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Abilene State Park Tuscola, TX

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    Boat Rentals Closed

    Jan. 11, 2021 - Kayaks and canoes are not available to rent from the park at this time. 

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

    Check here for updates. 

Atlanta State Park Atlanta, TX

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    Scheduled Park Closures

    The entire park will be closed on the following dates:

    • From 5 p.m. on Jan. 15 until 6 a.m. on Jan. 19, 2021

     Only permitted hunters will be allowed in these areas during these dates. Contact the park for more information.

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

Balmorhea State Park Toyahvale, TX

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    Park Closed

    Jan. 12, 2021 – The entire park, including the pool, is closed for renovations. A reopening date has not been set.

    Check here for updates, or check our Twitter feed, and Facebook page, for more information.

Barton Warnock Visitor Center Terlingua, TX

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    Fort Leaton Open

    The rooms of the Fort are open for touring, but exhibits are closed.

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.


    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information.

Bastrop State Park Bastrop, TX

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    Trail Closures

    Dec. 14, 2020 - These areas are closed until further notice:

    • The Lost Pines Loop (Purple Trail) is closed from the 'Old Road Bed” east; this includes the north and south portions of the trail. You will still be able to use the Purple Trail from Park Road 1A to the Old Road Bed.
    • The Orange Trail
    • The 10-acre lake is gone, due to dam failure

    Please obey all signs and barricades for closed areas. Check here for updates or contact the park for more information. 

    COVID restrictions

    Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic. Read through the COVID restrictions before you visit.

Battleship Texas State Historic Site LaPorte, TX

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park Mission, TX

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    Shuttle Service Suspended

    July 31, 2020 – The park shuttle service is suspended. Check here for updates. 

    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Big Bend Ranch State Park Marfa, TX

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    Fort Leaton Open

    The rooms of the Fort are open for touring, but exhibits are closed.

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.


    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information.

Big Spring State Park Big Spring, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Blanco State Park Blanco, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Bonham State Park Bonham, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Brazos Bend State Park Needville, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Buescher State Park Smithville, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Caddo Lake State Park Karnack, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway Quitaque, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Cedar Hill State Park Cedar Hill, TX

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    Telephone issues

    Jan. 11, 2021 - If you have trouble reaching us on our main telephone line, please call (972) 291-6641. We are having issues with the main phone line.

    Other closures 

    These areas are closed due to flood damage:

    • The entire day use area, near the Lakeview camping loop, is closed until 2022 at the earliest. This closure includes the North Boat Ramp, beach swim area, area restrooms,  and the jetty portion of Loop J.
    • Various shoreline campsites
    • Pavilion
    • Some camping areas
    • J-loop day-use area (near Penn Farm)
    • The Marina is permanently closed and bait isn't for sale in the park.

    Trail access depends on weather and trail repairs, please see the park Facebook page for updates.

    Check here for updates. 

    COVID restrictions

    Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic. Read through them before you visit.

Choke Canyon State Park Calliham, TX

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    Lake Conditions

    Nov. 28, 2020 - Due to low lake levels and vegetation along the shoreline, there is limited access for swimming and bank fishing.

    COVID restrictions

    Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic. Read through them before you visit.

Cleburne State Park Cleburne, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Colorado Bend State Park Bend, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Cooper Lake State Park Cooper, TX

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    Trails Closed to Equestrian Use

    Dec. 31, 2020 - The South Sulphur Unit trails are closed to equestrian use due to wet conditions. The trails are open to hikers. Check here for updates or contact the park for more information.

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

Copper Breaks State Park Quanah, TX

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    Scheduled Park Closures

    The entire park will be closed on the following dates:

    • From 10 p.m. on Jan. 15 until 7 a.m. on Jan. 18, 2021
    • From 10 p.m. on Feb. 5 until 7 a.m. on Feb. 8, 2021

    Only permitted hunters will be allowed in during these dates. Contact the park for more information.

    Big Pond/Equestrian Area Closures

    • From 10 p.m. on Jan. 29 until 7 a.m. on Feb. 1, 2021

    Covid Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

Daingerfield State Park Daingerfield, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Davis Mountains State Park Fort Davis, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Devils River State Natural Area Del Rio, TX

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    Scheduled Closure Jan. 1 through Jan. 28 

    Devils River State Natural Area will be closed from Jan. 1 until 8 a.m. Jan 29, 2021. 
    Only permitted hunters will be allowed in during these dates. 

    Paddler Notice

    Beginning Oct. 18, 2020, the Devils Back paddler take-out will be closed due to road construction. The closure is scheduled to end sometime in late spring/summer of 2021. Permit itineraries that do not included Devils Back are not affected. 

