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Huntsville State Park

565 Park Road 40 West, Huntsville, TX 77340
+1 936-295-5644 ext. 0
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Very crowded, very poorly marked trails, gift shop had little to offer

It's a pretty park, for sure, but it was very crowded. The facilities are very nice and it has a... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Diedre C
Fun place to go

I took my son and wife to this park we live close bye and went for our first time kayaking. It was... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
Huntsville, Texas
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A popular park great for fishing, boating and horseback riding.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“paddle boats” (15 reviews)
“lake raven” (13 reviews)
“swimming area” (13 reviews)
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565 Park Road 40 West, Huntsville, TX 77340
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

It's a pretty park, for sure, but it was very crowded. The facilities are very nice and it has a great building you can rent right on the lake for parties, receptions, reunions, etc. It was very crowded and there was lots of trash on...More

Thank Diedre C
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I took my son and wife to this park we live close bye and went for our first time kayaking. It was very busy a lot of people but it was a holiday weekend. They warn about alligators but we didn't see any, Thank Goodness....More

1  Thank jerryleow
Reviewed 27 June 2017

if you want to go there and experience Some Racist park rangers and get Not get the shelter you wanted even though You booked it.The bathrooms are terrible and the cabins have so many bugs we had to sleep in the car morale of the...More

Thank Nuclear G
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Surprisingly we had never been here so we finally decided to come. We came for the day to do some hiking and check out the area. We had a great time. There are paddle boats to rent, RV areas, picnic areas, fishing areas. Could definitely...More

1  Thank Matthew A
Reviewed 25 May 2017

My husband and I took our camper/trailer here for a weekend in early May. The park itself is quite pretty! Nestled right among Sam Houston State Forest. The lake and surrounding forest makes for some stunning photos at sunset. We rode our bikes on the...More

1  Thank allicatag
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I was very impressed by this park. I tent camped here for one night. The facilities were clean (the bathroom near my site was old and dated, but kept clean.) The staff was incredibly friendly and helpful. The sites themselves are very nice. I stayed...More

3  Thank z3r0h3r0
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

The Huntsville state Park is a great spot to visit for a day or you can stay longer like a weekend or up to even 14 days. They have camping spots for Recreational vehicles with water ,electric and they have spots for tent campers also....More

1  Thank vernon824
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I can't believe I have lived this close for so long and never been out there but I will be going back for sure

Thank David D
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Great place to take your wife and kids. Very nice camp sites, beach, paddle boats, canoes, grills with tables nearby, and fishing. It is a beautiful location with trees, rolling hills, and the lake. There is a local store where you can pick up some...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Brilliant place to get away from Houston. Only a hours drive from Houston but feels like a different world. It's a great place to camp with kids nice big pitches with benches and fire pits, and cheap wood. The lake is beautiful and you can...More

1  Thank StephenW3
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Mike A
13 November 2017|
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Response from txtchr2016 | Reviewed this property |
Sure you will find a grill but not sure if it will be clean enough to cook a steak on it!
30 June 2017|
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Response from Eco_Travel_Explorer | Reviewed this property |
Never trust beasts, no matter where they are. Ask the park ranger's supervisor how many accidents they have per year.
Bonnie D
21 June 2017|
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Response from Debbie M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, take your dog.