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The Best Camping in Houston

Looking for the best camping in Houston? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Houston. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top camping spots in and near Houston

  • New Caney, Texas

    Hike Ameri Trail Forest Loop

    9.6 mi / 147 ft gain
    Ameri Trail Forest Loop is a 9.6 mile loop hike that takes you by a lake located near New Caney, TX.
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  • Magnolia, Texas

    Hike The Wilderness Emmaus Loop

    0.7 mi / 16 ft gain
    The Wilderness Emmaus Loop is a 0.68 mile loop hike where you may see nature views located near Magnolia, TX.
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  • Galveston, Texas

    Explore Galveston Island State Park

    Galveston Island State Park is one of the several state parks in Texas offering coastline to the Gulf of Mexico. The park is good to visit during any time of the year, and offers several hiking, biking and paddling trails. In order to take advantage of the paddling trails you must bring your own ...
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  • Shepherd, Texas

    Hike to Double Lake Via Lone Star Hiking Trail

    9.1 mi / 252 ft gain
    The trail is recommended for use from September to May. Wild boar and spring butterflies are often seen near this trail. 
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