When you think of camping in Texas, do you imagine taking long walks on the beach, and waking up to the sun beaming over the Gulf of Mexico in the morning? If not, then it’s time to reset your expectations--and stay at this primitive campground on the beach! You know the drill with primitive campgrounds (no amenities), but the East Beach Primitive Campground isn’t too far from hiking, day-use picnicking, oodles of parking, and of course, the water!
Campsite area
Tent site
1 site
Up to 8 guests per site
No wheelchair access
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Potable water available
Picnic table available


Offered near the campground.


Sea Rim State Park offers no mountain bike trails or bike paths, but the 5-mile Gulf Coast beachfront is great for a bike ride ...Read more


Kayaking and canoeing are favorite pastimes at Sea Rim State Park, but motorized boats can also be launched in the park’s north...Read more


The fish will be biting whether you head out to sea on the boat or fish right from the shore. Whether you choose to go surf fis...Read more


You won’t find any strenuous hikes at Sea Rim State Park, but you’ll be delighted by the scenic trails. Learn a thing or two on...Read more

Horseback riding

5.2 miles of Gulf Coast beachfront is the perfect trail for horseback riding. Although the beach is only open to equestrians du...Read more


Not sure which way to paddle that canoe? Sea Rim State Park makes it simple, with three paddling trails to choose from: easy, m...Read more


Head to the beach, because the best swimming around is right in the Gulf of Mexico. Low sand dunes make it easy to dry off in t...Read more

Wildlife watching

Things get surprisingly wild at Sea Rim State Park. Alligators make frequent appearances, and river otters, muskrat, and coyote...Read more


Natural features you'll find at East Beach Primitive Campground.

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Sea Rim State Park
United States
Phone Number
(409) 971-2559
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29.676° N, 94.039° W
Tent Only - Hike In: 1 Site
(Up to 8 people per site)