Camping In Texas Parks

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EDNA—BRACKENRIDGE PARK & CAMPGROUND

From Edna: TX 111 E 8 miles. On Lake Texana; park is 275 acres; campground is 85 acres. Wheeled-camper sites with electric, water & sewer 98 (16 pull-through); with electric & water 36. Limit 90 days. Prepared tent sites 36; primitive camping on 250 acres; cabins with AC 5, linens provided. Reservations OK. Dump station, flush toilets, drinking water, AC comfort stations with hot showers, picnic tables, fire pits, ice, small convenience store with snacks & drinks, laundry. Auditorium, meeting room, pavilion, gazebo, marina building for rent. Fishing, tackle for sale or rent, swimming—lake, boat ramp (motorboats OK), bicycle trails, trail bike area, horseback riding, playgrounds, 9-hole miniature golf course, volleyball, softball field, nature & historical trails, paintball field, soccer field, basketball, disc golf, Wi-Fi. Brackenridge Recreation Complex: Brackenridge Main Event Center (all-weather arena), fishing pond with piers, covered picnic tables, day-use picnic area, playground. (Lavaca-Navidad River Authority, 891 Brackenridge Parkway, Edna 77957, 361/782-5456. www.brackenridgepark.com.) GULF COAST

EDNA—LAKE TEXANA STATE PARK

From TX 111, 7 miles E of Edna. On Lake Texana; 575 acres. Back-in wheeledcamper or tent sites with electric & water 81; tent sites 55. Limit 14 days. Reservations OK. Dump station, flush toilets, drinking water, hot showers, fire pits. Swimming—lake, fishing, tackle for sale or rent, boat ramp (motorboats OK), bicycle trails, trail bike area, playground, nature trails, park naturalist, canoe & kayak rentals, scenic views. Fee. (46 Park Road 1, Edna 77957, 361/782-5718. www.tpwd.state.tx.us/spdest/findadest/parks/lake_texana.) GULF COAST

EDNA—Mustang Wilderness

From E city limit: US 59 E 8 miles to Ganado; Loop 521 1 mile; FM 2982 S 2.2 miles; County Road 249 .5 mile to entrance. On Lake Texana. Prepared tent sites 28; primitive camping available. Pack in only. Water & electricity available at rest room only. Centrally located rest room & shower facility, Eloo waste system. Swimming—lake, fishing, boat ramp, bird watching, wildlife viewing, nature trails, scenic views. (Lavaca-Navidad River Authority, Box 429, Edna 77957, 361/782-5456.) GULF COAST

ENNIS—HIGH VIEW PARK

From US 75/287: TX 34 S 5.8 miles; local road SE .3 mile. On Bardwell Lake. Wheeled-camper sites with electric & water 39. Limit 14 days. Dump station, pit toilets, shower. Swimming—lake, 10 picnic sites, grills, snack bar, fishing, bait, paddleboats, boat ramp, marina. Fee. (Bardwell Lake Office, 4000 Observation Drive, Ennis 75119, 972/875-5711. www.recreation.gov.) PRAIRIES AND LAKES

ENNIS—MOTT PARK

Open April 1–Sept 30. From US 75/287: TX 34 S 6.8 miles; FM 985 SE 1.6 miles. On Bardwell Lake. Back-in wheeled-camper sites 40; with water & electric 33 (12 pullthrough, 21 back-in). Prepared tent sites 7. Limit 14 days. Also group shelter with 4 RV hookups, by reservation. Dump station, pit toilets, showers. Swimming—lake, fishing, boat ramp, grills. Fee. (Bardwell Lake Office, 4000 Observation Drive, Ennis 75119, 972/875-5711. www.recreation.gov.) PRAIRIES AND LAKES

ENNIS—WAXAHACHIE CREEK PARK

From US 75/287: TX 34 S 6.2 miles; local road NW 1.7 miles. On Bardwell Lake. Wheeled-camper sites 76; with water & electric 60 (14 pull-through, 41 back-in). Primitive campsites 7. Limit 14 days. Also group shelter with 8 RV hookups, by reservation. Dump station, flush & pit toilets, showers, grills. Fishing, boat ramp, nature trail. Fee. (Bardwell Lake Office, 4000 Observation Drive, Ennis 75119, 972/875-5711. www.recreation.gov.) PRAIRIES AND LAKES

EUSTACE—PURTIS CREEK STATE PARK

From US 175: FM 316 N 3 miles. Park, 1,533 acres, includes 355-acre Purtis Creek Lake. Back-in wheeled-camper or tent sites with water & electric 59. Prepared tent sites 5. Reservations OK. Dump station, flush toilets, showers. Fishing (largemouth black bass on catch-and-release basis only; contact park headquarters for details), lighted boat ramp, 50-boat maximum on lake (no-wake rule). Swimming—lake, tables, playground, picnic pavilion, fish-cleaning areas, lighted fishing piers, 4-mile hike/bike trail, primitive campsites along 1.7-mile nature path. Fee. (14225 FM 316, Eustace 75124, 903/425-2332. Reservations: 512/389-8900. www.tpwd.state.tx.us/spdest/findadest/parks/purtis_creek.) PRAIRIES AND LAKES