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Tyler State Park

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Address: 789 Park Road 16, Tyler, TX 75706-3630
Phone Number: 903-597-5338
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Clean and quiet with some of the most friendly raccoons anywhere. Great family friendly spot. Clean and clear water with plenty of watercraft available. No motorized watercraft... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
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Tyler, Texas
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Tyler, Texas
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Clean and quiet with some of the most friendly raccoons anywhere. Great family friendly spot. Clean and clear water with plenty of watercraft available. No motorized watercraft keeps the place quiet and wake free. Enjoy.

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Thank 755jerryb
Tyler, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I frequently kayak the lake at the state park. The park also has excellent camping areas from tent pads to RV sites with hook-ups. There are miles of challenging mountain bike trails. All in all this is a great park with lots of fun activities for the family.

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Thank UTEX76
Whitehouse, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a good park lots of trails to hike & lots of camping spots. Lots of nature of you want it they got it. There is a diving platform in the swimming area do not be fooled it is deep out there.

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Thank Cynthia R
Dallas, Texas
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Entry to the park was $6 per person and I decided to stop at this location and give their mountain bike trails a try. I had a blast although it was pretty hot. Make sure to bring plenty of water and take plenty of rest while riding. Their was lots of shade throughout the trails. At one point I rode... More 

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Thank AC L
Houston, Texas
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed or stay at this family friendly state park. The bath house was clean. The park staff was friendly and very helpful. The swimming beach was nice and the bathhouse by the beach was clean. We realty lied the park and we will return for another visit.

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Thank sdmill
Jacksonville, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful lake, serene. Variety of hiking trails, friendly staff. Great selection of camping and picnic sites. No motor boats, canoe and paddle boat rentals. Plenty to do for all ages.

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Thank rhondatxs
Tyler, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tyler State Park is a great place to be. Beautiful scenery, food hiking, and water fun. We plan to camp there as soon as the temps go down some. Enjoy!

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Thank Whocaresaboutoldroses
Tyler, Texas
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Very beautiful and peaceful parks. Everybody is nice and friendly. Alot of hiking trails,bike trails, fishing trails. The water is crystal clear and spring fed.plenty of camp site weather it be tent,camper or groups. All camp site have water and electricity hook ups.we camp here at least 15 times per year.

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Thank rodrickh589
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Had fun hiking in the park on various occasions. Some of the paths are shared with bikers though so you have to pay attention.

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Thank gimpaloof
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Our family frequents Tyler State Park. We love to camp, swim, fish and hike. The challenging trails have become regular exercise for our family of 5.

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