square. Blanco has nice shops and restaurants. Be sure to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jane M
Reviewed December 31, 2018

The campground is small and the campsites are packed in tightly. If a kid in the campground has a stick to beat on a tree, everyone gets to enjoy it. If someone who has a dog that likes to bark, everyone knows it. (Why do...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LostOnLandAgain
Reviewed December 16, 2018

This is a great family outdoor activity among cedar and pecan trees. Small but plenty to see. Camping is available.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Garry M
Reviewed December 15, 2018

Great place to have a picnic, do a little walking or just hang out. Quiet, safe, beautiful site. Sit by the water and ponder life. Grab some BBQ from the Old 300 and enjoy a nice sunny afternoon here.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TallyHoHoHo
Reviewed November 28, 2018

Seemed like a very nice park but located under/near an overpass. It's very small and not much to do. No hiking, just walking around a bit. We were going to go kayaking the following day as it was late when we got in but when...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank thatgirl-OffTheGrid
Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

We camped here for two nights and found the park clean and well maintained. Nice hot showers are included. It appears to have a nice swimming area which of course was closed in winter. It took about an hour to get to San Antonio with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank brendah893
Reviewed November 3, 2018

Stayed a couple days midweek. Nice campground. As always TPWD does a great job of keeping facilities clean and hospitable. Small playground for kids. Next to river for swimming, kayaking and fishing. Only a few blocks from downtown!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Max H
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Chris B
July 25, 2018|
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Response from Kenneth S | Reviewed this property |
The water level was good. There were several kayakers and the swimming area had numerous people there.
Cindy D
April 5, 2018|
Response from william f | Reviewed this property |
Not that I know of..give them a call...
Amanda B
July 22, 2017|
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Response from G6083BKlindae | Reviewed this property |
I do not know the answer but one could always find out by calling the Park Rangers Offices. I am sure they would know.