Top 10 RV Parks Near the Frio River, TX Area

Top 5 reasons why it’s a fun place to visit:

  1. Shop at Fergie’s River Store
  2. Visit the Lone Star Motorcycle Museum
  3. Float down the river
  4. Go golfing or mini golfing
  5. Explore Garner State Park

List of top ten RV Parks in the Frio River, TX area:

(Disclaimer: information is a compilation of researched info as published online and does not necessarily reflect the experience or opinion of the author)

The RV parks have been ranked and are listed from “Most Recommended” to “Least Recommended” based on reviews, feedback, amenities, and preference. Cost was not the primary ranking driver. Please note that weekend RV families with children might have different needs than full-time RV “snowbirds”.

1. Seven Bluff Cabin and RV Park

Address: 4251 County Road 348, Concan, TX 78838
Phone: (830)-232-5260
Hours: unknown
Website: 7bluffcabins.com
Specs
Pricing: $45/daily, 2 nights minimum stay, rates based on 2 people/site, long-term discounts available during off-season
Total RV sites: 23
Hookups: full (20/30/50, water, sewer)
Pool/Hot tub: No
Showers: unknown
Pets Allowed: Yes (2 per site, $2.50/dog/day)
Wi-Fi: unknown

This park is great for big family or group gatherings and is very clean and shaded with mature trees. It is near many activities in the area.

What makes this park unique?

This park has been in operation since 1988 and overlooks the Seven Bluff itself. The park is located on a pecan orchard, only a 2-minute walk from the Frio River. You can bring your own firepit. This park is close to Three Sisters Ride, a challenging bike trail. This park has different cabins that are conducive for family get-togethers.

What we like about it
  • Laundry
  • Direct TV
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Kayaking
  • Store
  • River tubing
  • Quiet
Drawbacks
  • Dog restrictions and fees

2. Parkview Riverside RV Park

Address: 2561 County Road 350, Concan, TX 78838
Phone: (830)-232-4006
Hours: 8:00 AM-9:00 PM
Website: parkviewriversiderv.com
Specs
Pricing: $50-71/daily, $310-446/weekly, (based on site and season), $420+electric/month (off season), discounts available for daily rates

Total RV sites: 95
Hookups: full (20/30/50, water, sewer)
Pool/Hot tub: No
Showers: Yes 
Pets Allowed: Yes 
Wi-Fi: Yes 

This park is green, wooded, shaded with wide roads, spacious level sites and access to the Frio River. It’s a great park for anyone who is ready to enjoy water activities, such as tubing, kayaking, or water-biking.

What makes this park unique?

This park is located right on the Frio River, with river access. As a bigger park, it has many amenities that allow for an extended stay to enjoy a fun summertime to make memories, or to visit during the less busy off season. Extended stay visitors can arrange for 100 lb propane tank delivery and hookup. There is also mail delivery allowed for longer stay visitors.

What we like about it
  • Location
  • Clean
  • Dump station
  • Propane
  • Laundry
  • Minor RV repair service offered
  • Cable TV
Drawbacks
  • None

3. Neals Lodges

Neals Lodges

Image Source: Neals Lodges

Address: 20970 US Highway 127, Concan, TX 78838
Phone: (830)-232-6118
Email: [email protected]
Hours: unknown
Website: nealslodges.com
Specs
Pricing: $69/daily, 3 nights minimum stay
Total RV sites: 9+ (9 on the map, but there is an expansion opening 5/22)
Hookups: Full (30/50, water, sewer)
Pool/Hot tub: No
Showers: Yes 
Pets Allowed: Yes 
Wi-Fi: Yes 

With prime location so close to the water for tubing and sliding, this park is a popular visitor attraction and busy during the summer.

What makes this park unique?

While this park starts as a destination for families and couples to stay at a cabin, the owners have since expanded to add RV sites. There is so much to do at this park, with water activities galore, live music festivals, zombie apocalypse (dress-up) events-it will never be a dull moment here.

