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McCown Valley Park

FM 1713 Spur, Whitney, TX
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Crowded and Run Down

I liked my camp site, but the sites are bunched tightly together. It is run down. The restrooms and... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
AquaCosta
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Very nice Corp of Engineer Park

Corp of engineer parks are less expensive than state parks. If you have one of those passes that... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2016
Dogpilot
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Hillsboro, Texas
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
16 Dec 2016
“Very nice Corp of Engineer Park”
28 Sep 2016
“Horse camping. ”
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FM 1713 Spur, Whitney, TX
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Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

I liked my camp site, but the sites are bunched tightly together. It is run down. The restrooms and showers are the worst ive seen. I would definantly stay at one of the other parks around the lake.

1  Thank AquaCosta
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Corp of engineer parks are less expensive than state parks. If you have one of those passes that gets you into the National Parks for free it also works for Corp of Engineer Parks. 30&50amp service for your RV 2point hookups and there is a...More

1  Thank Dogpilot
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to camp with your horse. Good trails. Sandy trails. Lots of miles of trails. Each campsite Has W/E , tie post, table, lantern pole. Level sites. Some pens Lots of shade. Bathrooms and showers. No shoes required on the trails....More

Thank Auntpony
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

My family and I stayed Labor Day weekend at McCown Valley Park and had a great time with a camp site that included a screened shelter and was only about 200 ft from the lake shoreline. The facilities are good and well kept.

1  Thank Nathan S
Reviewed 21 December 2015

really nice accommodations - quiet - scenery is beautiful - water is high right now - good boating - watch out for obstacles in the water - Corp Engineers really do not want people on the lake - bring your own food - nothing good...More

1  Thank D P
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Very nice, clean park. Swimming area, fishing, boat ramp, nice rv spots (some more shade than others) clean bathrooms w/showers.

Thank sweetp7777
Reviewed 21 April 2015

This is a park I use for boat launching, having the best ramps on Lake Whitney. The park is consistently clean, well managed, friendly staff.

Thank bbpeters
Reviewed 29 March 2015

Nice COE park. We stayed in site 45 by the lake. No shade in the lake loop but that's ok in March. Restrooms ans showers very clean and the park was busy. For Texas summer staying I would recommend the meadow loop - much more...More

Thank Marshall212
Reviewed 16 March 2015

We enjoyed our stay here. The park had two very nice playgrounds as well as a sand volleyball court, a horseshoe spot and we even noticed some disc golf but couldn't find whether they were connected to a course or just one on a campsite....More

1  Thank Lacey C
Reviewed 6 July 2014 via mobile

Lake Whitney is the best lake in Texas! There are so many places to explore. McCown valley park is a nice, safe place to walk. Facilities are clean and in good order. Boat dock kept up well. Friendly gate attendants. Nice to see the wildlife...More

2  Thank Txbeachmama
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