About the Park
Located just northwest
of Glen Rose, the park covers just over 1,500 acres and offers an
abundance of outdoor opportunities from hiking and biking. There park is
in close proximity to the Paluxy River. Tent camping and RV spaces are
also available but be sure and make your reservations well in advance to
reserve your space. The park features:
Day-use picnic area
Group picnic pavilion with picnic tables, a fireplace, and no electricity
Interpretive center located in the headquarters
Trailer dump station
Campsites with water and electric hook-ups
Fire ring and/or grill
Restrooms with showers
Backpack campsites are 1 to 2.5 mile hike in the North Primitive area. There are no restrooms in the area, however, water is available at the trail head.
Day use only horseback riding is allowed in the South Equestrian Area. Users must provide their own horses. No overnight equestrian facilities are available. There are 12 miles of hike and bike trails.
Park Store that sells dinosaur souvenirs such as caps, mugs, books, and toys. Cold drinks and snacks are also available for purchase.