As we come to the end of February, spring is just a few weeks away, and the temperatures will be perfect for camping with cool days and chilly nights. If you want to get away for a weekend, here are some great spots for camping near Houston.
Campsites to Explore
You don’t have to go very far away from your apartment home to enjoy a refreshing change away from your daily grind. Our state has breathtaking state parks.
Depending on how far you want to travel, you can see where all the state parks in the park map. When you don’t have time to camp, our state parks are perfect for day trips to enjoy a picnic, hiking, or biking. Before heading out, be sure to call for reservations and social distancing requirements.
- Brazos Bend State Park is approximately an hour’s drive away, and it’s known to be the “nature lover’s paradise.”
- Stephen F. Austin State Park is also about an hour west of Houston, and you can rent a cabin or screened shelter.
- Galveston State Park is just over an hour’s drive, and you can enjoy camping on the Bay Side.
Preparing for the Trip
If you’re a newbie to braving the wilderness, you want to pack the essentials. Do your research and take the time to prepare for a relaxing adventure.
Check the Weather and Pack for Comfort
Don’t Forget the Food!
For many people, the meals can be the best part of camping, and here is a guide to know “What to Pack and Cook on Your Weekend Camping Trip.” It’s all so delicious.
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