Parks in Texas (96)

Abilene State Park
Taylor County, TX
Gathering Place;Come to the shady banks of Elm Creek, where large trees arch overhead and deer and other critters wander by. Just 16 miles southwest of Abilene, the park has a lake and fishing pond, a
Atlanta State Park
, TX
A Peaceful Retreat;Fishing, camping, birding await in scenic northeast Texas.;Atlanta State Park sits on the shores of Wright Patman Lake in the far northeast corner of Texas. Towering pines and hardw
Balmorhea State Park
Reeves County, TX
A Cool Oasis in the High Desert;Dive into the crystal-clear water of the world’s largest spring-fed swimming pool. Swim, scuba dive, or just relax under the trees at this historic park in arid West Te
Bastrop State Park
Bastrop County, TX
Rising From the Ashes;For more than 70 years, folks have visited Bastrop State Park to enjoy its history and marvel at the Lost Pines. Forest fires and floods have ravaged the park in recent years. No
Battleship Texas State Historic Site
Harris County, TX
Welcome Aboard!;Battleship Texas took part in some of the most significant naval battles of the 20th century during both world wars. Now docked along the Houston Ship Channel, she serves as a memorial
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Hidalgo County, TX
Equipment Rentals;The Texas State Park Store "Algunas Plumas" offers a variety of camping supplies, outdoor equipment, field guides, gifts and food items. The store also rents the following equipment
Big Bend Ranch State Park
, TX
Welcome to the Other Side of Nowhere!;Big Bend Ranch State Park offers outdoor recreation for the truly adventurous. This remote park features rugged mountains, steep canyons, amazing views, unparalle
Blanco State Park
Blanco County, TX
On the Banks of the Blanco;Come for a picnic, afternoon swim, fishing trip or a weekend campout on the banks of the spring-fed Blanco River. We’re just an hour from Austin and San Antonio.
Brazos Bend State Park
Fort Bend County, TX
Nature Lover’s Paradise;Looking for a “wild” experience? You will find it at Brazos Bend State Park, just 45 miles from downtown Houston!
Caddo Lake State Park
Harrison County, TX
East Texas Treasure;Bald cypress trees draped with Span­ish moss tower over the maze of bayous, sloughs and ponds of Caddo Lake. Paddle these waterways, stay in a historic cabin, or try your luck fish
Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Briscoe County, TX
Where Bison Roam;Wind and water over the eons shaped the rugged beauty of Caprock Canyons State Park in the Panhandle of Texas. Today, bison roam the plains, bats roost in Clarity Tunnel, and you can
Cedar Hill State Park
Dallas County, TX
Urban Oasis;Relax by the lake, tour an old Texas farm, or explore our rugged limestone hills and rare prairie pockets. Though we’re just a short drive from the DFW Metroplex, it feels like you’re a wo
Choke Canyon State Park
, TX
South Texas Retreat;Watch the sun rise over the lake while birds sing in the brush. Spend the day casting for your next big fish story. Come see us on the shore of Choke Canyon Res­er­voir, between Sa
Colorado Bend State Park
San Saba County, TX
Colorado River Wilderness;Spend a weekend exploring the unspoiled wilderness of Colorado Bend. We’re two hours northwest of Austin.
Cooper Lake State Park
Delta County, TX
Room to Roam;With two park units, you’ll find plenty of room to roam. Bring your fishing pole, your hiking shoes, your horse, your swimsuit–or heck, just bring yourself! We’re only 90 minutes northeas
Copper Breaks State Park
Hardeman County, TX
Equestrian;The equestrian can enjoy a 3.5-mile, round-trip trail over flat and rough terrain. There is a large parking area and a water tank for horses. The Equestrian Camping Area has six camping si
Daingerfield State Park
Morris County, TX
Equipment Rentals;The park rents paddle boats, canoes, kayaks (single and tandem) and flat bottom boats. Personal flotation devices and paddles are included.;Ranger Programs;The park offers a variety
Davis Mountains State Park
Jeff Davis County, TX
Trails and Tranquility;High in the mountains of West Texas you will find a beautiful and historic park. Explore Davis Mountains State Park’s miles of trails, stay up late to marvel at the night sky, l
Devils River State Natural Area
Val Verde County, TX
All camping and facility stays are by reservation only. Reservations must be made at least one day in advance. The park is unable to accept payments of any kind.;Things to Do;Fed by numerous clear spr