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

Devil's Sinkhole State Natural Area Rocksprings, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Dinosaur Valley State Park Glen Rose, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Eisenhower State Park Denison, TX

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    Swim Beach Access

    Jan. 15, 2021- The park swim beach is open but is only accessible using the stairs; the ramp remains closed.

    COVID restrictions

    Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic. Read about the restrictions before you visit.


    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information. 

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area Fredericksburg, TX

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    Scheduled Park Closure, Jan. 11-15

    The entire park will be closed from 3 p.m. on Jan.11 until 2 p.m. on Jan. 15, 2020.

    Reservations Required

    Advanced reservations for day passes and overnight stays are required on weekends, school breaks and holidays. While not required on regular weekdays, we usually reach capacity every day. To guarantee entrance reserve passes online, or by calling the customer service center, before you visit.

    Critical Water Shortage

    Due to ongoing drought, potable water is extremely limited. Restrooms may be closed, but portable toilets will be made available. While drinking water is available, please bring your own to help us conserve water during your next visit.

    Trail Closures

    Sept. 30, 2020 - A portion of the Loop Trail is closed due to damage from flooding. The trail has been rerouted onto the Turkey Pass Trail. Elevated trails, including the Summit Trail, will close during wet weather. Get trail status updates here, or on our Facebook page or Twitter feed.


    If you plan to visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

Estero Llano Grande State Park Weslaco, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Fairfield Lake State Park Fairfield, TX

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    Area Closure

    Sept. 5, 2020 – The Big Brown Trail and primitive camping area are closed. 

    Covid Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

Falcon State Park Falcon Heights, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Fort Boggy State Park Centerville, TX

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    Scheduled Park Closure

    The entire park will be closed on the following dates:

    • From 5 p.m. on Jan. 10  until 8 a.m. on Jan. 16, 2021

    Only permitted hunters will be allowed in the closed areas during these dates. Contact the park for more information.

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

Fort Leaton State Historic Site Presidio, TX

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    Fort Leaton Open

    The rooms of the Fort are open for touring, but exhibits are closed.

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.


    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information.

Fort Parker State Park Mexia, TX

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    Equipment Rentals/Loans Unavailable

    Watercraft rentals, the Tackle Loaner program and Junior Ranger backpacks are unavailable until further notice. 

    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information.

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

Fort Richardson State Park, Historic Site &... Jacksboro, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Franklin Mountains State Park El Paso, TX

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    Trail Closure

    Oct. 28, 2020 - The park is open. However, the Ron Coleman Trail is closed until further notice for restoration purposes

    Reservations Recommended

    Advance reservations are recommended (even for those with park passes).  Reserve online or call the Customer Service Center before you visit. Spanish-speaking agents are available at the CSC. Carry your pass (either a printed or digital version) with you while in the park.

    Other restrictions:

    • We are not accepting cash or checks; credit cards only.
    • No groups larger than 10 (except those in the same family or household).
    • We strongly encourage you to wear face coverings while in the park.

    Check back for updates.

Galveston Island State Park Galveston, TX

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    Beach Side Closed Until 2022 

    Nov. 16, 2020 - The beach side area of the park (south of FM 3005) is closed to all visitation until 2022 due to renovations. The bay side (north of FM 3005) is open.

    Covid Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information.

Garner State Park Concan, TX

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    Trail Closure

    The Ashe Juniper Trail will be closed from 2 p.m. on Jan. 31 until 2 p.m. Feb. 5, 2021.    

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

    Contact the park for more information.

Goliad State Park & Historic Site Goliad, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Goose Island State Park Rockport, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Government Canyon State Natural Area San Antonio, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Guadalupe River State Park Spring Branch, TX

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    Area Closures

    Jan. 11, 2021 - Turkey Sink camping area is closed until further notice, due to new restroom construction. 

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information.

     

Hill Country State Natural Area Bandera, TX

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    Scheduled Closures

    The entire park will be closed on the following dates:

    • From 10 p.m. on Jan. 17 until noon on Jan. 20, 2020.

    Only permitted hunters will be allowed in during these dates. Contact the park for more information.

    Covid Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site El Paso, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Huntsville State Park Huntsville, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Indian Lodge Fort Davis, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Inks Lake State Park Burnet, TX

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    Scheduled Area Closures

    On the following dates the Inks Lake State Park Primitive Hike-in Campsites, Youth Group Area, (gate access to the) Bird Blind, and all hiking trails will be closed (except the Devils Waterhole Trail to the Devil’s Backbone Nature Trail, which will remain open):

    • From 10 p.m. on Jan. 18 until 2 p.m. on Jan. 21, 2021

    Only permitted hunters will be allowed in the closed areas during these dates. The park, including the main campground, cabins, and all other areas of the park are open during this time. 

