Desert camping near Burnet

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Wimberley Dark Night Sky Camp

34 sites · Lodging, RVs, Tents6 acres · Wimberley, TX
Welcome agritourism guests. Once Cook Ranch, this over grazed land is being revitalized. Located in unicorporated Hays co., in the center of the county, and north of Wimberley on a Upick Blackberry and Bee Farmstead. check in must be scheduled for check in day between 2pm - 5pm. Now an organic and pesticide free garden, Bee and Berry Farm, our home is surrounded by Texas Hill Country wilderness our guests will enjoy. Amazing night sky views and a wake up to incredible nature. Primitive camping or self contained campers, stay on the ledge of our hill side, away from the hives and north of our farmhouse. A game fence protects our guests from wildlife, and our recapped and graded hard packed limestone road base driveways lead you up to sites to choose from. Under the stars, under some oaks, on the Stoney Ridge overlooking a fossil line, or under some cedars, at the barn... all have great privacy. Toilet port a john, and the barn sink accessible 24 hours. Hipcampers are to follow trash and biosecurity rules on premises. Honeybee yards are located far south of the campsites, no trespassing around the livestock. Extremely quiet, peaceful and wild, your view of Wimberley valley on our mountainside hike, and a visit to Jacobs Well Nature Preserve on Mount Sharp Road will make this stop worth it, as we are only an 8 min slow drive to Jacobs Well Preserve. Welcome to our Bee and Berries Farm. Book now! Tent pads are level decks, all other sites are a slight incline https://www.facebook.com/events/435750068931444/?ref=newsfeed Sat May 25th Rodeo Additionally you can take advantage of local wineries, distilleries, farms, historical centers, parks and activities listed below. We have some farm cottage industry produce for sale and fresh eggs on site, as well as extras like farm breakfasts or a tour. 2.8 miles away is Jacobs Well Spring Nature Preserve and cenote, 6 miles, and a 12 min drive away is the private swimming hole at Cypress Falls, and their taco bar / tavern http://thelodgeatcypressfalls.com/swimming-hole Jobelle Bistro and Hildees Diner are also nearby for meals. Grocery in town is a 15 min. drive. 8 miles away is the famous City Park, Blue Hole swimming and recreation area, check city for hours https://www.cityofwimberley.com/289/Swimming-Reservations. Play ground, soccer field, trails, bb court... 20 miles away, situated along a one-mile stretch of the spring-fed Blanco River, the small but mighty Blanco State Park is very family-friendly, offering the spectacular Falls Dam, nature trails, fishing, tubing, kayaking, and deep water for a good, refreshing swim. The stocked river is teeming with largemouth and Guadalupe bass, catfish, sunfish, and rainbow trout, and can be an excellent place for beginning anglers (you can even borrow equipment for free). Swimming at holes, horseback riding, hiking, mountain biking, and birding are a few of the quintessential outdoor Texan activities visitors enjoy most at Pedernales State Park, located near the area of Texas Hill Country where former President Lyndon B. Johnson grew up. Next to the famed Pedernales River, the park is an hour west of Austin, an hour east of Fredericksburg, and about 20 minutes from downtown Johnson City. Wineries and distilleries are a short drive away in nearby Dripping Springs and Stonewall. No dogs allowed at the camp. Endangered birds are at the top of the property, and our farm cat is scared of dogs, hens, rabbit and roosters may be endangered. On site: Site 1, electric via extension cord at barn parking site (30 amp available) portable electric (1 available), add on via 15amp extension cord to loquat tent sites bee hive intro. tour, add on fresh organic chicken eggs per 1/2 doz. , add on outdoor camp shower with propane hot water can be arranged with rsvp, add on or choose indoor bath add on archery, cornhole and board games inside barn space propane grill and outdoor kitchen space, rsvp firewood for sale - no sale or use during burn bans Barn hangout in evenings, chi kung and yoga classes can be arranged. If you have small livestock, bring your elect fence and allow your horse or stock to range in the front field, free. You must control and feed/water them. Thank you for your support on our journey to creating a great outdoor space and supporting Texas Agritourism!
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Puppy Paradise- Eclipse Viewing!

