Upper Madera Canyon Campground

Big Bend Ranch State Park

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FM-170
Redford, TX 79846
432-358-4444
Reservations: 512-389-8919
Official Website

GPS: 29.2946, -103.918

Last Price Paid: $12
Number of Sites: 4
Pad Type: dirt
Reservations: Yes
Elevation: 2385 ft
Tent Camping: Yes

3 people have reviewed this location.

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Bobbi
28' Airstream Airstream Land Yacht Porsche Cayenne 2016 Diesel
4 reviews
Nightly rate: $12
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 4

Bobbi would stay here again

“AMAZING! Should have stayed longer”

Reviewed Dec 29, 2018

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We stayed at the Upper Madera Canyon Camp Site, selecting site #4. The views were fantastic, and while the wind can pick up, we loved the privacy. Site #3 and #4 are farther away from the road. Sites in the Lower Madera Canyon are closer to the River, and close to a hut bathroom, but don't have the views. The location is perfec... more

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Teddi & Roger
Kent, WA 33' National Trop-i-cal T330 2007 Honda CRV
119 reviews
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Nightly rate: $8
Days stayed: 13
Site Number: Upper Madera 1

Teddi & Roger would stay here again

“5-star views of the canyon and Rio Grande, incredible night skies, quiet, and no close neighbors – all for just $8 a night! Did we like it here? Oh yeah. But there are some caveats. ”

Reviewed Mar 01, 2017

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We extended our stay twice and ended up in Site #1 in Upper Madera Canyon for 13 nights. I cannot begin to describe the amazing views, beautiful sunrises and sunsets, incredible starry skies, how wonderfully quiet and peaceful it was. Upper Madera has only 4 sites - #1 is a pull-through fairly close to the entrance. It is large, ... more

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Nathan @ Wand'rly
14' Volkswagen Bus, Champagne Edition, Riviera Campwagen
294 reviews
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Nightly rate: $8
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: Upper Madera 1

Nathan @ Wand'rly would stay here again

Reviewed Apr 06, 2015

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"I think the state park is even better than the national," became a bit of my mantra as we've been touring around Big Bend for a few months. We've spent a ton of time in this area, every small town, every hidden swimming hole, every dive bar and mountain peak, and I'm going to stand by this. The River Road winding along the Rio Gra... more

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Hookups:
  • dry camping
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Pets:
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