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Shaffer Bend Recreation Area

Utility Owned Recreation Facility

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706 CR-343A Marble Falls, TX 78654 512-473-3366 Reservations: 855-392-7638 Official Website

GPS: 30.5467, -98.1741

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Overview of Shaffer Bend Recreation Area

Number of Sites 26

Elevation 754 ft / 229 m

Tent Camping Yes

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Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

4bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 1/6/2019
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Gone Again Flanagans
McKinney, TX 34' Jayco 28BHS Ford F250 6.7L Powerstroke
42 reviews
“Primitive & Private camping (winter months)”

Reviewed 1/6/2019

Nightly rate: $12
Days stayed: 0
Site Number: 0
Overall Rating

Park is still recovering from the flood but overall it's a great place to day trip or weekend camp. Trails allow for hike, dogs on leash, mountain bikes and horses. There's a Sandy Beach for swimming or fishing from shore. Primitive camping (but no dump station) so you need to be fully self contained if you bring your RV. Porta John's were clean and recently serviced. Camp sites were large and a couple had small corrals for the horses. You'll likely see some wildlife. We saw deer tracks and what looked like a bobcat print.

The sites are pretty far from the entrance of the park and the park is about 10 miles to nearest grocery - so try not to forget the essentials. The good part about that is you get zero road noise.
Park road is a mixture of gravel and blacktop and is rough in some spots. Just drive it slow and you won't rearrange the groceries.
Sites have fire rings, picnic tables and an abundance of shade.

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
4bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

Gone Again Flanagans would stay here again

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
  • Dispersed Camping
Recreation
  • fishing
  • picnic area
  • recreation trail
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities
  • restrooms: vault
Pets
  • pets

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