Stephen F. Austin State Park

State: Texas

Address 1: P.O. Box 125

City: San Felipe

Zip: 77473

Phone: 979-885-3613

Open all Year: Yes

Number of Sites: 98

Full Hook: 40

Camp URL:

Full Hook: Yes

About: Nestled on the banks of the Brazos River, Stephen F. Austin State Park provides the opportunity to get up close to nature. Located just 30 minutes from the outskirts of Houston, this quiet and peaceful park is a nice escape from the busy city life. Several species of flora and fauna call the park home, and many are visible with just a car ride through.

Activities include picnicking, camping, fishing, hiking, and nature and historical tours.

Saturday Afternoon/Evening: Programs on various topics pertaining to the park. All ages welcome to this family program
Sunday Mornings: Nature Hike for Kids. All ages welcome, targeted for 13 and under
Contact park office for more details and specific schedules.
Groups(4 or more): Contact Interpretive Ranger to schedule group hikes and programs

Come out for just a day and enjoy the many hiking and biking trails, or spend the night at one of the 3 types of campsites. The park also offers group facilities, for day or overnight use. Park facilities include: 40 full hook-up campsites with water, electricity, and sewer, 20 screened shelters with electricity and water, 40 water only campsites, a group dining hall, a group recreation hall that is available for day or ovenight use, and a spacious picnic area. Be sure and visit our Texas State Park Store for gifts and supplies.