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Best Camping Place

A small but excellent state park ... great hiking trails and wonderful showers/restrooms! I can’t... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2019
debsan55
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Coldspring, Texas
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Hidden treasure

We visited this state park and really enjoyed the beautiful wild flowers. I can’t remember ever... read more

Reviewed May 21, 2019
VWilkins1
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Bryan, Texas
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Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

A small but excellent state park ... great hiking trails and wonderful showers/restrooms! I can’t wait to come back again!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank debsan55
Reviewed May 21, 2019 via mobile

We visited this state park and really enjoyed the beautiful wild flowers. I can’t remember ever seeing so many varieties. This is the first state park of Texas and there’s a lot of history here. It’s a shame that a flood in 2007, 2016, and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank VWilkins1
Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

We stayed at Mother Neff in our popup camper in May. First, what a beautiful time of year. There were wildflowers everywhere. All around our site, everywhere you walked. Our site (#19) was amazing. Private, spaciuos, level with a great built im area for seating,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank randolphclan
Reviewed May 18, 2019

The site was perfect, the weekend was perfect, the hiking was perfect as was the bike ride. Yes, we will be coming back. I think it's a "best-kept secret". It's small but packed with enough to keep us busy for the weekend.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank thatgirl-OffTheGrid
Reviewed May 9, 2019

This small park was the first state park in Texas, and led to the development of what has become one of the premier park systems in the country. The older section of the park is currently closed due to flood damage, with very limited access....More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank David H
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

Took a day for some easy hiking after a week of storms. Useful trail maps from the charming Visitors' Center aid in enjoying all their destination trails. The Visitors' Center is surrounded by native gardens with birds and butterflies in season. The prairie trail was...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank S6384FZlauram
Reviewed March 3, 2019

We stayed in our RV in this park. It is an immaculately clean park with a good hiking trail loop and friendly staff. Our site #13 had no trees and no privacy. The sites are big but with no trees you still look right at...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank vicki d
Reviewed December 25, 2018

Park is only about 400 yards wide by 1 mile long. There is a $4 entrance fee per visitor. Went here on 23 Dec. Weather was great for December. Nice birding. Saw many song birds and a Caracara (eagle). Small playground for Kids and Hiking...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank porter_osborne
Reviewed November 26, 2018

The first time we went it was pouring, so we enjoyed the sunny hike even more this 2nd time there. Great trails, well marked, beautiful scenery. Different terrain on different trails. The creek was flowing well this trip so we enjoyed that. A few historic...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alise M
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

The park is not new but the full hook up campsites are and they are spacious. The lower campsites are closed due to flooding and clean up of 2-4 ft of slith but all the trails were open. We enjoyed some of the trails and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Amanda D
December 11, 2017|
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Response from TylerVanHorne | Reviewed this property |
The full hookup sites are great for tent camping, just means you have concrete parking but lots of room for tents. And yes, it is great for star gazing.
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June 12, 2016|
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Response from davidbB9305TF | Reviewed this property |
The RV sites do have some shade. But, it is limited. There are quite a few trees around but they are not all large enough or positioned correctly to benefit from their shade
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