Description

Fortress Cliff Campground is a set of 18 tent-only sites on the southern end of the park, near the equestrian campground, and over 10+ miles of trail. While shade shelters are provided, you’ll have to work a little but for other amenities: showers are 1/2 - 2 miles away, and water is available at the campground, but not at each site. What’s camping without roughing it though?
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans
No. of sites
18
RV details
Not specified
RV hookups
None
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to 8 people per site
Potable water available
Fires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Picnic table available
Cave
Desert
Beach
Forest
Hot spring
Lake
Redwoods
River, stream or creek
Swimming hole
Waterfall
Biking
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Climbing
Swimming
Wildlife watching
Boating
Paddling
Wind sports
OHV
Snow sports
Surfing
Whitewater paddling
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Hipcamper Greg
Greg
didn't provide a recommendation.
November 1st, 2015

Decent sites in a great park. BUT.....when I was there...mid Sept, the flies at the campsite were unbearable from about 5p til just after dark. Literally had hundreds of flies covering my car and picnic table. With just a 2 man tent and 95 degree temps, I had a pretty miserable afternoon after a great day of hiking. Check out your site before you set up camp and change if you need to.

Hipcamper Jason
Jason
didn't provide a recommendation.
October 13th, 2017

Worst campground at Palo Duro. No seclusion from the other campsites. Water is available, restrooms are Porta Pottys and showers are at the RV campground. Only use this one if all others taken.

Hipcamper Courtney
Courtney
recommends this listing.
January 6th, 2018

Best trails in this state park. Beautiful scenery. Take plenty of water to hike. Forest Cliff Campground has potable water spigots and an outhouse.

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June 9th, 2018
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October 14th, 2017
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February 24th, 2017
Park
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
State
Texas
Phone Number
(806) 488-2227
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
34.943° N, 101.661° W
$12/night
Tent / Van: 18 Sites
(Up to 8 people per site)