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Cedar Hill State Park

1570 W Fm 1382, Cedar Hill, TX 75104-4306
+1 972-291-3900
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Beware of the Chiggers!!

The park is large and full of wildlife however, there are some things to consider before heading to... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2017
texaswoods
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Texas
I would recommned Loyd Park in Grand Prairie.

Cedar Hill State Park is run down. The Park still has not made repairs, maintenance not clean up... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
CampsOften
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Georgetown, Texas
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A beautiful, well- equipped park located near downtown Dallas; especially great for fishing.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“joe pool lake” (12 reviews)
“duck pond” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 06:00 - 22:00
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1570 W Fm 1382, Cedar Hill, TX 75104-4306
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+1 972-291-3900
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

The park is large and full of wildlife however, there are some things to consider before heading to this park. The marina, some of the camping areas, the swimming area, trails, etc. are closed which was disappointing. The paved sites are shaded or open, some...More

Thank texaswoods
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Cedar Hill State Park is run down. The Park still has not made repairs, maintenance not clean up from the flood (which occurred a few years ago). the swim beach is not open nor is there a camp store, sites not mowed, people use the...More

1  Thank CampsOften
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Booked and then we found out first come first served. No worries...we will have fun. Should have done more research. We spent 2 nights in our travel trailer with water and 30 amp. A homeless guy set up camp next to us. Finally, a park...More

2  Thank jefellama
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

This was our first camp with our camper... we arrived at 1am... but everything was east to find n set up... went to six flags was 20 miles away but was great roads.. Will definitely come back

Thank Pamela G
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Flowers and grasses swaying in the breeze, water lapping nearby, lovely picnic lunch. Beautiful farm with buildings, tools, water tower and windmill gives you insight into prairie life. Trails, camping, boat ramp and fishing - lovely state park!

Thank Tvl_frequently
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We live in the DFW area, so we wanted to stay somewhere close that we could just feel "away" for a couple of days. The park is very hilly and pretty, clean and the sunsets on the lake are amazing. We enjoyed the Penn Farm...More

1  Thank G-Fergs
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped in Dallas area for 2 nights while on road trip. The location was convenient for us as we were also visiting friends that lived in Cedar Hill. Camping was quiet and that was nice at night. Overall happy with stay but one major...More

Thank Kelli S
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I love this place! There are over 5 miles of trails which are pretty well marked. Even when the parking lot is full, the trails aren't too busy. You can bring your dog along for a good hike. And it is a pretty hilly area,...More

1  Thank czematis
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Like most Texas State parks the facilities are well maintained and clean. Plenty of cedar trees and on Joe Pool Lake. Close to the town of Cedar Hill and Grand Prairie incase you forgot something or wish to dine out.

Thank richmondlh
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Park was ok but missed being able to walk the trails. All were closed because of flooding last year and improvements. We just used it as a base because we wanted to visit The JFK museum in Dallas. We were told to bring ant spray...More

Thank Jackie L
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os13l
10 April 2016|
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Response from Brandie B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can overnight camp here. Tent or RV
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dstodda
3 February 2015|
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Response from Amy C | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. I had to show ID.
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