Places to Camp near Burton, TX

Searching for the best camping near Burton, TX? There are tons of hikes and other fun activities to partake in, as well as sights to see and explore. At The Dyrt, campers like you share their favorite spots, plus tips and photos. No matter where you're headed in Burton, you'll find the best spot for you and your camping crew.

Best Camping Sites Near Burton, TX (105)

    Camper-submitted photo from Birch Creek Unit — Lake Somerville State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Birch Creek Unit — Lake Somerville State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Birch Creek Unit — Lake Somerville State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Birch Creek Unit — Lake Somerville State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Birch Creek Unit — Lake Somerville State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Birch Creek Unit — Lake Somerville State Park

    1.

    Birch Creek Unit — Lake Somerville State Park

    15 Reviews
    31 Photos
    73 Saves
    Somerville, Texas

    **Max bridge clearance (on FM 60, just before Danville) is 13'4" ** Four units make up Lake Somerville State Park. Birch Creek Unit is on the north side of the lake, while Nails Creek Unit is on the southwest side. The 13-mile Lake Somerville Trail-way connects the two units. Somerville Public Hunting Land is nearby, also on the lake. Birch Creek and Nails Creek offer access to the lake for fishing, boating, paddling and swimming. On land at either unit, you can camp, picnic, hike, ride mountain bikes, play horseshoes or volleyball, geocache, and go birding. Explore miles of multi-use trails. Host your next group gathering at one of our pavilions or group halls. Camp with amenities at our sites with water and electricity, rough it at primitive sites along the Trailway, or choose something in between. Both units have restrooms with showers. Chemical toilets are located along the Trailway.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    Camper-submitted photo from Nails Creek Unit — Lake Somerville State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Nails Creek Unit — Lake Somerville State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Nails Creek Unit — Lake Somerville State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Nails Creek Unit — Lake Somerville State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Nails Creek Unit — Lake Somerville State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Nails Creek Unit — Lake Somerville State Park

    2.

    Nails Creek Unit — Lake Somerville State Park

    9 Reviews
    28 Photos
    45 Saves
    Burton, Texas

    This recreation area is part of Somerville Lake

    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    • RVs
    • Tents
    Camper-submitted photo from Rocky Creek (Somerville Lake)
    Camper-submitted photo from Rocky Creek (Somerville Lake)
    Camper-submitted photo from Rocky Creek (Somerville Lake)
    Camper-submitted photo from Rocky Creek (Somerville Lake)
    Camper-submitted photo from Rocky Creek (Somerville Lake)
    Camper-submitted photo from Rocky Creek (Somerville Lake)

    3.

    Rocky Creek (Somerville Lake)

    9 Reviews
    50 Photos
    50 Saves
    Somerville, Texas

    Overview

    Rocky Creek Park is located at Somerville Lake near Somerville, Texas. The lake offers various types of recreation such as camping, fishing, boating, swimming, nature trails and much more for registered campers only.

    Recreation

    Somerville Lake offers many opportunities for outdoor recreation. Water sports, hiking and biking are popular activities. The lake is great for crappie, catfish, white, hybrid-striped and largemouth bass fishing, with catches weighing up to 10 or more pounds.

    Facilities

    Somerville Lake offers many opportunities for outdoor recreation. Water sports, hiking and biking are popular activities. The lake is great for crappie, catfish, white, hybrid-striped and largemouth bass fishing, with catches weighing up to 10 or more pounds.

    Natural Features

    The campground is situated on a peninsula on scenic Somerville Lake. Some large trees cover the grounds, offering limited shade. Pelicans and other waterfowl frequent the shoreline.

    Nearby Attractions

    Yegua Creek Park is nearby, offering additional access to Somerville Lake and all its great water activities. The city of Somerville, Texas is less than 10 miles from Rocky Creek, offering restaurants and shops.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • RVs
    • Tents

    $125 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Yegua Creek Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Yegua Creek Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Yegua Creek Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Yegua Creek Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Yegua Creek Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Yegua Creek Campground

    4.

    Yegua Creek Campground

    8 Reviews
    18 Photos
    40 Saves
    Somerville, Texas

    Overview

    Yegua Creek is located at Somerville Lake near Somerville, Texas. The lake offers various types of recreation such as camping, fishing, boating, nature trails and much more for registered campers only.

    Recreation

    Somerville Lake offers many opportunities for outdoor recreation. Water sports, hiking and biking are popular activities. White and hybrid-striped bass, crappie and catfish populate the lake, as well as largemouth bass which can reach 10 or more pounds.

    Facilities

    Somerville Lake offers many opportunities for outdoor recreation. Water sports, hiking and biking are popular activities. White and hybrid-striped bass, crappie and catfish populate the lake, as well as largemouth bass which can reach 10 or more pounds.

    Natural Features

    The campground is situated on the shoreline of scenic Somerville Lake. Pelicans and other waterfowl frequent the shoreline.

    Nearby Attractions

    Rocky Creek Park is nearby, offering additional access to Somerville Lake and all its great water activities. The city of Somerville, Texas is less than 10 miles from Rocky Creek, offering restaurants and shops.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • RVs
    • Tents

    $30 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Stephen Austin State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Stephen Austin State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Stephen Austin State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Stephen Austin State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Stephen Austin State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Stephen Austin State Park Campground

    5.

    Stephen Austin State Park Campground

    33 Reviews
    176 Photos
    174 Saves
    San Felipe, Texas

    Welcome to Stephen Austin State Park Campground, nestled near Sealy, TX. This spot is a favorite for many, offering a peaceful retreat with plenty of activities to keep you busy. Whether you're into hiking, biking, or just kicking back and soaking in nature, this place has got you covered.