What we like about it
  • Live music
  • Giant water slide
  • Close to tubing
  • Many activities
Drawbacks
  • Pricey
  • Minimum 3-day stay required
  • Might be too “party” for some

4. Bec’s Store and RV Park

Address: 29015 N. US Highway 83, Concan, TX 78838
Phone: (830)-232-5477
Email: [email protected]
Hours: 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Website: becsrv.com
Specs
Pricing:$55-65/daily (2 nights minimum, based on 2 people/site), $330-390/weekly, monthly, and winter rates, as well as discounts, available
Total RV sites:51
Hookups: full (30/50, water, sewer)
Pool/Hot tub: No
Showers: Yes 
Pets Allowed: Yes 
Wi-Fi: Yes 

Surrounded by nature, this park is nestled among green hilly mountains and trees. It’s a perfect retreat from the city bustle. For those who want to participate in the local activities, this park is centrally located within driving distance to everything.

What makes this park unique?

This is a quiet, all-year round park that welcomes snowbirds, long-term stays, seasonal workers, and families alike. It’s not directly on the Frio River and the atmosphere and tempo is slower and quieter than at other parks. With fast fiber-optics Internet, this park is a good fit for full-timers who work remotely.

What we like about it
  • Family-friendly
  • Quiet
  • Outdoor games
  • In nature
  • Picnic tables
  • Volleyball
  • Spacious sites
  • Open year-round
  • RV storage
  • RV parts available at the store
  • Playground
Drawbacks
  • Not directly on the Frio River (must drive by car)
  • No late arrivals (after 9 PM)
  • Worker-stay friendly (might be a disadvantage for vacationing families)

5. Garner State Park

Image Source: Garner State Park

Address: 234 RR 1050, Concan, TX 78838
Phone: (830)-232-6132
Hours: 8:00 AM-10:00 PM
Website: Garner State Park, Texas – Camping & Reservations | ReserveAmerica

Specs
Pricing: $20/daily PLUS $8/person (over age 13) entry fee
Total RV sites: 146
Hookups:  partial (30/50, water), dump station
Pool/Hot tub: No
Showers: Yes 
Pets Allowed: Yes 
Wi-Fi: No

Located right on the Frio River, this park is on the water and surrounded by mountains. It is a true nature getaway and even a breath-taking sight of a star-filled sky at night.

What makes this park unique?

This is a typical State Park with partial hookups and spartan amenities. The best thing is the price and the location; however, for larger groups or families, it might be more economical to stay at another RV park due to the per-person fee of $8.

What we like about it
  • Hiking
  • Tubing
  • Park store
  • Ranger station
  • Watercraft rentals
Drawbacks
  • Dirty
  • Water smells like Sulphur

6. Riverbend

Image Source: Riverbend

Address: 32710 N HWY 83, Concan, TX 78838
Phone: (830)-232-6616
Email: [email protected]
Hours: 8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Website: riverbendonthefrio.com

Specs
Pricing: $48-76/daily (based on site and hookups)
Total RV sites: 39
Hookups: full (30 or 50, water, sewer)
Pool/Hot tub: No
Showers: Yes 
Pets Allowed: Yes 
Wi-Fi: Unknown

Family-owned by three different families since 1955, this park focuses on continuing the family atmosphere to this day. Equally important is the emphasis on keeping the park as nature-focused as possible; the sites are dirt (not cement) and surrounded by mature trees and a 360-degree view.

What makes this park unique?

This park is very family-oriented and makes sure that the park is conducive to all ages when it comes to activities. From water activities to s’mores at the firepit, this park offers a great getaway and a venue for families to connect and reconnect with nature.

What we like about it
  • Stunning surroundings
  • Quiet
  • Family-friendly
  • Fire pits
  • Catch-and-release pond
  • Pet swim area in the river
Drawbacks
  • Excessive extra fee per pet ($25 per pet/stay)
  • “Dark-only” camp to limit light pollution at night (challenging for late arrival)
  • No sewer on the “Riverside” sites and only 30 Amp
  • No tents allowed

7. Camp Riverview

Image Source: Frio Camp River View

Address: 1636 County Road 350, Concan, TX 78838
Phone: (830)-232-5412
Email: [email protected]
Hours: sunrise to sunset
Website: friocampriverview.com

Specs
Pricing: $48-98/daily (depending on site and season)
Total RV sites: 67
Hookups:full (30/50, water, sewer)
Pool/Hot tub: No
Showers: Yes 
Pets Allowed: Yes 
Wi-Fi: Unknown

Located on the Frio River, this park has the “family summer camp memories” vibe. With a plethora of outdoor activities and fully surrounded by nature, this park is a perfect getaway to unwind and spend outdoors quality time with family and friends.

