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Son's Getaways
143 sites · Lodging25 acres · TexasStay the night in a brand new, insulated and air-conditioned, one of a kind Luxury Glamping Cabin...
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Relax near this spring fed creek and listen to the water flowing over the rocks
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3 Dry Wells Ranch
4 sites · Lodging, RVs, Tents110 acres · Blanco, TexasWe welcome you to come enjoy the beautiful outdoors and dark sky on a scenic 110 acre ranch in...
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River Forest Haven
24 sites · RVs, Tents30 acres · Del Valle, TexasRiver Forest Haven is a unique space that seeks to bring you closer to nature. We do not...
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The Nest
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The Reserve at GreenLeaf
4 sites · Lodging230 acres · Bastrop, TexasThe Reserve at Greenleaf is a perpetual Conservation Property. Meaning that, limiting...
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Glat Austin at Lake Bastrop North Shore Park
10 sites · Lodging182 acres · TexasOur purpose is to offer you different accommodation options, so that you can live with your...
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Magical Lakeside Retreat Property
3 sites · Lodging4 acres · Spicewood, TexasEnchantment and tranquility embody our Lakeside Romantic Retreat property nestled in the hill...
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Orrasis Ranch
8 sites · Lodging, RVs, Tents6 acres · Marble Falls, TexasThis property has been a store, restaurant, bar, and now a place for folks to rest a while and...
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One of the most stunning campsites I've ever seen!
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Texas Music River Ranch
33 sites · RVs, Tents111 acres · Webberville, Texas The Texas Music River Ranch is 111 acres located in the quaint village of Webberville, Texas,...
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The Premier Noble RV Park
5 sites · RVs1 acre · Kingsland, TexasWe are very happy to be opening our RV Park. We have great spaces and established trees to help...
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Al's Hideaway
18 sites · Lodging, RVs, Tents20 acres · Pipe Creek, TexasBuilt on 20 acres that were once part of the Willow Springs Ranch, purchased by Gordon and...
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March full moon over RV site #2
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Boulderdash Cabin & RV Park
9 sites · Lodging, RVs, Tents5 acres · Bandera, TexasHello, I’m Carol-anne, my husband Lyn and I spent several years searching for a Hill Country...
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Sparrow Bend River Retreat- Lakehills Texas
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Sparrow Bend River Retreat
10 sites · Lodging, RVs, Tents8 acres · Pipe Creek, TexasSparrow Bend River Retreat is a beautiful 8 acre multi-site vacation rental property with...
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San Marcos sits on I-35 in the Texas Hill County, about 40 minutes southeast of state capital Austin. San Antonio is also pretty convenient to San Marcos. Head about an hour southeast on I-35 to reach it. The clean, warm San Marcos River provides plenty of options for water recreation right in the city. Head to Rio Vista Park for particularly fun tubing or kayaking. Rio Vista Falls Dam is the area's centerpiece. Shoot the rapids and get extreme with a trip over the falls! You've got a couple of options if you're coming to the area via RV. Canyon Trail RV Resort provides 76 full hookup spaces along with free Wi-Fi (service can be spotty, though). Head to Pecan Park Riverside RV Park for 116 more big-rig friendly sites. Pecan Park also features an extremely relaxing Jacuzzi-tub area. Note that neither park allows for tent camping, though. Keep in mind that Texas summers get very hot. You'll be dealing with temperatures in the mid-90s from June to September. Aim for spring if that doesn't sound like a good time to you! From March to May, highs average a more comfortable 80 degrees or so.

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