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Mustang Island State Park

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Address: 17047 TX-361, Port Aransas, TX 78373
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+1 361-749-5246
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State Park on Mustang Island that offers the best camping in the area.

State Park on Mustang Island that offers the best camping in the area.

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Absolutely beautiful on the Gulf

Wonderful views... miles and miles of undisturbed gulf coast beaches and coastal open fields. A place to go for complete relaxation!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Fredericksburg, Texas
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Fredericksburg, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wonderful views... miles and miles of undisturbed gulf coast beaches and coastal open fields. A place to go for complete relaxation!

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Tishomingo, Oklahoma
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful Chunk of Ocean scenery. The properties here are gorgeous and it is very clean. You can rent condos here.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice park. Great restrooms. Clean beach. Pass required. Depending on time of year great for shelling. Lots of pretty birds. Great for long beach walks.

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Bovey MN
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I guess we were ok with the drive to the park. Was a cold windy day so a drive was nice. Drove on the beach watched the waves. The park rangers were very nice and informative.

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Kerrville, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

... for an RV stay. The RV area is adjacent to the park HQ, and is heavily used, at least on February weekends. There are several different beach areas, one of them an easy walk from the RV area. Park facilities appear to be in good repair, with volunteers doing a lot of the work.

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Thank David G
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at Mustang Island SP several times. It is a few miles south of Port A, probably about a 10 to 15 minute drive, so conveniently close enough to town for me, but away from the crowds. The beach access is a couple hundred yards from the campground, you can drive up to it rather than drag all... More 

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Kaukauna, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful and scenic drive. Keep on the look out for wildlife! Fee was reasonable. Did not stay in campground.

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Berne, NY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beach. Fishing. State park camping. Water, electric, pets. Clean. Quiet. Showers. Dump station. Usual weak slow wifi. Inexpensive Wish all states did as well with their RV camping. Still we need better wifi.

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent three nights in site #16. The RV parking area was a lot bigger than I had envisioned based on the comments of other reviewers -- it looks big enough to land a plane down the center of it. We didn't have any problems with electric/water hook-up. Sites 16 & 17 have the most privacy due to a green... More 

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Ringgold, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We searched out this beach. There are 40+ RV sites with connections, but you better make those reservations in advance. They also have 100 of what they call primitive sites where you can drive onto and camp on the beach. With our 7000 lb Sprinter van, we were not confident we would not get stuck on that beach, so ended... More 

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