15 Best Places to Camp in Texas 

There’s no better way to social distance than to spend time in the great outdoors this summer 2020. Lucky for you, the Lone Star state offers an abundance of wide open spaces to unwind in your own backyard and curb your quarantine cabin fever. Here is a list of the 15 best places to go camping in Texas – click the park names for more info:

#1 McKinney Falls State Park, Austin 

#2 Inks Lake State Park, Burnet

#3 Big Bend National Park, Big Bend National Park 

#4 Big Thicket National Preserve, Kountze

#5 Colorado Bend State Park, Bend 

#6 Garner State Park, Concan

#7 Palo Duro Canyon State Park, Canyon 

#8 Padre Island National Seashore, Corpus Christi

#9 Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, Fredericksburg

#10 Caprock Canyons State Park, Quitaque 

#11 Guadalupe River State Park, Spring Branch 

#12 Davis Mountains State Park, Fort Davis

#13 Lost Maples State Natural Area, Vanderpool

#14 Windy Point Park, Austin

#15 Emma Long Metropolitan Park, Austin

*Check camp site availability and hours of operation with the parks prior to planning a trip.