7.7 Good
     
Glen Rose, Texas

Oakdale Park

Glen Rose, Texas


1019 NE Barnard St
Glen Rose, Texas 76043
Phone: (254) 897-2321

Sites: 240
Recent Rate: $30 4/2017

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Latitude: 32.240537340761
Longitude: -97.743730545044
Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites yes
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping yes
  • Restrooms (Plumbed) Restrooms (Plumbed) yes
  • Pit Toilets Pit Toilets no
  • Showers Showers yes
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities yes
  • $0.00 Laundry Fee Laundry Fee 0.00
  • Dump Station Dump Station no
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available no
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available yes
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts yes
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot yes
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter yes
  • RV Wash RV Wash no
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee RV Wash Fee 0.00
  • Corral Corral no
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip no
  • Overflow Parking Overflow Parking yes
Hookups & Connectivity
  • Electric (30 AMP) Electric (30 AMP) yes
  • Electric (50 AMP) Electric (50 AMP) yes
  • Water Water yes
  • Sewer Sewer yes
  • WiFi WiFi yes
  • Free WiFi Free WiFi ?
  • Cellular Phone Service Cellular Phone Service yes
  • ATT, Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers ATT,Verizon,Sprint,T-Mobile
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup Cable or Satellite TV Hookup no
  • Phone Phone no
  • Central Modem Central Modem no
Amenities
  • Pets Allowed Pets Allowed yes
  • 0 Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) 0
  • Pool Access Pool Access yes
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly yes
  • Playground Playground yes
  • Pet Area Pet Area yes
  • Waterfront Waterfront no
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse yes
  • Camp Store Camp Store yes
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar no
  • Business Center Business Center ?
  • Group Camping Group Camping yes
  • Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms yes
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen yes
  • Banquet Facilities Banquet Facilities ?
  • Concierge Services Concierge Services ?
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) yes
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room no
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities no
  • Beach Access Beach Access no
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp no
  • Marina Marina no
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals no
  • Fishing Fishing no
  • Golfing Golfing no
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) yes
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals no
  • Hiking Hiking yes
  • Spa Spa no
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit yes
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball yes
  • Sports Field Sports Field no
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games no
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment yes
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre yes
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf no
  • Billiards Billiards no
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong yes
  • Lake Lake no
  • Pond Pond no
  • River River yes
  • Creek Creek no
  • Ocean Ocean no
  • Water Park Water Park no
  • Casino Casino no

Review Details

Ratings overview

20 Reviews

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Review Count: 4
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: April, 2017 - $30.00
Overall Rating:      

Very nice clean park - sites are a little close but LOTS of trees and very clean restrooms and showers. All the hookups were easy to access and well maintained - park is very well maintained and near a city road but not much noise after dark. We were there at a time when there were about 60 open spots and park chose to put a family with noisy small children next to us (senior citizens) so we questioned that choice but it was OK . There are trash cans throughout the park but only one big trash bin near the entrance. Staff is friendly and helpful. We would go there again. By the way the site was VERY sloped. It was hard to get level. Glad we had wooden blocks. We camped at Oakdale Park in a Travel Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
30
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Just long enough for my travel trailer
Campsite Features
Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Wonderful gift shop across the road - Cheerful Heart. Amazing shop. Also there is a nice little town square and a pretty riverfront park across from the park.

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Review Count: 6
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: March, 2017 - $32.00
Overall Rating:      

The very first time I stayed at this park was 1967 when I was in Girl Scouts and we stayed in one of the cabins. It was privately owned then. Over the past few years the city of Glen Rose purchased the historical park. I believe it open in the 1920's as a tourist camp. We had a gorgeous shaded site, #30. We will ask for this site again. It was close to or actually right next to the beautiful showers. The park has at least 3 shower locations, one is open to the public to be used for the pool. They have a huge pool, large community room, a store and the park is home to many music venues during the year. So there is a big open area and stage for music festivals. Lots of areas for kids to ride bikes play ball or what ever. There are quite a few small cabins that look like they would be fun to stay in. Within walking distance of the river, the Big Rock City Park and the quaint downtown area that has a wonderful abundance of eating places, antique stores and boutiques. We walked to town two times to eat and shop. And the historical court house. Be sure you visit downtown Glen Rose and eat at The Green Pickle, one of the best burgers around good breakfast too. My favorite place to eat when we visit is the most adorable restaurant and combonation bookstore it's called The Storibook. It has wonderful sandwiches, soups and desserts. It is actually a bookstore turned restaurant so lots of book to browse through. Wonderful area for kids to play while you eat. And if your still in mood for dessert, or better yet pie stop by The Pie Peddler downtown square and have a slice of pie. Pie is their speciality pie, pie, pie any kind you might want. There is also an Italian restaurant downtown and you can find Mexican and BBQ out on Hwy 67. Glen Rose is a gem of a town.One of my favorite Texas towns. Can't wait to visit it again. We camped at Oakdale Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
30
Site Surface
Asphalt
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Campsite Features
Fire Ring, Picnic Table
Power Hookups
30 Amp, 50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Mostly Shady
Tow Vehicle Parking
No

