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Huntsville State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston TX (Registration FULL)

9:00a Sat, October 26, 2019 to 11:00a Sun, October 27, 2019
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(512) 389-8903

This event is full, and no longer accepting registrations.

Family Camping

General Program Details


  • We provide basic camping equipment needed for the weekend (pictured below). You provide sheets, blankets, food and personal items.
  • Download the TOF Welcome Packet for a more detailed list of what we provide and what you should bring. 

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A 6 Person Tent, Propane Stove and Fuel, 2 Cooking Pots, 1 Frying Pan, 2 Cots, Tongs, Cooking Spoons, Spatula, 1 Foam Pad per Youth, Wash Basins, Broom, Dust Pan, Mallet, and Coffee Press (on request)


The cost is $75 per family (up to 6 individuals) which includes all park entry and camping fees.


You provide your own meals. Read the TOF Welcome Packet to find camp meal ideas.

Conclusion & Departure

Texas Outdoor Family camping workshops conclude with borrowed gear returned at or before 11am on Sunday. Your onsite Ranger will provide more details at the event.

Specific Program Details


  • Individual car camping sites for each family
  • Potable water at or near each campsite
  • Restrooms with hot showers
  • Overnight ranger presence for comfort and confidence

Activities Specific to this Workshop

  • Tent setup demonstration
  • Leave No Trace
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Geocaching – a modern day treasure hunt
  • Dutch oven and outdoor cooking demonstration
  • Fire building
  • Junior Ranger journal
  • Night Hike

All activities are subject to weather conditions. View our Sample Agenda.

Program Policies


Pets are not allowed on TOF camping workshops.

Weather and Cancellation

We recognize that the weather will impact your camping experience. TOF staff will notify you via email and telephone if your event cancels. If cancelled, we will add your reservation to our transfer list to be eligible for a future event, pending availability. Due to the state's process for handling funds, refunds cannot be offered.

How to Register

No longer available. Full roster with no waiting list.

Still have questions?

Visit our FAQ page for more program details.

You can also email for answers.