Lost Maples State Natural Area, Vanderpool

Lost Maples State Natural Area is located in Vanderpool. Make Lost Maples State Natural Area a centerpiece of your Vanderpool vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Vanderpool travel route planner .
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Lost Maples State Natural Area Reviews
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  • We stayed in the beautiful state park. I had my camper, we hooked up for 2 nights. Fire pit at each site. Picnic table covered under wooden gazebo. great facilities for shower. Absolutely the best sta...  more »
  • We cam for the birding, but what a beautiful place in the middle of hill country! The geography is amazing and unlike any other place in hill country we've visited. The staff in the visitors center wa...  more »
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  • Excellent park for camping. Has both primitive and normal camping sites. Staff is pretty helpful but non-obtrusive. Be sure to bring plenty of supplies in because the closest place to restock is a general store and other than that you have to drive pretty much to bandera for anything more. Fishing wasn't great this time of year but that's only because the area didn't have enough rainfall. Hiking trails are very user-friendly and quite enjoyable. Winds can pick up and get gusty at night so be sure you set up your tent well. Plenty of room in each camping site for two vehicles and a few tents. Would definitely return to this park.
  • Great place for camping! Covered picnic tables and large trees in the camp area. They have clean restrooms and hot showers. The hiking trails are beautiful. We hiked to Monkey Rock, it was very cool!

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