    The campground is open year-round and boasts a solid 4.5-star rating. Visitors rave about the clean and well-maintained facilities, including warm bathhouses and showers. If you're bringing an RV, you'll appreciate the full hook-up sites, though some only offer 30 AMP service. Tent campers, RVers, and even those looking for a bit of glamping can find suitable accommodations here.

    One of the standout features is the abundance of hiking trails. These trails cater to all fitness levels, with plenty of spots to rest and take in the scenery. Keep an eye out for the local wildlife; deer are a common sight, especially in the mornings and evenings.

    Pets are welcome, so feel free to bring your furry friends along. Just remember, no alcohol is allowed on the premises. The park also has a market for any last-minute supplies you might need, and firewood is available for those cozy campfire nights.

    For those who enjoy a bit of history, the park is named after Stephen F. Austin, known as the "Father of Texas." The park's serene environment and historical significance make it a unique place to visit.

    So, pack your bags, grab your gear, and head over to Stephen Austin State Park Campground for a memorable outdoor experience. Whether you're here for a weekend or a longer stay, you're bound to leave with some great memories.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $12 - $300 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Bastrop State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Bastrop State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Bastrop State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Bastrop State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Bastrop State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Bastrop State Park Campground

    6.

    Bastrop State Park Campground

    32 Reviews
    104 Photos
    112 Saves
    Bastrop, Texas

    Welcome to Bastrop State Park Campground, nestled near the charming town of Bastrop, TX. This spot is a favorite among campers for its year-round availability and a solid 4.25-star rating. The campground offers a mix of tent, RV, cabin, and even glamping accommodations, so there's something for everyone.

    One of the standout features here is the full range of hookups available for RVs, including electric, water, and sewer. If you're a tent camper, you'll appreciate the sand tent pads, which make setting up a breeze. And for those who love their creature comforts, the restrooms and showers are top-notch—clean and well-maintained, rivaling even Buc-ee's, according to some visitors.

    The park is big-rig friendly and allows pets, so feel free to bring your furry friends along. Alcohol is permitted, and you can enjoy a cozy campfire with firewood available on-site. There's also a market for any last-minute supplies you might need.

    For activities, the hiking trails are a big draw. They offer a variety of terrains and some challenging, steep sections. Wildflowers and wild raspberries often bloom along the trails, making for a picturesque hike. If you're into geocaching or Munzees, you'll find plenty to keep you busy.

    The park also features a pool, a pavilion, and several structures built by the Civilian Conservation Corps, adding a touch of history to your stay. If you're into birdwatching, keep an eye out for woodpeckers, cardinals, and bluejays.

    So, whether you're here for a quick overnight stay or a longer getaway, Bastrop State Park Campground has got you covered. Enjoy your stay!

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    Camper-submitted photo from Buescher State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Buescher State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Buescher State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Buescher State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Buescher State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Buescher State Park Campground

    7.

    Buescher State Park Campground

    18 Reviews
    60 Photos
    101 Saves
    Smithville, Texas

    East of Austin and a short drive past Bastrop State Park, you’ll find its sibling, Buescher. Set up camp, hike or bike under tall trees, or fish and paddle the 30-acre lake at this peaceful park.

    Choose your campsite: with electricity, with water only, or primitive walk-in. We also have screened shelters and cabins without restrooms. Restrooms with showers are available throughout the park.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
  1. 8.

    Thousand Trails Colorado River

    12 Reviews
    48 Photos
    36 Saves
    Fayetteville, Texas

    This Houston RV campground and preserve lies among green fields and pecan groves along the shores of the Colorado River, midway between Houston and San Antonio. Abundant wildlife, including deer and armadillo, can be seen throughout Colorado River RV Camping. Hiking, canoeing and fishing are popular activities at our Houston RV campground from Thousand Trails. Colorado River RV Camping guests can easily relax in our peaceful riverside RV campground in Texas. With easy access to the freeway, a trip to the big cities that lie east or west offers a fun day out, before returning to the sanctuary of this RV preserve. New Cabins/Cottages Have Arrived! Stay among riverside pecan groves at a Houston RV campground Whether you're planning a retreat for the whole family, a group of friends or a getaway for two, there's no shortage of unique activities to explore at Colorado River RV Campground. Plan activities upon arrival or visit this page before your departure to plan ahead. Looking for more? Our friendly staff can fill you in on all of the great ways to make your stay a memorable experience.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    Camper-submitted photo from Overlook
    Camper-submitted photo from Overlook
    Camper-submitted photo from Overlook
    Camper-submitted photo from Overlook

    9.

    Overlook

    3 Reviews
    4 Photos
    56 Saves
    Somerville, Texas
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • RVs
    Camper-submitted photo from Welch Park Somerville Lake

    10.

    Welch Park Somerville Lake

    3 Reviews
    1 Photo
    6 Saves
    Somerville, Texas

    This recreation area is part of Somerville Lake

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • RVs
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Frequently Asked Questions

Which is the most popular campground near Burton, TX?

According to TheDyrt.com, the most popular campground near Burton, TX is Birch Creek Unit — Lake Somerville State Park with a 4.5-star rating from 15 reviews.

What parks are near Burton, TX?

According to TheDyrt.com, there are 11 parks near Burton, TX that allow camping, notably Cordell Hull Lake and Sam Houston National Forest.