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Great place for camping, fishing, boating activities, canoeing, paddle boarding! A ton of very nice... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2018
ShanMomLinda
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Grand Prairie, Texas
Paddling trail

I am a local girl who grew up goofing off in and around Joe Pool. I DON'T KNOW WHAT TOOK ME SO LONG... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2018
MarissaSalinas
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Arlington, Texas
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

Great place for camping, fishing, boating activities, canoeing, paddle boarding! A ton of very nice camper and tent spots with hookups. Cabins for those who aren't as outdoorsy right by the water.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ShanMomLinda
Reviewed June 4, 2018

I am a local girl who grew up goofing off in and around Joe Pool. I DON'T KNOW WHAT TOOK ME SO LONG TO EXPERIENCE THE PADDLING TRAIL! Its perfectly tucked away and offers a tranquil escape from city life. The trail also has some...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank MarissaSalinas
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Camper for 4 Nights great camping sites ,great Lake site,Nice new showers but no good water presure. Sites well keeped but should not charge additionnel for your car,normaly RV charges incluses 1car.Also 25 mile should be inforced pleople Drive Much too fast.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank SUEBIDOUX
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Came here for a three day stay in the campground with an RV. Hookups were in great condition and we had a view of the lake. We brought our 5th wheel so we did not use much of the on site facilities, but we did...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank FulltimeRVTraveler
Reviewed November 10, 2017

Excellent campground with most sites far enough apart so you have space to play. The kids and Grand kids love the beach in the summer. This is a year round place to go with fishing, hiking, and biking. Easy access and can accommodate just about...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 1955chevy
Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff greeted us at the front entrance. Gave us map of facilities. Knowledgeable about spots available. Camp sites cleaned regularly. Bathrooms clean.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank sheilam945
Reviewed August 11, 2017

We took our motor home this week to Joe pool lake for the first time. Our spot was 72 right on the water. The only thing I didn't like about this spot was no shade but over all lake was beautiful. Park was very quite...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank christine b
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

We went to the movies at the beach event, very nice family event, bring your own seats, it's every Saturday

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank YaceC
Reviewed April 15, 2017

This park is part of the system of parks around Lake Joe Pool in Grand Prairie (another is Lyn Creek Park and marina area.) There is a $10 vehicle entry fee or you can buy a pass - just realize this is a county park...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank TampaTrips
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Loyd park. I love this place. I prefer this over the state park for a few reasons. The main reason is because of their beautiful kayak/canoe trail. It is peaceful. Even when it is windy on the main lake, you get to the trail the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Ruddog C
March 11, 2018|
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Response from 1955chevy | Reviewed this property |
You don't need a fishing license if you fish off of the bank inside the state park. If you have a boat you will need to get a license.
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Juan C
January 23, 2018|
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Response from sheilam945 | Reviewed this property |
Space 117 is by creek and bike trails that you can hike down. Spaces 56-74 have best lake access and view. (Limited camping for a little while longer do to bathroom remodeling and it has affected electric service to these... More
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JanetF1227
June 16, 2017|
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Hi! The picnic tables are first come, first serve, there are no reservations for the regular or covered picnic tables. There are 2 pavilions that you can rent (reservations are recommended) or if you're really worried that... More
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