If your summer plans include camping and Texas, here's some insight into where to camp in Texas. Texas is a big state and there are for sure more than five places to camp but I'll start you off with this list of the top fiveTexas campgrounds so you'll be ready for that trip to the great outdoors. I know I have a few more places on my Texas travel bucket list now. Hopefully, you will, too.
The Top Texas Campgrounds
Whether you've got an RV, looking to rent a cabin or camp in a tent, these campgrounds will give you some travel inspiration. And that last thing, tent camping? That is not me, by the way.
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This is a guest post written by GoRVing.com. GoRVing is a great resource for info on the top Texas campgrounds and pretty much all camping-related stuff.
1. Jellystone Park Camp-Resort – Guadalupe River
“Located in the beautiful Texas Hill Country, Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort Guadalupe River is the perfect place for families to have the vacation of a lifetime. Whether you’re looking to kick back and relax, or spend the day busy with fun activities, our Camp-Resort is an ideal location.
Spend the day splashing in Yogi Bear’s Water Zone, putt-putting on our 18-hole mini golf course, walking along the banks of the Guadalupe River, and so much more. No matter your age, camping with us is bound to be a blast. Come experience everything our park has to offer while making memories with your friends and family!”
For more info, check out Jellystone Park Camp-Resort – Guadalupe River
2. Rayford Crossing RV Resort
“Discover a luxury RV Resort minutes from The Woodlands, Houston, Spring, and Conroe, Texas. Enjoy lounging by our pool, fishing in our stocked pond, or visit The Woodland’s Market Street for world-class dining and shopping. Catch a show at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, or get back in touch with nature at the Spring Creek Greenway Nature Center. Rayford Crossing RV Resort offers daily, weekly, or extended stays.
All our sites are extra-long, extra-prime shoreline, wide, all concrete, and have full hookups. The possibilities are endless when you choose to stay at Rayford Crossing RV Resort!”
For more info, check out Rayford Crossing RV Resort
3. South Padre Island KOA
“Retreat to South Padre Island KOA Holiday® for top-of-the-line camping amenities, friendly staff and endless opportunities for adventure on the gorgeous Gulf Coast. Known for its lovely beaches and calm waters, South Padre Island is the perfect vacation destination for campers both young and young at heart.
Whether you enjoy sunbathing, fishing or experiencing local wildlife, there's something for everyone. Plus, with tropical weather all year round, any time is a good time to visit SPI, Texas. Let us be your basecamp for exploring the tall sand dunes and clear, warm Gulf waters found at the finest coastal resort in Texas”
For more info, check out South Padre Island KOA
4. The Vineyards Campground & Cabins on Grapevine Lake
“Our nationally acclaimed campground is well known for its peaceful setting, lovely grounds, lakefront views and accommodating staff. The Vineyards Campground & Cabins offers something for everyone. We know you will enjoy our fine amenities, including many spacious pull-thru RV sites and our cozy, fully furnished cabins. Once you get checked in, take your kids to the playground or grab your swimsuit and head down to our private sandy beach to enjoy Grapevine Lake.”
For more info, check out The Vineyards Campground & Cabins on Grapevine Lake
5. Sunset Point on Lake LBJ
Enjoy magnificent sunsets in the Texas Hill Country on the shores of beautiful Lake LBJ. Sunset Point RV Resort is close to Austin, Fredericksburg and San Antonio yet in a quiet, lakefront setting. Marble Falls and the surrounding area offer many restaurants, shopping, golf courses, water sports and outdoor recreation. Nestled on 20 gorgeous acres with almost a mile of shoreline, its close to many of the Hill Country attractions.”
For more info, check outSunset Point on Lake LBJ – Waterfront RV Resort