Nestled next to the looming East Mountain you’ll find 20 spots up for grabs at Hueco Tanks Campground. Sixteen of the sites come with water and electric hookups, while the other four sites only get water -- but you’ll be afforded an awesome view of the surrounding funky rock formations that Hueco Tanks is known for from anywhere within the campground. Each spot also comes with a picnic table, which, more importantly, is covered by a stone-and-wood shelter -- which means you’ll have a way to escape the blistering mid-day desert sun.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
20 sites
Up to 6 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Potable water available
Picnic table available


Offered near the campground.


Because Hueco Tanks State Park is a protected natural area, only 70 people are allowed within the self-guided areas at once. Th...Read more


The world-class climbing at Hueco Tanks State Park is a true Texas gem. People come from all over to climb, both self-guided an...Read more

Wildlife watching

Birds are the species to watch for within Hueco Tanks State Park. Over 200 species have been spotted to date, so bring your bin...Read more


Natural features you'll find at Hueco Tanks Campground.

Hipcamp makes it easy to find unique camping experiences.
Discover campsites, ranches, vineyards, farms, glamping, public parks and more.
Illustration tent arms eggplant

The vibe at Hueco Tanks Campground

4518 ftListing's elevation
2 Written reviews
No one? Bueller? Sharing is caring, y'all.
Drop some Hueco Tanks Campground knowledge on us.
Hipcamper Kiana
Kiana D.
didn't provide a recommendation.
December 5th, 2016

Hueco Tanks is one of the most fun places I have ever hiked because its kind of like a giant playground to explore. Once you get on top of the rock formation the exploration and searching for petroglyphs is endless. But MAKE SURE you have a reservation, even just for day visiting as the number of people in the park is limited per day. And camping reservation doesnt equal park reservation. You need one for each.

Hipcamper Jennifer
Jennifer B.
recommends this listing.
November 28th, 2017

World class climbing, bouldering and scenery.

Hipcamper Nadja B.
recommends this listing.
September 25th, 2018
Hipcamper Shelby M.
recommends this listing.
July 20th, 2018
Hipcamper Katie W.
recommends this listing.
December 28th, 2018
Hipcamper Mindy M.
recommends this listing.
March 20th, 2017
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
United States
Phone Number
(512) 389-8900
View on Google Maps
Official Website
View Website
31.918° N, 106.043° W
Tent / RV / Trailer: 16 Sites
(Up to 6 people per site)
Tent / Van: 4 Sites
(Up to 6 people per site)
Hipcamp is created with ❤️ and hope for our future