Upper Madera Canyon Campground

Big Bend Ranch State Park

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

GPS: 29.2946, -103.918

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Overview of Upper Madera Canyon Campground

Number of Sites 4

Pad Type dirt

Reservations yes

Elevation 2385 ft

Tent Camping Yes

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Bobbi
28' Airstream Airstream Land Yacht Porsche Cayenne 2016 Diesel
9 reviews
“AMAZING! Should have stayed longer”

Reviewed 12/29/2018

Nightly rate: $12
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 4
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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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Bobbi would stay here again

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Teddi & Roger
Kent, WA 33' National Trop-i-cal T330 2007 Honda CRV
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“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 3/1/2017

Nightly rate: $8
Days stayed: 13
Site Number: Upper Madera 1
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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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Teddi & Roger would stay here again

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Reviewed 4/6/2015

Nightly rate: $8
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: Upper Madera 1
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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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Nathan @ Wand'rly would stay here again

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Teddi & Roger
Kent, WA 33' National Trop-i-cal T330 2007 Honda CRV
154 reviews
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  • dry camping
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
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