Potters Creek Park Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

Open year round. Potter's Creek Park is located on the north side of Canyon Lake, which is located in the beautiful hill country of Texas, halfway between Austin and San Antonio. The park offers 119 campsites, one group shelter for large events, five smaller group sites with multiple RV hookups (2-3 RV's), and seven screened shelters. Additional amenities include flushing restrooms with showers, two dump stations, two boat ramps, a new fishing pier installed in 2009 and a swim beach. All sites have water and electric hookups, a covered picnic table, a stand up grill, and a fire ring. Park Rangers and Camp Hosts are available year round to handle your needs. Geography: Gentle sloping terrain from most campsites to the water. Recreation: Swimming, Boating, Fishing, Camping, Hiking, Bird and Wildlife watching, River rafting at Guadelupe river, Trout Fishing from December to March, Facilities: 1 Group Pavillion for large gathersing, 5 Group sites for smaller gatherings with multiple RV hookups, Two boat ramps, Fishing pier, Two dumpstations, Swim Beach Nearby Attractions: San Antonio River Walk, Natural Bridge Caverns, Wonder World Cavern and Aquamarina Springs in San Marcus, Historic town of Gruene in New Braunfels, Tanger Outlet Mall, Guadelupe River, Abundant wildlife,

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Group Shelters
  • Accessible Ramps
  • Accessible Restroom
  • Barrier-Free Facilities
  • Beach
  • Bike Riding
  • Biking
  • Bird Watching
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Boat Ramp
  • Boat Trailer Park Lot
  • Boating
  • Campfire Programs
  • Campground Host
  • Churches
  • Comfort Station
  • Courtesy Dock
  • Covered Group Structure
  • Dock
  • Dock, Accessible
  • Dock, Boat
  • Docks, Water Ski
  • Drinking Water
  • Dump Station
  • Dumpster
  • Electric Hook Ups
  • Fire Rings
  • Fishing
  • Fishing Lake
  • Flush Toilet
  • Flush Toilets
  • Gatehouse
  • Grills
  • Group Grill
  • Group Shelter
  • Hot Showers
  • Interpretive Programs
  • Jet Skiing
  • Lake
  • Lake Front Sites
  • Multi Lane Boat Ramp
  • Park Attendant
  • Parking
  • Paved Parking Spurs
  • Paved Roads
  • Pavilion
  • Photography
  • Ranger Station
  • Restroom
  • Rv Sanitary Dump Station
  • Scenery
  • Security Lights
  • Showers
  • Sightseeing
  • Site Pads
  • Sleeping Shelter
  • Swimming
  • Trails
  • Water Drinking
  • Water Faucets
  • Water Fountains
  • Water Skiing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Within 10 Miles
  • Airport
  • Bait
  • Boat Rental
  • Cabins
  • Cash Machine/Atm
  • Convenience Store
  • Dock Slips
  • Emergency Services
  • Firewood
  • Fishing River
  • Fishing Supplies
  • Fitness Trail/Parcours
  • Flower Viewing
  • Fuel, Boats
  • Fuel, Vehicles
  • Hiking
  • Horse Trail
  • Horseback Riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Post Office
  • Restaurant
  • Restaurants
  • Rv Park
  • Trailhead
Greater Than 10 Miles
  • Administrative Office
  • Antiquing
  • Art & Museum
  • Banking Services
  • Bbq Grills
  • Boat Slip Rentals
  • Boating
  • Cafe
  • Canoe Rental
  • Canoeing
  • Cave Exploring/Spelunking
  • City Park
  • College
  • Cultural Activities
  • Dancing
  • Fishing Dock
  • Fittness Trail
  • Golf
  • Grocery
  • Hiking Trail
  • Hospital
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Laundry
  • Museums
  • Nature Trails
  • Overlook
  • Public Marina
  • River Access
  • River Trips
  • Scuba Diving
  • Scuba Store
  • Soccer Fields
  • Softball Fields
  • Trails, Bicycle
  • Tubing


Peak Season
Apr 01 2010 -
Sep 30 2010
Non Peak Season
Oct 01 2010 -
Dec 31 2010
Non Peak Season
Jan 01 2011 -
Mar 31 2011
Peak Season
Apr 01 2011 -
Sep 30 2011

Alerts and Important Information The campground is open year round and park hours are 7am-10pm. All inbound gates are locked at 10pm. Campsites are $18 per night for electricity and water, $32 per night for screened shelters, and $36-$50 per night for small group sites, and $14 per night for tent sites. The Group Shelter is $50 per day Monday through Thursday and $100 per day Friday through Sunday. Checkout is at 2:00pm for campsites and 10:00 am for the group shelter. More information can be obtained by calling the Canyon Lake Office at 830-964-3341 or online at www.swf-wc.usace.army.mil/canyon/. Reservations must be made at least 2 days in advance.

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 16 2010 to Jun 14 2011
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Potters Creek Park
Campground Phone: 830-964-3341
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777
Location: Canyon Lake (near San Antonio), TX
Phone: 830-964-3341

1 Campground Reviews for Potters Creek Park - San Antonio, TX

Very well appointed campground close to San Antonio


I'm a camper, and fishermen. For those of you in the San Antonio area this is one worth checking. It has everything you need for a pleasant camping experience with large spots, just enough privacy, knowledgeable staff, good fishing options nearby, and it's so close to the city. Check it out, you'll be pleased that you did.

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More About Potters Creek Park Campground

Potters Creek Park is a campground located in San Antonio, Texas. This is a US Forest Service campground. All reservations can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777.

To find this campground check the map shown above, or enter -98.27306 latitude, and -98.27306 longitude into your GPS device.

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