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Davis Mountains State Park

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Park Road 3, Fort Davis, TX 79734
+1 915-426-3337
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awesome scenery

Nice RV spots with full hookups. Convenient access. Interesting small towns to visit in the area... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Janis W
Good hikes, helpful staff

There is not whole a lot to do in Ft Davis, so i guess after the Observatory the park is the place... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
maniunchik
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The scenic landscape is great for bird watching, biking and more.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Park Road 3, Fort Davis, TX 79734
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice RV spots with full hookups. Convenient access. Interesting small towns to visit in the area. We enjoyed our stay.

Thank Janis W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is not whole a lot to do in Ft Davis, so i guess after the Observatory the park is the place to check out. There are some nice hiking trails and you can meet some wild life (apparently they've got LOTS of birds out...More

Thank maniunchik
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say. I loved it! Having come from our huge metropolitan city, I greatly enjoyed the fresh air and the beautiful mountains. We were pleasantly surprised at how green it was there. We hiked the Indian Lodge trail, the most challenging one in...More

Thank DandTLee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hike or cycle through the mountains. Drive the scenic loop near dusk and you might see a nice size mule deer. Pack some snacks and hike...the trails we were on were moderate difficulty and took about 2-2.5 hrs. Very clean. Supposed to have golden eagles...More

Thank Gay E
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Davis Mountains State Park goes the extra mile for their visitors. They have a great interpretive center suitable for young and old. The bird habit connects to the center allowing a good view of their feathered visitors. Plus there is a nicely labeled pollinator garden...More

Thank Ranleigh
Reviewed 14 August 2017

ABSOLUTE AWESOMENESS! You'd think that it would be miserably hot in West Texas in the middle of summer, but the elevation is such that it didn't get much above 90 during the day and into the 60 & 70's at night. Plus, the summer is...More

Thank PatPerry
Reviewed 2 August 2017

When I first visited this park as a kid, I thought we were in Colorado. Yes, Texas has mountains, only around 8,000 feet, but beautiful mountains nonetheless. The best view of the Davis Mountains and the nearby McDonald Observatory is at the top of Skyline...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 31 July 2017

My wife and I have stayed in Davis Mountains State Park on 2 different occasions, and we love this park. Our most recent trip was in March 2017 where we stayed 4 nights. The park is spacious and sits in a valley between two mountains....More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We drove through because of knee surgery. Many places to camp and hike. I found they even had an adobe state hotel that included a restaurant. Surprise. Make reservations way in advance.

Thank thepianist59
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Nestled at the bottom of the Blue Davis Mountains and very edge of the Chihuahua Desert, this gem still has every Texas attribute; open, tough, and beautiful. Local wildlife include coyotes, pronghorn antelope, white tail deer, an occasional mountain lion and bobcats. Hotel is built...More

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Jordyn1323
10 October 2017|
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Response from Boydanator | Reviewed this property |
No Fishing, No water, Closest fishing would be in the Rio Grande River.
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Judy L
15 August 2017|
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Response from mrgould53 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open year round. The weather is best in January and February. Go to Big Bend National park then. The weather will be perfect. The sites are from $10 to $20 for a tent or RV. Davis mountains has electricity ones... More
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ABolding
3 April 2017|
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Response from mrgould53 | Reviewed this property |
No I did not see any
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