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Review Count: 2
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2016 - $32.00
Overall Rating:      

Site was pretty level and had a tree, so it helped with keeping the RV cool. Had a swimming pool that closed at 3:00 p.m. but opened the next morning at 9:00 a.m. along with loud music. Roads were a little confusing coming in. We ended going the wrong way but it was pretty empty, so it wasn't an issue. No picnic table and sites were pretty close together but we were here for just over night. Some road noise during the night. People at the office were nice. We camped at Oakdale Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
83
Site Surface
Gravel
Site Type
Pull through
Site Space
Long enough for my motorhome and a towed vehicle
Power Hookups
50 Amp
Sewer Connection
Yes

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tow Vehicle Parking
Yes, Convenient
Tips for other Campers:

Very close to town and to the state park where we went for a hike and to view the dinosaur tracks.

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Review Count: 4
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: May, 2016 - $13.00
Overall Rating:      

Gorgeous park with great facilities. Bathrooms are spacious and clean. Sites are spacious and pull-through. Management and staff were courteous. Great location for seeing some small town Texas. Pool is awesome. We camped at Oakdale Park in a Travel Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
23
Site Surface
Gravel

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Spacious
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade

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Review Count: 155
States Visited: 17
Helpful Reviews: 7

Date of Stay: June, 2015 - $16.00
Overall Rating:      

Very nice park run by city. Long level sites. Easy check in. Best value in town. We camped at Oakdale Park in a Fifth Wheel.

Clean Restrooms
Clean Showers

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tips for other Campers:

Quaint shopping downtown. Good golf course. State park. Nice river front across street

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Review Count: 8
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: March, 2015 - $31.00
Overall Rating:      

Second stay at the park. First time was during a quiet time of year, and park was practically empty. Last time park was pretty full.

Actually is an old city park with large swimming pool, a pavilion, cabins, etc. Is nice and quiet. Parking spots are level, compressed gravel, and work just fine. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Looked like there were a few full timers there, so mostly used for weekend & short stays. The parking spots were fairly close to each other, but not uncomfortable. There are some trees which is nice. There is also a nice big field next to the rv park that we use to exercise the dog. Electricity, sewer & water connections were good. We will return. We camped at Oakdale Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tips for other Campers:

Glen Rose is a nice quiet town. Not really a great destination, but if you're traveling through, this would be a good place to stop. We go there to train & race mostly. If you have kids the pool would be nice as it is huge.

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Review Count: 6
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: March, 2015 - $14.00
Overall Rating:      

Could be a really nice park. However, please understand. This is a family campground! Do not expect peace and quiet. Kids running through yards even after "quiet" hours. Loud beer parties while kids run unsupervised. No one picks up their dog poop. Generators ran around the clock in the dry camping area! For the most part the staff was VERY accomodating, however, there are several who have attitudes and forget who affords them this "job". No cable and TV reception is sketchy because Glen Rose is down in a hole. Lots of work being done on the park, they are working to improve it. However, that equates to lots of noise even on the weekends, so no real break from that. They do have a nice fenced area for dogs, but one of the workers uses it for their personal dog pen, so good luck finding it empty. Utilities do work well, water pressure is high. Restrooms are very clean, but could use a little sprucing up. Not sure I would stay here again. There is just not much to choose from in the area. We camped at Oakdale Park in a Travel Trailer.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Surface
Gravel

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Very Close
Sun & Foliage
Sunny Open
Tips for other Campers:

Nice little square to walk around. Interesting museum with dinosaur relics.

