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Brazos Bend State Park

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We took the family with grandkids for the day. Great weather. The paths were very wet from the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Xena145
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Cedar Park, Texas
Camground is Wonderful!

Camped in a 35” motorhome. We are self contained so cannot comment on restrooms/shower facilities... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gina A
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Dallas, Texas
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A 4,897-acre park reserve that offers visitors glimpses of a variety of animal species including birds, alligators, deer, bobcats and raccoons.
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21901 Fm 762 Rd, Needville, TX 77461-5634
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+1 409-553-5101
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the family with grandkids for the day. Great weather. The paths were very wet from the rain. The Rangers were on top of this and had some paths closed. We had a BBQ. The kids loved the hike trails. There are gators around...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Xena145
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Camped in a 35” motorhome. We are self contained so cannot comment on restrooms/shower facilities. Stayed in site #108. Would love to return! Pros- - Beautiful park - Many trails- lots to explore especially if you’re a birder - Level, spacious sites – spaced quite...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Gina A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sun was out and so we saw several gators around 40 acre lake. Great hiking trail. Flat and about a mile and a half around.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jen P
Reviewed January 2, 2019

We spent a night here but could have spent even more. We did a short hike on a trial closer to the camp ground our first night and saw plenty of snowy egrets, blue herons, ducks and vultures. The next morning we went to 40...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sardam
Reviewed January 1, 2019

Brazos Bend is a really fun state park. Many people bring bicycles. There are a lot of well maintained trails. This is a great place to visit when the weather cools down. In the summer it is very hot and humid. get up close and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 8, 2018

Beautiful park & camp ground site! It was my first time camping & my now fiance proposed on one of the fishing piers! So it will always remain a special place to me. We made a reservation a week prior for a campsite where you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TigerTina301
Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

We spent a lovely day hiking around the various lakes. Although we have seen gators here in the past, it was a bit cool today, so they were not out sunning. Even so, the scenery is beautiful, and we had many bird sightings. We also...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Fran4747
Reviewed November 17, 2018

This is always a great place to visit and walk around. Lovely scenery and of course the alligators. This time they were across the pathway which made it hard to pass. See the pictures.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank St_matty
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

Perfect season to be out here. Parking free.with the annual entrance pass. Walk along the river bed and spot alligators, birds and enjoy the lush greenery.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Try_travel001
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Park is clean and week kept. Restrooms were also clean. We had a picnic, climbed up the tower to look around and saw lots of alligators.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gloria G
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BeataDrabczynski
September 8, 2018|
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August 17, 2018|
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Response from Sidney E | Reviewed this property |
They are out all the time.
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pennylongoria
July 22, 2018|
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Response from Robert J | Reviewed this property |
I think they are quite similar, with the main difference being 50 vs. 30 Amp service; if you need the higher service, pay the extra $5 and choose Burr Oak. You can see many photos of the sites at the park website under... More
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