Palo Duro Canyon State Park

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Campsites with Water

  • People per Site: 8
  • Number of Sites: 18
A view of a primitive drive-up campsite on the Fortress Cliffs area.

These tent-only campsites are in the Fortress Cliff area. These are drive-up sites, you do not have to backpack to them. Tent camping only. No pop-up campers, travel trailers, or motor homes are allowed in this area. Water is in the campground, but not at each site. Restrooms with showers are 1/2 - 2 miles away.

  • Picnic table
  • Fire ring
  • Water nearby
  • Shade shelter



Plus daily
entrance fee


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