    Boat Rentals Closed 

    Boat rentals are currently unavailable.

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information. 

Kickapoo Cavern State Park Brackettville, TX

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    No Interior Cave Tours

    Nov. 20, 2020 - Interior cave tours of Kickapoo Cavern are not available until further notice. Check here for updates. 

    Covid Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

Lake Arrowhead State Park Wichita Falls, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park Pittsburg, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Lake Brownwood State Park Lake Brownwood, TX

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    Scheduled Park Closure Jan. 10-15  

    The entire park will be closed from Jan. 10 until 3 p.m. on Jan. 15, 2021

    Only permitted hunters will be allowed in the closed area during these dates. Contact the park for more information.

    Restroom Closures

    Restrooms are closed in the Council Bluff and Comanche Trail camping areas. Portable toilets are available for those areas and the showers and sinks are still available. 

    Covid Restrictions

    If you plan to visit, read through our current COVID restrictions.

    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information. 

Lake Casa Blanca International State Park Laredo, TX

Lake Colorado City State Park Colorado City, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Lake Corpus Christi State Park Mathis, TX

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    Opossum Bend Boat Ramp Closed

    Dec. 22, 2020 - The Opossum Bend Boat Ramp is closed due to low lake levels. The Mesquite Boat Ramp is open at this time.

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information. 

Lake Livingston State Park Livingston, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway Mineral Wells, TX

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    Trail Closures

    Jan. 15, 2020 - The Cross Timbers trails are closed, due to wet trail conditions. 

    Covid Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

Lake Somerville State Park & Trailway Somerville, TX

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    Scheduled Birch Creek Unit Closures

    The entire Birch Creek Unit will be closed on the following dates:

    • From 5 p.m. on Jan. 12 until 2 p.m. on Jan. 15, 2020

    Scheduled Nails Creek Unit & Trailway Closures

    On the following dates the Trailway and Flag Pond Loop will be closed:

    • From 5 p.m. on Jan. 11 until 2 p.m. on Jan. 17, 2020.

    Newman's Bottom Parking

    Feb. 1, 2020 – Newman's Bottom parking area is now open. The road to the parking area has changed; the single-lane road narrows in places. Drive slowly and be courteous to other users. Trailers are NOT allowed at the Newman Parking area. Please park only in designated areas.

    Trailway Open to Horses

    The Trailway is open to hikers, bikers and horseback riders.  Two miles of access are available from the Nails Creek Unit and 7 miles are available from the Birch Creek Unit.  The area around Flag Pond, CR 125, CR 140 and the Sandhill are also open to all users.  

    You must possess a current negative Coggins test for your horse. Equestrian parking for the Trailway is permitted at the access gate on CR 125 and CR 140.

    Check here for updates or contact the park for the most recent information.

    COVID restrictions

    Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic. Read through them before you visit.

Lake Tawakoni State Park Wills Point, TX

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    COVID Restrictions

    Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic. Read through them before you visit.

    Invasive Ants

    Argentine ants, an invasive species, are in this park. While they can impact native wildlife and be a nuisance to park visitors, they do not bite or sting.

    TPWD is working to reduce the ants without harming natural resources. State Parks policy allows you to treat camping gear and equipment with over-the-counter chemicals, according to label. You cannot apply pesticides to park property. Before leaving, thoroughly inspect your vehicle, RV, camping gear, and other equipment, and notify staff if you find ants.

    Learn more about invasive ants and how to avoid spreading them.


    Contact the park for more information. 

     

Lake Whitney State Park Whitney, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Lockhart State Park Lockhart, TX

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    Credit Cards Only

    Jan. 8, 2021 - The park is temporarily unable to accept cash for transactions; we can only accept credit cards at this time. Pay and reserve passes online, or by calling the customer service center, before you visit. Guests are encouraged to arrive with a credit card if they may need to pay for anything at the park. 

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.


    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information.

Longhorn Cavern State Park Burnet, TX

Lost Maples State Natural Area Vanderpool, TX

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site Stonewall, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Martin Creek Lake State Park Tatum, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park Jasper, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

McKinney Falls State Park Austin, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Meridian State Park Meridian, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Mission Tejas State Park Grapeland, TX

  • Park closure alert

    Park Closed

    Jan. 13, 2021 - The park is closed, due to an electrical outage; a reopening date has not been set. Check here for updates. 

Monahans Sandhills State Park Monahans, TX

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    Park HQ Moved.

    Oct. 13, 2020 -  The Dunagan Visitor Center is closed for renovations. The park office is now at the Sandhills Picnic Pavilion. During this time, you can call the park at (432) 557-3479. Check here for updates.  