22 sites · RVs, Tents30 acres · Florence, TX
Puppy Paradise is a Dog forward recreation space. Our two camp hosts, Joannie and James, are working towards improving the facilities each day to help support dog partners who like to recreate with their dogs off leash in a predictable environment. In addition to a comfortable campsite, there are some 30 acres of desert forest, wild clay harvesting and ancient pottery firing, restorative agriculture, and no light pollution, making for a nature-focused experience both day and night. We are in the path of totality for the solar eclipse, so join us for this special day! Puppy Paradise is here are several downtown areas within 15-20 minutes of the campsite. Salado is our home town and it's a welcoming space especially around the Barrow Brewery and Salado creed where they often have outdoor music in a park setting with several local food vendors. We are central to North Austin and about 50 minutes outside of Austin city center.
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The Oupost

2 sites · Lodging5 acres · Jonestown, TX
Whether you are looking for adventure or prefer to retreat from the world, The Outpost is the place for you! Nestled in the beautiful Texas Hill Country, this multi-acre property features 2 private tiny cabins, on-site hiking trail, and a huge community fire pit where you can make s'mores, make new friends, or make time to reconnect with nature. Our themed cabins were designed to remind you of the joys of being carefree! With the best views of the Texas hills, The Outpost is the perfect place to host your next vacation or small retreat! Our cabins boast: ☆ Full kitchen with mini stove/oven, and fridge ☆ Propane grill and outdoor dining area ☆ Deck with a private hot tub ☆ Premium hybrid Queen size mattress ☆ Smart 4K TVs with Netflix, Hulu and more! ☆ Super cold AC and cozy heating ☆ On-site hiking trail (1/4 mile loop) and Community fire pit; multiple hammock areas available ☆ Shared laundry area with full size washer and dryer ☆ Easy self check-in There is plenty to explore in the area: Enjoy boating and water sports on Lake Travis. There are plenty of boat ramps & chartered boat companies in the area! If brewery hopping is more your thing, Lago Vista Brewery is 5 miles from the property. Flat Creek and Bent Oak wineries are in nearby Marble Falls, about a 15 min drive. Tons of shopping and dining options are available in Cedar Park, a 15-mile drive from the property. Local grocery stores, pharmacies, restaurants and coffee shops are approximately 5 miles from the property. Lago Vista, Lake Travis, and Point Venture golf courses are all easily accessible & open year round! If you want to explore everything the big city has to offer, Austin is only 35 miles away (about an 50 min drive).
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Primitive Hamilton Pool glamping

1 site · Lodging10 acres · Dripping Springs, TX
Located about 2 miles from Hamilton Pool Preserve, Westcave and Reimers Ranch, our private and primitive but cozy glamping tent overlooks the quintessential Texas Hill Country. It’s a short hike from your car, deep in a 10 acre juniper forest and under a very dark night sky. Enjoy fossil hunting down the trail, and visit some of the amazing nearby parks and breweries and wineries.
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Hill Country Camping

12 sites · RVs, Tents15 acres · Johnson City, TX
IN PATH OF 2024 FULL SOLAR ECLIPSE ON 4/8/2024. Escape to Hill Country Bliss: Your Exclusive 15-Acre Retreat Discover serenity just 1 hour away from Austin and San Antonio! This 15-acre property in the Texas Hill Country offers a short-term rental/camping experience like no other. Unplug and unwind amidst pure Hill Country tranquility, where local wildlife, wildflowers, and Texas starry nights await. Key Features for Short-Term Rental: Exclusive Use: Enjoy the entire 15-acre property for the duration of your stay. Scenic Escape: Immerse yourself in the natural beauty surrounding the property. Close to Wineries: A quick 10-minute drive to renowned wineries along HWY 290. Convenient to Downtown: Just 8 minutes from The Historic Downtown Johnson City Square. Your Retreat Awaits: Private Getaway: Ideal for a romantic weekend, family escape, or a group of friends. Winery Adventures: Explore nearby wineries and vineyards, savoring the flavors of the Hill Country. Outdoor Delights: Hike the property, stargaze, or simply unwind in nature. Culinary Exploration: Discover local cuisine in downtown Johnson City's restaurants and bars. Art and Culture: Explore art galleries and embrace the historic charm of the downtown area. Booking Information: Availability: Check our calendar for open dates. Short Drive: 1 hour from Austin and San Antonio for a quick escape. Your Hill Country Retreat Awaits - Book Now! Wineries: 10 minutes Historic Downtown Johnson City Square: 8 minutes Downtown Fredericksburg: 30 minutes Pedernales Falls State Park: 15 minutes Pedernales River Nature Park: 8 minutes
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