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Nice park and close to home!

The last time we camped here was about 20 years ago and don't remember much about the park from... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2019
boneshaker8
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Plano, Texas
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Nice park

Made reservations for the Thursday and Friday of Memorial Day weekend. Was able to get one of the... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2019
Adchsmack
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Houston, Texas
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Beautiful park lined with dogwoods and dotted with fresh-water lakes: great for fishing.
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123 State Hwy Rd P64, Fairfield, TX 75840
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Reviewed July 6, 2019 via mobile

We have stayed at the Fairfield State Park Campground and it is beautiful. The camp sites were easy to park our boat and RV. We met other campers who were really friendly. The Ranger office had a clerk who was very helpful and friendly. We...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

The last time we camped here was about 20 years ago and don't remember much about the park from then but we recently purchased another new camper and just wanted to do a quick get away somewhere close and decided to check out Fairfield SP...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 25, 2019 via mobile

Made reservations for the Thursday and Friday of Memorial Day weekend. Was able to get one of the “prime” spots (site 67) according to the park staff at check-in. Staff (check in, park rangers, and camp hosts) were all super friendly. Campsites were great if...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 23, 2019

My family and I were looking forward to relaxing at the lake.The check in process was great and made accessing the state park a breeze. The park looked clean and the staff was friendly. Later we visited the bathrooms and found them to be in...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Nolan V
Reviewed April 22, 2019

We spent the weekend at Fairfield Lake this past weekend, and between the 12 of us camping had several comments about the park. Sadly, most of these items are negative. We are experienced campers, and have happily spent weekend at many parks in America, but...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019

If you haven’t been here .... you are missing out!! The lake and park are so beautiful. We love the staff...they are super friendly and helpful to ensure your stay is the best. We camped for just about a week. They let us know if...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Last time my husband and I came here, I came down with the flu which was a shame. This park has so much to offer. From swimming (warm water lake), fishing, boating of all sorts, bird watching, equestrian, mountain biking and hiking. Hubby and I...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 8, 2019

Similar to a lot of other state parks, but more to offer in some ways. There are a lot of nice views from some sites, and there are quite a few that are fairly level (for motorhomes). This is also a quiet park (as far...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 12, 2018

I had a reservation for Asa Baldwin for October 27 and called the morning after weeks of heavy rain And was told the lake was flooded and some areas were under water and camping areas were not satisfactory some tables under water the Person there...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Toni Overby And... B
Reviewed June 14, 2018

If you visit this wonderful park during the week, it will be only yours. The voice of the birds is very reassuring. You can walk in the trails with wonderful sound of the birds. Here are some pictures, take a look.

Date of experience: June 2018
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justinswearingen1998
April 17, 2018|
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Response from Llanotraveler | Reviewed this property |
Until recently this was a coal,fired power plant so I do not remember any homes lakeside.
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Glooney
February 20, 2016|
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Response from M J | Reviewed this property |
Water and Electricity $18, Campsites with Water $12. Entrance Fees: Adult: $4 Daily , Child 12 Years and Under: Free . If you get a Texas State Park pass ($70 annual fee), everyone in your vehicle will get into all Texas... More
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PR2290
December 15, 2015|
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Response from koga57 | Reviewed this property |
Unless there is a weather related closure, the State park will be open. The park is closed however from December 27 at 5:00 pm thru 1:00 pm January 1.
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