Hipcamp host Davinia W.,
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Pitch a tent, sit by the river, watch the abundant wildlife. Build a fire totally escape into the beauty of a natural unspoiled paradise. Oxbow Lake on site. Large trees, migratory birds. Raw land with the Guadalupe river in an unspoiled environment. The total get away from it all.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers
4 sites
Up to 10 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Campfires allowed
Pets allowed
No toilet
Kitchen available
Picnic table available
Bins available
No potable water
No showers
No wifi
Camping vehicle details
Generators allowed
No electrical hookup
No water hookup
No sewage hookup
No TV hookup
Pull-in site
Surface type: grass or field
Surface levelness: requires leveling
Have a question? Send Davinia a message!
  • Check in: After 12PM
  • Check out: Before 11AM
  • Cancellation policy: Strict
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 3 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 10% off
  • Response time: Within 6 hours
  • Response rate: 97%


Offered on the Host's property or nearby.


Off road biking bring your own bike.


Non motorized


Look up Victoria county paddling trails


At your own risk. Sometimes the river is very swift due to rain up stream.

Wildlife watching

Birds, Deer, Hogs



Natural features you'll find at Oxbow Paradise in Texas.

River, stream, or...

Places to see near Oxbow Paradise

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Hipcamper Steph

Very private, shaded, & peaceful

Steph J.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
May 24th, 2020

Davina was very responsive and great at working with me and holding my site when we had some glitches booking on the app. The campsite was more private than expected as I was told the next campers were 1/4 mile upstream. We never heard anyone else the whole weekend. There were 8 of us and we all fit with plenty of room to spare. The water was a mildly steep walk down hill with a large rocky beach area. Since the rain was recently heavy the water was flowing pretty well and browner than usual. We still spent the whole day hanging out in the water as it was shallow enough to hangout closer to shore. It was cool and very refreshing on a hot day. I don’t think we could have gotten kayaks back up stream had we brought them. This site itself was great; very shady at camp with a picnic table, large fire pit, large trash can, an extra table, and lots of trees for hammocks. I suggest bringing boots or closed toed shoes since can be very sandy and dusty. We saw one snake for a short time but were otherwise unbothered by any other animals or critters.

Hipcamper Seth

Peaceful and beautiful

Seth T.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
June 13th, 2020

What a beautiful setting! If you enjoy primitive camping with privacy and solitude this is the place. The site was nestled in the trees overlooking the river with easy access to a rock and sand beach for fishing and a refreshing dip. Plenty of wildlife and tree cover. We didn't see any of the other guests all weekend but did catch sight of hawks, deer, cows and a few fish. The hosts were great and very responsive. This is a five star tent camping experience.

Good morning Lots of room and privacy Fire pit, table and trash bin available Listen to wildlife and relax
Hipcamper John


John A.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
February 4th, 2019

Beautiful property right on the Guadalupe River. You can camp in the oaks above the river, overlook the river or camp right on the water. There is plenty of wildlife to view and photograph. We saw hawks, owls, deer and cattle. The owners are good, friendly people and you have plenty of privacy and firewood. It is also a great place to canoe or kayak, with a designated paddle trail nearby. We will return!

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Hipcamper Shayna and Penny
Shayna And Penny F.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
March 25th, 2019

Oxbow paradise is just that-a beautiful paradise! The campsite is truly a slice of secluded beautiful heaven and we had such a relaxing time there. Our four legged baby who loves water more than anything spent about 90 percent of her time happily swimming in the beautiful Guadalupe river. We chose to set up camp right on the riverbank, although a perfectly maintained campsite was up in the trees a bit further away. It was truly a memorable trip to this riverbed.

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Hipcamper Clayton

For off the grid campers, perfect.

Clayton E.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
May 27th, 2019

The camp.site was perfect. Secluded, rustic, true camping site. No water, no electricity, great. I towed a 26 foot travel trailer off road back to the site. Only fot stuck.once, a quick shift to 4x4 lo and i was out.
I couldnt recommend this siyw enough to serious campwrs who are looking to get off the grid. It was great.

Hipcamper James

Private guadalupe camping

James R.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 2nd, 2019

This place is amazing, it exceeded all my expectations. It's remote, beautiful, cozy, and has lots of trails to hike through. However, the river was the best part. You're own private stretch of the Guadalupe river. The camp site is well maintained, has a place to BBQ and more than enough room for multiple tents. I would highly recommend this to any who loves camping with the basics (tents) or that has campers or RVs. Davinia and her husband are great hosts and made it easy. I'll definitely be coming back!

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Hipcamper ryan
Ryan S.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
March 2nd, 2020

we had a great time !

Hipcamper Greg

A true camping experience

Greg D.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
March 2nd, 2020

Hosts were very friendly and site was private and primitive just the way we wanted it, plus lots of great places to explore, and animals to see!

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Hipcamper Will
Will K.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
March 18th, 2020

Great place to getaway with kiddos and dog!


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