Bolivar Flats Permit Beach

County Park

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Rettilon Road
Bolivar Peninsula, TX 77650

GPS: 29.3729, -94.728

Last Price Paid: $0
Elevation: 5 ft
Max Stay: 14
Tent Camping: Yes

Be aware of the tides and high tide line when choosing a beach campsite. Strong winds or storms can significantly elevate tides and create hazardous conditions along the Gulf Coast.

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving on sandy beaches.
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4 people have reviewed this location.

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3bars
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2bars
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MaryAnn
NM 30' CrossRoads Cruiser GMC Sierra 3.4 ton 4 wheel drive pickup
4 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: not applicable
“Great beach camping”

Reviewed Mar 27, 2019

Overall Rating

We stayed 3 nights here in mid-March 2019. There is no overnight fee, but you are required to buy a $10.00 permit (good for the entire calendar year). The beach is patrolled, and there are well maintained trash cans every hundred yards or so. We were here mid-week, and it was very quiet. If you like crystal blue water and white san... more

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3bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
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T-Mobile 4G/LTE

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1 review
Days stayed: 1

Chelsea would stay here again

“Awesome beach camping ”

Reviewed Jun 07, 2018

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The free parking is to the left I think. To the right you have to have a beach sticker better to be safe then pay a fine. It’s only $10 and it lasts the whole year. The lady told me Jan-feb 2019 the stickers will be on sale for $5. I did forget my blow up mattress so I was very uncomfortable when trying to sleep. The cops patrolled aro... more

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2bars
Sprint 3G

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OurLivelyTribe
30' Ameri-Camp Wrangler 2015 Ford F-250
11 reviews
Nightly rate: $10
Days stayed: 8
“$10 unlimited beach camping!”

Reviewed Apr 13, 2018

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We LOVED this spot. It for sure is in our top 3 spots ever! We arrived during a storm and slept inland that night because we were warned it was a flood zone. The next morning we drove right into the beach, stayed towards the right and set up camp. A ranger came by and collected $10 for a permit and it expired at the end of the year. Mi... more

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3bars
AT&T 4G/LTE

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RichP
Brooksville, FL 31' Forrest River Sunseeker 2013 Chevrolet Spark
2 reviews
Nightly rate: $10
Days stayed: 1

RichP would stay here again

“Love it!”

Reviewed Mar 25, 2018

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OMG it’s beautiful here! Lots of space to maneuver large rigs. Hey 188sft - you guys rock!!! We were so lost trying to find the place and found your post with the GPS coordinates! Thanks so much! I’m going to repost the coords here too 29.383223, -94.72345 so that others can find this oasis. We need to watch the tides and there isn’t... more

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Cleanliness
Site Quality
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1bars
AT&T 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Hookups:
  • dry camping
Facilities:
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
Pets:
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