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The Best Camping in Richards

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Top camping spots in and near Richards

  • Richards, Texas

    Lone Star Hiking Trail

    95.52 mi / 5728 ft gain
    Lone Star Hiking Trail is a long point-to-point trail located near Richards, TX. Make sure you have a shuttle car or ride arranged at your end destination. 
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  • Richards, Texas

    Hike Lone Star Hiking Trail And Little Lake Creek Trail

    13.7 mi / 580 ft gain
    Lone Star Hiking Trail and Little Lake Creek Trail is a 13.7 mile loop hike that takes you by a lake located near Richards, TX.
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  • Richards, Texas

    Hike the Lone Star Hiking Trail: Trailhead 1 to Lake Conroe

    20 mi / 450 ft gain
    The Trail Trailhead #1 of the Lone Star Hiking Trail puts you in an isolated part of East Texas where you can truly experience nature and peace. The trails are marked with squares and are normally well kept and clean, but you will have to navigate over fallen trees and through muddy creek bottoms...
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  • Montgomery, Texas

    Hike Trailhead 3 And Little Lake Creek Wilderness Loop

    7.3 mi / 331 ft gain
    Trailhead 3 and Little Lake Creek Wilderness Loop is a 7.3 mile loop hike where you may see local wildlife located near Montgomery, TX.
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  • Montgomery, Texas

    Camp at Kelly's Pond, Sam Houston National Forest

    2.0
    Kelly's Pond is a primitive camping area off the beaten path with no potable water or electricity. There is an open grass area around the pond where tent camping is permitted-- as far as I am aware the spots are first-come, first-serve.Some perks of the location: Proximity to Lake Conroe allows f...
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  • New Waverly, Texas

    Camp at Huntsville State Park

    4.3
    7 mi / 125 ft gain
    Note: The lake camping photo is of a Huntsville State Park sanctioned campsite.Huntsville State Park is located about an hour north of Houston off of I-45. As part of the Pineywoods region of Texas, pine trees dot the landscape in Huntsville. The park is also home to a variety of wildlife includi...
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  • New Waverly, Texas

    Catch a Sunrise over Lake Raven

    Huntsville State Park's 250 acre Raven Lake is a perfect spot for catching a sunrise. Watch for Egrets along the shoreline while enjoying the solitude of the early morning hour. Hang out on the fishing pier and take in the views while watching the sun crest over the surrounding woods. Be sure ...
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  • New Waverly, Texas

    Coloneh Trail

    4.0
    1.12 mi / 223 ft gain
    Coloneh Trail is a relatively short out-and-back trail in Huntsville State Park located near Huntsville, TX. The trail runs adjacent to Raven Lake with nearby campgrounds on several inlets of the lake. Along the trail, there is a fair amount of shade, but keep an eye out for roots and watch your ...
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  • New Waverly, Texas

    Chinquapin Loop Trail

    5.0
    6.7 mi / 400 ft gain
    Chinquapin Loop Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near New Waverly, 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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  • Huntsville, Texas

    Hike the Four Notch Loop

    10 mi / 0 ft gain
    The Four Notch Loop is a relaxing ~10 mile hike just north of Houston. The southern half of the loop follows on a 4 mile stretch of the 140 mile Lone Star Hiking Trail while the north part circles back to complete the loop.  From the large dirt and leaf covered Four Notch and Hunter Camp TH hike ...
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  • Bryan, Texas

    Hike or Bike the Lake Bryan Trail

    4.0
    11.21 mi / 423 ft gain
    Park in the lot off of P4-746 (see map) to access the trail). You need $5 to access the lake trails. 
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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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  • 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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