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Lake Somerville State Park - Nails Creek Unit

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Address: 6280 Fm 180, Ledbetter, TX 78946-7036
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nice park

It is a good park to go to and walk the trails and fish. It is good to go fishing and camping for fun with the family

Reviewed 9 September 2016
Patty K
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Cleburne, Texas
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Cleburne, Texas
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86 reviews
27 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

It is a good park to go to and walk the trails and fish. It is good to go fishing and camping for fun with the family

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League City, Texas
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 17 February 2016

Even though only one loop was open at the time of our visit(due to recent floods) we thoroughly enjoyed our weekend trip to this park. With limited capacity for sites, we had to look around a bit first to find an open spot to accommodate our 42' fifth wheel. Not all the sites on the Bent Tree loop would have... More 

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Houston
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 18 November 2015

We really do enjoy coming to this park in the fall. Camp is well maintained, rangers are friendly and helpful. Camp Host also came by and visited with us as she was making rounds to pick up any errant trash left in units. Ice machine was kept stocked as well as extra fire wood as we ended up using more... More 

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Thank mfolwell
Austin
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47 reviews
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Reviewed 21 April 2015

This park is perfect for nature walks and hikes or fishing with a little boy on a tiny pond. It has a lot of nice trails, long or short, very well maintained, up-and-down (not just boring winding through the cedar trees). Many opportunities to see all kinds of animals (birds, waterfowl, squirrels, wild hogs, bunnies, raccoons, armadillos, you name it).... More 

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1 Thank Lucie_tx
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27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 30 March 2015

lots of people use this park and it is well maintained. the rangers were friendly and helpful and they had been very busy...as they said "spring has sprung." told them i was geocaching and they showed me trails that were closed from the rain so saved me some time. will visit again.

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Thank Slyann
Caldwell, Texas, United States
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Reviewed 2 December 2014

Park is clean and Rangers are very polite. Had a great time fishing, cooking out and spending time with family. Will definitely go again.

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Thank James S
Houston, Texas
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70 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 15 September 2014

We RV camp quite a bit at Texas state parks. The electric/water loop (no sewer connections at park) is nice. Go for a site on the outside of the loop - much more spacious. Most sites are fairly well shaded. Restrooms - average at best. The showers were the worst we've seen. The shower head is small and comes directly... More 

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Austin, Texas
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111 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2014

A very nice spot for a picnic and nature hikes. Lots of shady picinic tables throughout this section of the park. (Overnight camping not in this review) The restrooms and other facilities look close-to-new and are very clean. The showers are great - indoors and outside.This park features horse, bike and hiking trails (quite extensive with mixed terrain for differing... More 

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Thank David M
Austin, Texas
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Reviewed 11 May 2014

We planned on having more swimming access to the water, which is actually very low at this point. If you want swimming, stay a Birch Creek. Otherwise, lots of birds, animal life, nice stalls, and friendly staff members.

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2 Thank Rachel W
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Reviewed 22 April 2014

Had such a great time. Perfect weather, beautiful spot to camp. We were in an equestrian area and the place was clean and peaceful. Lots of trails, lake was low but we enjoyed the walks and bike riding. Lots of wildflowers to photograph. Didn't see snakes, but tons of cardinals, butterflies, bumble bees and dragon flies. True "back to nature"... More 

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