Description

There are 30 camping spots up for grabs at Cedar Hill’s primitive campgrounds. Be prepared for just a bit of a hike; the campsites are only accessible from the Duck Pond Trail or Talala Trail, which both shoot off from South Spine Road. Fires aren’t permitted in these areas and there’s no running water, but compost toilets are available for use nearby. ###
Campsite area
Bring your own tents
No. of sites
30
Access
Hike in (+10 mins)
Group sizes
Up to 4 people per site
Potable water available
Fires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking

Cedar hill state park offers some of the best biking trails in north texas. the dorba trail, named after the dallas off road bi...Read more

Boating

Joe pool lake is definitely the main attraction at cedar hill state park. at 7,500 acres, there's plenty of room to explore and...Read more

Fishing

Rent a boat or bring your own and try your hand at catching some of the white crappie, largemouth bass, catfish, or sunfish tha...Read more

Hiking

There are four trails in cedar hill state park, three of which are reserved for hikers. to get a nice view of joe pool lake, hi...Read more

Paddling

Take in cedar hill state park from the shoreline and rent a kayak or canoe at one of the two rental spots at joe pool lake.

Swimming

If you're looking to escape the dallas summer heat, dive into joe pool lake in cedar hill state park. bring fixins for the gril...Read more

Wildlife watching

Cedar hill state park is a bird watcher's paradise with almost 200 different species of birds living in the park. migratory bir...Read more

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Cedar Hill Primitive Campground.

Beach
Forest
Lake
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Park
Cedar Hill State Park
State
Texas
Phone Number
(972) 291-3900
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
32.617° N, 96.984° W
$10/night
Tent Only - Hike In: 30 Sites
(Up to 4 people per site)