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Huntsville State Park

565 Park Road 40 West, Huntsville, TX 77340
+1 936-295-5644 ext. 0
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Very nice little park!

I was very impressed by this park. I tent camped here for one night. The facilities were clean... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017

The Huntsville state Park is a great spot to visit for a day or you can stay longer like a weekend... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
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A popular park great for fishing, boating and horseback riding.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“paddle boats” (15 reviews)
“swimming area” (13 reviews)
“lake raven” (12 reviews)
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565 Park Road 40 West, Huntsville, TX 77340
+1 936-295-5644 ext. 0
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

I was very impressed by this park. I tent camped here for one night. The facilities were clean (the bathroom near my site was old and dated, but kept clean.) The staff was incredibly friendly and helpful. The sites themselves are very nice. I stayed...More

3  Thank z3r0h3r0
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

The Huntsville state Park is a great spot to visit for a day or you can stay longer like a weekend or up to even 14 days. They have camping spots for Recreational vehicles with water ,electric and they have spots for tent campers also....More

1  Thank vernon824
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I can't believe I have lived this close for so long and never been out there but I will be going back for sure

Thank David D
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Great place to take your wife and kids. Very nice camp sites, beach, paddle boats, canoes, grills with tables nearby, and fishing. It is a beautiful location with trees, rolling hills, and the lake. There is a local store where you can pick up some...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Brilliant place to get away from Houston. Only a hours drive from Houston but feels like a different world. It's a great place to camp with kids nice big pitches with benches and fire pits, and cheap wood. The lake is beautiful and you can...More

1  Thank StephenW3
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Very grateful the lots are large. We'd 13 tents on 3 spaces and could've still had plenty more as the lots are ample. Considering the amount of ppl at this park, however, definite need for more restrooms on the weekends. It may not be fair...More

Thank BlaundNordic
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I took 4 of my grand kids to camp over the spring break. We knew it would be busy and had made reservations so we got there just after lunch in hopes of finding most of the campers who were leaving gone and allow us...More

1  Thank Chris S
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Mostly Hispanic visitors but very nice .it offers paddle boat ,canoe and row boats as well as RV camping ,tent pads with water, and screwed in cabins .it also offer fishing and store with fishing tackle and drinks and food.horse rental at front of park..you...More

Thank Larry V
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Last Sunday, a lovely March day, my daughter took my wife and I to Huntsville State Park. It is easy to find, right off of 45. The entry fee is $5 per adult. The area was beautiful - tall pines, some flowering bushes and some...More

1  Thank danieloW7812SH
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

What a great place to get away from it all! It's not too far from Houston, where I live, but just far enough! We went Sunday through Wednesday. When we got there we pretty much had a empty park and had every site to pick...More

2  Thank Debbie M
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30 June 2017|
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Response from Eco_Travel_Explorer | Reviewed this property |
Never trust beasts, no matter where they are. Ask the park ranger's supervisor how many accidents they have per year.
Bonnie D
21 June 2017|
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Response from Debbie M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, take your dog.
Melinda S
30 May 2017|
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Response from RevTexTEXass | Reviewed this property |
There is a netted beach area. The fish swim all over and fine to eat if legal size. Yes there are wild critters in the woods & water. Alligators are not friendly and tend to avoid adults. Learn and research them and... More