The pool will be closed for annual cleaning from May 9 through May 15, 2016. 

Balmorhea State Park Map


The park is located four miles southwest of Balmorhea on State Highway 17, in Toyahvale. From I-10 westbound, take Balmorhea exit (exit #206); FM 2903 south to Balmorhea; State Highway 17 west four miles to the park. From I-10 eastbound, take Toyahvale/Ft. Davis exit (exit #192); Ranch Road 3078 east approximately 12 miles to the park.

Improved Access to Balmorhea SP
Visitors can now drive to parking areas in the park immediately after the park opens. Once parked, visitors will be directed to go to the headquarters to pay their entrance fees and can receive wrist bands for entry to the pool area. More information on the new check-in procedure.

The Park HQ is located at:
(degrees, minutes, seconds) N:  30° 56' 42.21"
Longitude (degrees, minutes, seconds) W:  103° 47' 11.79"

Other Maps

P.O. Box 15
Toyahvale, TX 79786

Latitude: 30.945036

Longitude: -103.786663

(432) 375-2370

Make reservations online

Reserve by phone: (512) 389-8900

Entrance Fees
  • Adult: $7 Daily
  • Child 12 Years and Under: Free

Open daily.

Office Hours:  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Pool hours:  8 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. or sunset, whichever comes first.
The pool will be closed for annual cleaning from May 9 through May 15, 2016. 

Busy Season:  March through Labor Day


Campsite Hours

Check-in:  2 p.m.

Check-out:  2 p.m.


Motel Hours

Check-in:  3 p.m.

Check-out:  11 a.m.


Maximum Capacity

Throughout the summer, especially on weekends and holidays, the park sometimes reaches maximum parking capacity and must close. The park reopens when parking becomes available. Please have a back-up plan in case of closure. Parking on the shoulder of the highway is forbidden. Capacity closures do not affect customers with reservations

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