Camping In Texas Parks

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JACKSBORO—FORT RICHARDSON STATE PARK AND HISTORIC SITE

From town square: US 281 S 1 mile. Wheeled-camper or tent sites with electric & water 37; with electric, water & sewer 5. Limit 14 days. Reservations OK. Primitive camping. Screened shelters 11; covered pavilion 1; overnight equestrian sites 5. Dump station, flush toilets, showers. Restored fort buildings, stabilized ruins, museum, interpretive center, hiking trails, park naturalist. Fishing in 8-acre lake. Fee. (228 State Park Road 61, Jacksboro 76458, 940/567-3506. www.tpwd.state.tx.us.) PANHANDLE PLAINS

JACKSONVILLE—LAKE JACKSONVILLE CAMPGROUND

From Jct US 69 & 79: US 79 SW .5 mile, College Avenue S 3 miles. On Lake Jacksonville. Wheeled-camper sites with electric & water 10. Screened shelters 10. Dump station, flush toilets, showers, picnic tables. Swimming—lake, fishing, ski, boat ramps. (Municipal Park, Box 1390, Jacksonville 75766, 903/586-4160.) PINEY WOODS

JASPER—EBENEZER PARK

Open March 1–Sept 30. From TX 63: FM 255 E 3.9 miles; park road N 1 mile. On Sam Rayburn Reservoir. Wheeled-camper or tent sites 30; with water & electric 10. Limit 14 days. Dump station, pit toilets, picnic shelters, grills. Swimming— lake, fishing, boating, scenic views. Fee. (Corps of Engineers, RR 3, Box 486, Jasper 75951, 409/384-5716. www.recreation.gov.) PINEY WOODS

JASPER—MARTIN DIES, JR. STATE PARK

From US 96: US 190 W 11 miles; Park Road 48 S. 4 units on B.A. Steinhagen Lake. Dump station, flush toilets, showers (E side lake only). Hen House Ridge Unit (Park Headquarters) E side lake, S side US 190: wheeled-camper or tent sites with electric & water 56. Tent sites with water only 44. Dump station. Screened shelters 20; mini-cabin with AC & heat 1. Walnut Ridge Unit E side lake, N side US 190: wheeled back-in camper with electric & water 66. Tent sites with water only 11. Screened shelters 24; mini-cabin with AC & heat 1; lodge 1. Dining hall/group shelter 1. Cherokee Units N & S, W side lake (overnight camping only when other 2 units are filled): no dump station, water nearby. All units: boat ramps, boat rentals, picnic area, grills, playground, nature & hiking trails. Swimming—lake, fishing, lighted fishing pier, water ski, hike, nature study, park naturalist, canoe rentals. Fee. (634 Park Road 48 S, Jasper 75951, 409/384-5231. www.tpwd.state.tx.us.) PINEY WOODS

JASPER—SANDY CREEK PARK

From US 190: W 5.3 miles; FM 777 S 1.3 miles; local road W 2.3 miles. On B.A. Steinhagen Lake. Back-in wheeled-camper sites 80; with electric 72. Screened shelters 2. Limit 14 days. Dump station, flush & pit toilets, showers. Picnic shelters, grills. Swimming—lake, fishing, boat ramp. Fee. (Corps of Engineers, 890 FM 92, Woodville 75979, 409/429-3491. www.recreation.gov.) PINEY WOODS

JASPER—TWIN DIKES PARK

From US 96: FM 255 W 5 miles. On Sam Rayburn Reservoir. Back-in wheeledcamper sites 46, with electric & water 16, with sewer 6. Screened shelters 3. Limit 14 days. Dump station, flush toilets, showers, picnic shelter, grills. Fishing, boat ramp, scenic views. Fee. (Corps of Engineers, RR 3, Box 486, Jasper 75951, 409/384-5716. www.recreation.gov.) PINEY WOODS

JAYTON—Jayton RV Park

On TX 70 N of Jayton. Wheeled-camper sites with electric, water, sewer & garbage 8. Unlimited stay. Fee. (PO Box 46, Jayton 79528, 806/237-3822.) PANHANDLE PLAINS

JAYTON—Kent County Golf Course

From TX 70 in Jayton: On FM 1083 W 2 miles. Wheeled-camper sites with electric 4. Limit 2 days. Fee. (PO Box 46, Jayton 79528, 806/237-3822.) PANHANDLE PLAINS

