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Blue Ridge Wilderness Campground in Guadalupe Mountains National Park

The Blue Ridge campground in the Guadalupe Mountains National Park, is less frequently used than some of the more popular ones. It is one of 10 wilderness campgrounds run by the National Park System. As a result it, may offer greater solitude for hikers willing to go the extra distance. The campground is surrounded by ponderosa pine …

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Big Bend Backcountry Camping

Overview Big Bend’s vast undeveloped areas provide excellent opportunities for backcountry experiences if you seek solitude, wilderness, and adventure! The backcountry sites listed here are primitive backcountry road campsites and primitive backpacking sites in the Chisos Mountains. All are designated sites located in remote locations. Campers must be self-sufficient.  These are primitive sites and do not …

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Overview Rocky Creek Park is located at Somerville Lake near Somerville, Texas. The lake offers various types of recreation such as camping, fishing, boating, swimming, nature trails and much more. Recreation Somerville Lake offers many opportunities for outdoor recreation. Water sports, hiking and biking are popular activities. The lake is great for crappie, catfish, white, …