Campgrounds in Amarillo, Texas

Campgrounds in Amarillo, Texas
From western heritage to outdoor activities and an active art scene, Amarillo, Texas, has much to offer its visitors. The American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame and Museum, Wildcat Bluff Nature Center, Amarillo Botanical Gardens, Opera, Symphony and Museum of Art are some examples of Amarillo's attractions. None, however, is more visited than Palo Duro Canyon State Park, located 30 miles south of Amarillo and home to the second largest canyon in the United States. The Canyon is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts with opportunities for hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding and rock climbing.

Amarillo KOA

Located just off historic Route 66, Amarillo KOA offers its campers an Amarillo accommodation that is close to many attractions in and around Amarillo. The famous Cadillac Ranch, Palo Duro Canyon State Park, Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum and Wonderland Amusement Park are all within a 30-minute drive from the campground. Amarillo KOA offers RV and tent camping sites, as well as one- and two-bedroom cabins. Full electric, water, sewer and cable TV hookups are available at some RV sites. The campground features a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, on-site bicycle rentals, meeting room, snack bar, free wireless Internet access, playground, basketball court, horseshoe pits, laundry facility and restrooms with showers.

Amarillo KOA
1100 Folsom Road
Amarillo, TX 79108
(806) 335-1792
(800) 562-3431

Sundown RV Resort

Situated minutes west of Amarillo, Sundown RV Resort offers its campers a convenient location to visit Amarillo's attractions. Don Harrington Discovery Center, Preston West Par Three Golf Course, American Quarter Horse Museum and the City Zoo are within a 10-mile radius from the campground. Westgate Mall and Restaurant Raw are less than 4 miles away. Sundown RV Resort offers RV and tent camping sites with daily, weekly and monthly rates. The Amarillo Campground features full electric, water and sewer hookups, pull-through RV sites, a clubhouse, storm shelter, exercise room, shuffleboard court, general store with RV supplies, playground, restrooms with showers, laundry facility and picnic tables. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the campground, and small pets are welcome for no additional charge.

Sundown RV Resort
10801 W. I-40
Amarillo, TX 79124
(806) 359-0921

Amarillo Ranch RV Park

Located in the east side of Amarillo, Amarillo Ranch RV Park provides its campers with an Amarillo accommodation that is in the heart of the city's attractions. Splash Amarillo Water Park is within walking distance from the park, and the famous Big Texan Ranch, where you can get a 72-ounce steak for free if you can eat it within an hour, is 1 mile from the campground. Amarillo Ranch RV Park has 140 full-service RV sites with cable TV and Internet hookups available. The park features a heated indoor swimming pool with sauna and Jacuzzi, restrooms with showers, laundry facility, common patio, full kitchen and a pavilion with grills. The entire park is fully fenced and well-lit.

Amarillo Ranch RV Park
1414 Sunrise Drive
Amarillo 79104
(806) 373-4962
(866) 244-7747

Article Written By Candi Lemon

Candi Lemon has a passion for reading and writing. She combines her love for traveling, food and the outdoors in her personal blog and for Demand Studios. Her articles appear on eHow and Trails. Lemon holds a Bachelor of Science in medical technology from the University of Michigan.

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