Brookshires is handy, there is a hospital close by, nice river walk across from the park.

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Review Count: 8
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: October, 2014 - $31.00
Overall Rating:      

Stayed for 3 days over a weekend. It was a quiet time as there were mostly empty spots in the park. There was a very nice pool with a fountain that I am sure would be enjoyable for the kids, but it was a bit cold and no one swimming those days. We camped at Oakdale Park in a Motorhome.

Value
     
Clean Restrooms
Service
     
Clean Showers
Cleanliness
     

Site Details

Campsite
     
Site Number
82
Site Surface
Gravel
Campsite Features
Picnic Table

Campground Details

Space Between Lots
Nearby
Sun & Foliage
Some Shade
Tips for other Campers:

Glen Rose is a nice quiet town that we visit often to train for our cycling races. There are a couple nice shops downtown and the Texas dinosaur park, which I have not visited. We will return to this RV Park as we enjoyed the quiet location.

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Review Count: 10
States Visited: 6
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2014 - $31.00
Overall Rating:      

Very clean RV park. Staff very friendly and helpful. Even though the pool cost $3.00 for our grandson, it was free for us to sit and watch. Lifeguards on duty. We understand the city took this park over, and they have completely remodeled the cabins and have made this park really nice. Bathrooms and showers really clean. We would stay here again. We camped at Oakdale Park in a Travel Trailer.

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Review Count: 146
States Visited: 22
Helpful Reviews: 22

Date of Stay: September, 2013 - $35.00
Overall Rating:      

Deferred maintenance everywhere....city took over recently and needs to do lots of updating. My husband said worst bathrooms he has ever been in. We were the only motor home and there were only 2 other trailers ....so only 3 customers in the park. It is now a city park with a huge pool, cabins and RV spaces. We stopped here for over night on to Weatherford tomorrow for FMCA rally. Did not try Wi-Fi, baths, cable or anything else. No library. Would not stay here again. The work campers and receptionists were very nice. We camped at Oakdale Park in a Motorhome.

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Review Count: 3
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: July, 2013 - $35.00
Overall Rating:      

Nice city park with large public pool. No Wi-Fi or cable. Good Sam discount used. Long level gravel pads. Electric good. Definitely would stay here again. We camped at Oakdale Park in a Fifth Wheel.

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Review Count: 8
States Visited: 2
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: April, 2013 - $34.00
Overall Rating:      

Love this location across the street from Big Rock Park. You can access the jogging/walking trail from Big Rock Park which goes over the river for a scenic outing. Staff was very friendly. Swimming pool is huge. Evenings were very quiet on the grounds. Grounds were clean. Parking was level with plenty of room for our auto. We camped at Oakdale Park in a Motorhome.

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Review Count: 4
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: April, 2013 - $25.00
Overall Rating:      

We stayed 3 days at Oakdale last month and had a great time. The restrooms and showers were very clean and staff was very friendly. We visited fossil rim and the state park while we were there so we ran short on time on our last day so we decided to stay a little longer. It was cheaper to pay for the full day instead of paying by the hour. We took our time to pack up and only paid $25.00. It was a quiet stay at the park. Our son had a great time walking around looking for crickets at night. They had a very large pool at the park, but it was closed due to the season. Family friendly park. Great location to town. Will definitely stay there again. We camped at Oakdale Park in a Tent Trailer.

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Review Count: 14
States Visited: 8
Helpful Reviews: 1

Date of Stay: March, 2013 - $35.00
Overall Rating:      

Nice campground, not crowded, plenty of room, lots of shade and the largest pool I've ever seen (at an RV Park). Highly recommend and will stay here again! We camped at Oakdale Park in a Motorhome.

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Review Count: 96
States Visited: 23
Helpful Reviews: 16

Date of Stay: July, 2012 - $36.00
Overall Rating:      

This is a city owned park. They have added several new sites that are not on the map provided on the website. We camped in the new part. The site was very long: 36' coach, pickup truck and still a lot of room. The manager is very accommodating. She told me if I didn't like the site we were in, to just move anywhere we were comfortable. The reason people go to this park is the huge pool. It does cost more: $3 per person for an all day pass. There are pavilions that can be rented and a lot of cabins. This is a very family friendly park. We camped at Oakdale Park in a Motorhome.

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