Palo Duro Canyon State Park

Primitive (Backpack) Camp Areas

  • People per Site: 4

Sites may be closed due to weather conditions. Please call park before you visit. Sites are available on first-come, first-served basis at the park, on the day of arrival. Walk in at least 1/2 mile from the parking area. No designated sites. You must pack out all trash. No open fires are allowed in the area. Containerized fuel stoves are allowed for cooking. No drinking water is in the area; you must bring your own. Restrooms and showers are 1/4 mile from the trailhead.

Primitive camp areas in the designated backpack area. Backpack area has a capacity of 40.



Plus daily
entrance fee

$ Contact the Park

Note: Information and prices are subject to change. Please call the park or park information (1-800-792-1112) for the latest updates. The daily entrance fee is charged in addition to any facility fees, unless otherwise stated. A Texas State Park Pass will allow you and your guests to enjoy unlimited visits for 1-year to more than 90 State Parks, without paying the daily entrance fee, in addition to other benefits.

Pets are not allowed in any Texas State Park buildings. For other general pet restrictions check the Texas State Park Regulations. For park specific pet restrictions contact the park.

Call the park or park information (1-800-792-1112) for more information.

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