What makes this park unique?

This is a well-laid out RV park next to the Frio River. It has a big family camp area for group gatherings (holds up to 4 RVs), double sites (holds up to 2 RVs), as well as tons of outdoor activities for everyone to do. Every site includes a charcoal grill and a picnic table.

What we like about it
  • Laundry
  • Gaga ball pit
  • Volleyball courts
  • Tetherball
  • Dump station
  • Laser Tag
Drawbacks
  • Too many rules
  • Not big-rig friendly (unpaved sites, rig sinks into sand)

8. Nana’s RV Park on the Frio

Address: 2595 CR-350, Concan, TX 78879
Phone: (830)-232-4653
Email: in[email protected]
Hours: unknown
Website: nanasrvparkonthefrio.com

Specs
Pricing: Unknown
Total RV sites: Unknown
Hookups: full (30/50, water, sewer)
Pool/Hot tub: No
Showers: Yes 
Pets Allowed: Yes 
Wi-Fi: Unknown

With historic background, this park began in the 1800s when Nana’s cabin was first built there. In the spirit of hospitality, this park continues to operate to this day. Right on the Frio River, it’s a wonderful place to spend a few days or a week.

What makes this park unique?

Located right on the Frio River, this little park is quaint and beautiful, with simple life’s joys like having a cup of coffee and seeing the sunrise at the Frio River or kids having ice cream at the grocery store on a hot summer day.

What we like about it
  • Clean
  • Grocery store
  • Location
Drawbacks
  • Price not listed on Website

9. Quail Springs RV Park

Image Source: Quail Springs RV Park

Address: 2727 Hwy 90 East, Uvalde 78801
Phone: (830)-278-8182
Email: [email protected]
Hours: 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Website: quailspringsrvpark.com

Specs
Pricing: $37/daily, discounts and extended rates available
Total RV sites: 
Hookups: full (30/50, water, sewer)
Pool/Hot tub: No
Showers: Yes 
Pets Allowed: Yes 
Wi-Fi: Yes 

Located off Highway 90, this park has the basic amenities for an extended stay. Several common areas and activities, such as potlucks or morning coffee are created spaces for making new friends or enjoying fellowship with existing ones.

What makes this park unique?

This is an adults-only park, with shady oaks, close to restaurants and about 20 minutes from Garner State Park. Visitors can also drive just down the road to play 18-hole golf. This park is a great park for anyone who would like to enjoy the great outdoors but might be limited to do so due to a disability that restricts their options because of accessibility.

What we like about it
  • Laundry
  • Handicap accessible
  • Quiet
  • Cable TV (over 70 channels)
  • Affordable
Drawbacks
  • Adults-only Park

10. Clearwater Ranch and Frio River Park

Address: 560 Cooper Mountain Rd, Rio Frio, TX 78879
Phone: (830)-232-6686
Hours: unknown
Website: frio.net

Specs
Pricing: $45-55/daily (30 or 50 Amp), rates based on 2 people/site (each additional person extra $10/day), max. 6 persons per site

Total RV sites: unknown
Hookups: full (30/50, water, sewer)
Pool/Hot tub: No
Showers: unknown
Pets Allowed: Yes 
Wi-Fi: No

This park is a “State Park nature vibe” park, however, with full hookup benefits and Frio River access. It’s a rural area park with minimal amenities.

What makes this park unique?

Located right on the Frio River, this is a no-frills park with direct access to the water. There are different basic cabins on the property, as well as RV hookups for rigs.

What we like about it
  • Location
Drawbacks
  • Not family-friendly (pricing-wise)
  • Limited amenities (given the price)

TIPS TO GET TO FRIO RIVER

Coming from Austin, TX, one can travel the I-35 towards San Antonio, TX and then take the I-37 S toward Mathis. When coming from Houston, one can travel the I-10 W towards San Antonio or take TX-59 southwest toward George West. Coming up from the Corpus Christi area, one can take I-37 straight to Frio River. The interstate is the best choice when traveling with longer RVs.

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