Hipcamp host A P.
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Close to town, but still very much wild, enjoy the great views. You can camp anywhere you would like. We have wooded areas and flat areas. Plenty of space for privacy, and you are welcome to hike anywhere you like, and our sister organization Wildcat Bluff, right next door, has plenty of trails.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans
No. of sites
4 bookable sites
RV details
Not specified
RV hookups
None
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to 4 people per site
Potable water available
Spigot, hose, pump or well
No fires
Bring your own camping stove
Toilet available
Portable toilet
Pets allowed
No showers
Bins available
Trash bin
No picnic table
Wifi available
Have a question? Send A a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Flexible
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 15% off
  • Response time: Within 6 hours
  • Response rate: 100%

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking
Hiking
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Mariposa in Texas.

Desert

Places to see near Mariposa

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
27 miles way Explore
Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument
Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument
28 miles way Explore
Caprock Canyons State Park
Caprock Canyons State Park
74 miles way Explore
Ute Lake State Park
Ute Lake State Park
87 miles way Explore

The vibe at Mariposa

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Hipcamper Bahareh
Bahareh R.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
May 20th, 2018

I love how quirky Mariposa is. It was fun to see the architecture of the buildings as well as the interesting signage created by a local artist in Amarillo. The terrain is beautiful and is a great spot for hiking. The host has recommendations of where to set up camp but you are free to roam certain areas as desired. If you love picking your own spot to camp, this is your place. The opportunities and options are endless.

There is no where better to bound with friends than in nature.There were no designated camping spots, we originally set up camp here but then decided to move to higher ground to see the view of the plains better.The sunset was on fire.As a local it was really fun to explore my own town. There are hundreds of these mock traffic signs that were created by an artist in Amarillo. It was neat to see some of them as we entered the property. They're dispersed all around Amarillo.
Hipcamper Tucker
Tucker K.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
April 28th, 2018

Such a beautiful property!! Very nice owner and a great experience!! 5 stars for sure!

Hipcamper A
Response from A, the Host, on April 28th, 2018

Thanks so much Tucker!!! You guys are great guests!!

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Hipcamper Michelle
Michelle L.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
May 31st, 2018

What I like most was enjoying the gardens and seeing the oasis in the desert

Hipcamper Sarah
Sarah C.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
August 1st, 2018

Host was awesome, very accommodating and quick about answering questions! The site was perfect for our needs.

Hipcamper Emma
Emma G.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
August 13th, 2018

We loved our stay at Mariposa! The hosts showed us to our camping site and we pitched our own tent. The sunset is a must see!

Mariposa
Hipcamper Ricardo
Ricardo E.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
August 20th, 2018

Very nice host! I've camped my entire life and it is always helpful having wonderful hosts. I think the campsites could use better development (e.g., more leveled ground) but other than that it is great location for camping and watching sunsets.

Hipcamper Anthony
Anthony P.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
August 27th, 2018

Absolutely gorgeous view!! Far enough from the hustle and bustle to enjoy, yet close enough to get what you need from the city. I enjoyed every breath-taking moment! The drive-in site was nice (no hiking to get to the location). Could not have gone any better!

Hipcamper N
N F.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
September 3rd, 2018

Mariposa is such a great place to camp! I highly recommend you check it out. The site is perfectly private and the views are lovely! It’s not far from the bustling northwest edge of Amarillo, but you wouldn’t know it when you’re at the site. The lights of the city are far enough away to afford enough a good amount of darkness to view the stars at night. A., the owner and main contact, was a wonderful host; after they introduced us to our site they were appropriately hands-off.. Additionally, It was easy to get in touch with A when we needed to. We communicated well and I always received a quick reply. If I’m in the area again, I look forward to booking this site a second time! One thing to note: at night, it’s really easy to miss the Mariposa street sign on the main highway. I passed the sign going both north and south due to the darkness. Once you find the turn-off, however, the gate is right there so there’s no possibility of getting lost beyond that. Overall, the Mariposa campground is awesome. Definitely check it out if you’re in the area. It’s worth it!

Hipcamper Lizzie
Lizzie C.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
September 3rd, 2018

This campsite was beautiful! Lots of unique structures and art on site. Hosts were very welcoming!

Beautiful sunsets🙂
Property
Mariposa
State
Texas
$15/night
4 Sites