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Fort Richardson State Park

10 Reviews

About This Campground

State Park

Soldiers at Fort Richardson protected settlers along the Texas frontier. Today, you can walk in the footsteps of those soldiers. But you can also camp and explore the countryside they protected on foot, bike or horseback.

Stay overnight at a cabin or campsite. Restrooms with showers are in the…

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  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
  • Verizon
  • AT&T
  • T-Mobile

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Group
  • Cabins
  • Equestrian


For Campers

  • Market
  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Phone Service
  • Reservable
  • WiFi
  • Showers
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Sewer Hookups
  • Water Hookups
  • Pull-Through Sites
  • Big Rig Friendly


10 Reviews of Fort Richardson State Park

Ratings Breakdown

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JThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed May. 30, 2022

Nice state park just NW of Ft Worth

Stayed here when passing through on way to points further west. Nice state park with hiking and historic buildings to see. Our site 5 was fairly private and set apart from some of the other sites that are bunched together along the road.

  • Ft Richardson Site 5
Month of VisitJune
Susan L.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Apr. 22, 2022

Another great Texas State Park

Even though a tornado touched down in the nearby small town of Jacksboro during my stay, I enjoyed this state park and all it has to offer. Thankfully no one was killed, although there was a great deal of property damage. It was humbling to see mother nature in all her fury! I was in site 35 which…

  • Lake Jacksboro trailway crossing
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Month of VisitApril
SThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Mar. 12, 2022

Gem close to DFW

We weren’t expecting much from this park other than a place to test out our new RV. We were greeted by a very friendly Park staff. The RV site and hookups were in great condition. Bathhouse and other areas were clean and easily accessible. Would love to come again.

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SiteRV Site 4
Month of VisitApril


Fort Richardson State Park is located in Texas


To reach the park, travel 1/2 mile south of Jacksboro on U.S. Highway 281.


228 State Park Road 61
Jacksboro, TX 76458


33.205592280575324 N
98.15790515999488 W

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