    COVID Restrictions

    If you plan to visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

Mother Neff State Park Moody, TX

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    Trail Hours and Closures

    3.5 miles of trails are open for hiking but the following areas have modified hours or are closed:

    • The main gate near HQ is open from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
    • The gate at the south end of park is closed indefinitely.
    • HQ restrooms close at 4:30 p.m.
    • Campground restrooms will close for cleaning: See park for posted closure times.
    • Some areas of the park are closed due to past flood damage.
    • There is no fishing access in the park.
    • Visitor Center will be open from 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. and closed from noon -1 p.m.

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.


    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information.

Mustang Island State Park Corpus Christi, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Old Tunnel State Park Fredericksburg, TX

  • Park alert

    No Entry After 5 p.m., Nov. through Feb.

    From November through February, the park closes at 5 p.m.  

Palmetto State Park Gonzales, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Palo Duro Canyon State Park Canyon, TX

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    Lighthouse Cabin Closure

    Jan. 5, 2021 – The Lighthouse Cabin is closed for repairs and improvements. We do not have a reopening date set. Check here for updates.

    Covid Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

Pedernales Falls State Park Johnson City, TX

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    COVID Restrictions

    Nov. 2, 2020 - We are open for day-use visits Wednesday through Sunday; camping is allowed every night.

    We are operating at limited capacities. All day-use and camping slots are usually filled in advance. To guarantee entry to the park, please make a reservation online, or by calling the customer service center, before you visit.

    The  Youth Group camping area is open, but is limited to 25 campers.

    If you plan to visit, read through our current COVID restrictions.

Possum Kingdom State Park Caddo, TX

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    Park Store Closed

    Jan. 11, 2021 - Our park store is closed as it transitions to new management. Bring firewood, ice and camping supplies with you, as none are available at the park. 

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.


    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information.

Purtis Creek State Park Eustace, TX

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    Scheduled Area Closures 

    On the following dates these areas will be closed:

    • From 10 p.m. on Jan. 22, until noon on Jan. 23,  2021, the boat ramp and Primitive Camping Area (sites A - M) will be closed. The Beaver Slide Trail will close from 5 p.m. on Jan. 22 until noon, Jan. 23.  

    Only permitted hunters will be allowed in this area during these dates. Contact the park for more information.

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.


    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information.

Ray Roberts Lake State Park Pilot Point, TX

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    Area Closures

    Dec. 23, 2020 – The following areas are closed:

    • Isle du Bois Unit: Pavilions and some campsites
    • Johnson Branch Unit: Pavilion and some campsites 
    • The Greenbelt section of equestrian trail south of Hwy 428.
    • The Greenbelt multiuse trail from 2 miles south of Hwy 428 Park to Hwy 380 Park (which is also closed)

    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information.

    If you plan to visit, read through our current COVID restrictions.

Resaca de la Palma State Park Brownsville, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

San Angelo State Park San Angelo, TX

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    North Shore Gate Locked

    Check in at the South Shore entrance to get the gate code for the North Shore.

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

Sea Rim State Park Sabine Pass, TX

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    Kayak and Canoe Rentals

    Dec.30, 2020 - Kayak and canoe rentals are closed until at least Jan. 18, 2021.

    Scheduled East Beach Closures

    East Beach access will be restricted on the following dates:

    • From Jan. 20 through Jan. 22, 2021
    • From Feb. 3 through Feb. 5, 2021
    • From Feb. 17 through Feb. 19, 2021
    • From Mar. 3 through Mar. 5, 2021

    Only permitted hunters will be allowed in the closed area during these dates.

    Gambusia Trail Closed

    The Gambusia Trail is closed until further notice. 

    COVID Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.

    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information.

     

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site Comstock, TX

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental... Houston, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

South Llano River State Park Junction, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Stephen F. Austin State Park San Felipe, TX

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    Campsites Wet and Trails Closed

    Dec. 31, 2020 - All trails are closed, due to wet conditions.

    Tent and RV campsites currently have some standing water. 

    Covid Restrictions

    If you are planning a visit, please read through our current COVID restrictions.


    Check here for updates or contact the park for more information.

Tyler State Park Tyler, TX

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    Parks Open

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Most state parks are open. Some limitations and guidelines are in place for safety during the pandemic – read through them before you visit.

    We strongly encourage reservations for day visits and camping.

Village Creek State Park Lumberton, TX

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    Closures

    Nov. 2, 2020 -  Approximately 4 miles of trails are open. The Village Creek, Tupelo, and Yaupon Loop trails, and a portion of Water Oak Trail, are closed. The swimming area is also closed. Check here for updates. 

    If you plan to visit, read through our current COVID restrictions.

    Wyler Aerial Tramway El Paso, TX

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