JEFFERSON—ALLEY CREEK PARK

Open March 1–Sept 30. From TX 49: FM 729 W 11 miles; local road S .2 mile. On Lake O’ The Pines. Wheeled-camper sites 49 with electric & water. Tent sites 30; reserved group area; 12 sites with electric & water, pavilion. Limit 14 days. Dump station, flush toilets, showers, grills. Swimming—lake, fishing, boat ramp, near service facilities. (Corps of Engineers, 2669 FM 726, Jefferson 75657, 903/665-2336. www.recreation.gov.) PINEY WOODS

JEFFERSON—BRUSHY CREEK PARK

From TX 49: FM 729 W 3.4 miles; FM 726 SW 5 miles; local road NW .7 mile. On Lake O’ The Pines. Wheeled-camper sites with electric & water 71. Tent sites 25. Limit 14 days. Dump station, flush toilets, showers, grills. Swimming—lake, fishing, boat ramp. Fee. (Corps of Engineers, 2669 FM 726, Jefferson 75657, 903/665-2336. www.recreation.gov.) PINEY WOODS

JEFFERSON—BUCKHORN CREEK PARK

Open March 1–Sept 30. From TX 49: FM 729 W 3.4 miles; FM 726 SW 4 miles. On Lake O’ The Pines. Wheeled-camper sites with electric & water 58. Tent sites 38. Limit 14 days. Dump station, flush toilets, showers, grills. Swimming— lake, fishing, boat ramp. Fee. (Corps of Engineers, 2669 FM 726, Jefferson 75657, 903/665-2336. www.recreation.gov.) PINEY WOODS

JEFFERSON—Hurricane Creek Park

From TX 49: FM 729 W 6.2 miles. On Lake O’ The Pines. Camping sites 23. Limit 14 days. Flush toilets, grills. Fishing, boat ramp, near service facilities. (Corps of Engineers, 2669 FM 726, Jefferson 75657, 903/665-2336.) PINEY WOODS

JEFFERSON—JOHNSON CREEK PARK

From TX 49: FM 729 W 15 miles; park road S 1 mile. On Lake O’ The Pines. Wheeled-camper sites with electric & water 75. Tent sites 22; reserved group area, 12 sites with electric & water, pavilion. Limit 14 days. Dump station, flush toilets, showers, grills. Swimming—lake, fishing, boat ramp. Fee. (Corps of Engineers, 2669 FM 726, Jefferson 75657, 903/665-2336. www.recreation.gov.) PINEY WOODS

JOHNSON CITY—PEDERNALES FALLS STATE PARK

From US 281: FM 2766 E 9.4 miles. From US 290: FM 3232 N 6.4 miles. On Pedernales River. Back-in wheeled-camper or tent sites with electric & water 66. Primitive camping on 100 acres (no vehicles, requires 2-plus-mile hike). Limit 30 days. Reservations OK. Dump station; flush, chem & vault toilets; showers; picnic tables; fire pits; ice. Swimming—lake, bicycle trails, trail bike area, horseback riding, nature trails, scenic views, bird viewing blinds, Wi-Fi. Fee. (2585 Park Road 6026, Johnson City 78636, 830/868-7304. www.tpwd.state.tx.us.) HILL COUNTRY

JUNCTION—Schreiner Park

Loop 481 at Lake Junction. From I-10 W, Exit 460. From I-10 E, Exit 456. On South Llano River. Primitive camping area 15 acres. Limit 3 days. Flush toilets, drinking water. Fishing, picnic tables, swimming—lake, swimming—pool, bathhouse, motor boats permitted, playground, softball field, basketball court, walking trails. Rest rooms closed during winter months. (730 Main St, Junction 76849, 325/446-2622. www.cityofjunction.com.) HILL COUNTRY

JUNCTION—SOUTH LLANO RIVER STATE PARK

Closed selected dates In December & January for drawn public hunts. From I-10: US 377 S 6.5 miles to park entrance. On South Llano River. Back-in wheeledcamper sites with electric & water 56. Walk-in tent sites 6. Reservations OK. Dump station, flush & chem toilets, showers, bathhouse, picnic tables, grills. Swimming— river, fishing, boat ramp, scenic views, nature trails, park naturalist. Fee. (1927 Park Road 73, Junction 76849, 325/446-3994. www.tpwd.state.tx.us.) HILL COUNTRY