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TX Hill Country

Open Year Round!

Located in Kerrville, Texas, HTR TX Hill Country (formerly By The River RV Park & Campground) retains a peaceful and quiet atmosphere across 65 acres of nature trails, campgrounds, RV sites, vacation rental cabins for glampers, and picnic areas, all along the calming waters of the Guadalupe River. Experience the quiet, serene nature in the Texas Hill Country.

 

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175 Riverview Rd, Kerrville, TX 78028

[email protected]

(830) 367-5566

Site Amenities
  • 24 hour passcode protected bathhouses
  • Camp Store
  • Convection Microwave
  • Fire Pits
  • Free WIFI
  • Frisbee Disc Course
  • Pet Friendly Vacation Rentals
  • Pet stations
  • Rec Room
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tiny Homes
  • Volleyball Net
Experiences
  • Bird Watching
  • Direct access to Guadalupe River
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Kids activities
  • Paddle Boarding
  • Stargazing
  • Swimming
  • Tubing Rentals
Accommodations

Site Types

Waterfront Cabin w/ Kitchenette and Outdoor Fireplace

Now pet-friendly! This waterfront cabin has all the amenities to make you feel like you’re truly on vacation. This vacation rental cabin comes fully furnished with one queen bedroom, a queen pull-out sofa, a mini fridge, and a convection microwave oven. Linens are provided at no additional cost. Smoking is not allowed in these cabins! Great spaces continue outside with an outside fireplace. Wifi included.

Waterfront Deluxe Cabin with Full Kitchen

Now pet-friendly! Experience a waterfront getaway in our deluxe vacation rental cabin, outfitted with everything you need to unwind and relax. The house features one queen bedroom on the main floor, and two queen mattresses in the loft (please note that the loft is not full height). The kitchen is well-equipped, complete with an island that seats four. All linens are provided at no additional cost, making your stay hassle-free.

Enjoy the outdoors with a picnic table, grill, and fire ring, perfect for outdoor meals and campfires. Please note that smoking is not allowed in the cabin. Stay connected with free WiFi included.

Waterfront Cabin with Kitchenette

Now pet-friendly! Escape to the waterfront in our one-bedroom (and loft) vacation rental cabin! These cabins sleep up to six, with a queen bed in the bedroom, a queen in the loft (not full height), and a queen pull-out sleeper sofa. These unique glamping getaways feature a kitchenette, private bathroom, WiFi, smart TV, and more.

Great spaces continue outdoors with a picnic table, and fire ring with grill, which are great for outdoor meals and campfires. Please note that smoking is not allowed in these cabins. All linens are provided at no additional cost, making your stay hassle-free.

 

Waterfront Cabin with Full Loft

Now pet friendly! You need a Guadalupe riverfront getaway, so take one … in style! Book one of our waterfront cabins (with loft) and enjoy great spaces – inside and out. Sleeping up to six, these vacation rental cabins feature WiFi, a smart TV, a kitchenette, a queen bed in the bedroom, and two queen mattresses in the loft (not full height).

Relax outdoors with a picnic table and fire ring (with grill), ideal for campfires and outdoor meals.

Bed and bath linens are included at no additional cost. Please note that smoking is not allowed in these cabins.

Cozy Cabin with Kitchenette

Now pet friendly! Explore Kerrville and the surrounding Texas Hill Country from one of our new one-bedroom (and loft) cabins! Accommodating up to six, these vacation rental cabins boast a kitchenette, Wifi, Smart TV, a queen bed in the bedroom, two queen mattresses in the loft, and a private bathroom.

Great spaces continue outdoors with a picnic table and a fire ring  (with grill). Please note smoking is not allowed in these cabins. All linens are provided at no additional cost, making your stay hassle-free.

 

Cozy Cabin with Kitchenette (Sleeps 4)

Now pet friendly! Experience Texas’ Hill Country from a new one-bedroom cozy cabin! Sleeping up to 4, these vacation rental cabins boast a kitchenette, Wifi, Smart TV, a queen bed in the bedroom, a sleeper sofa, and a private bathroom.

Each of these getaways offers a picnic table and a fire ring (with grill). Smoking is not allowed in these cabins. All linens are provided at no additional cost.

Interior Tent

Experience nature in its purest form on our spacious interior tent sites. Each site includes a grill, fire pit, picnic table, and trash can. Please note that these sites are primitive and do not have water or electric hookups. However, a bathhouse is just a short drive away, and a portlet is nearby.

Waterfront Tent Site

Experience nature in its purest form on our spacious waterfront tent sites. Each site includes a grill, fire pit, picnic table, and trash can. Please note that these sites are primitive and do not have water or electric hookups. However, a bathhouse is just a short drive away, and a portlet is nearby.

 

RV 30/50 AMP FHU Pull Thru

Make your next trip a comfortable one! Our 30/50-AMP Pull-thru full-hookup sites have been designed with your comfort in mind, ensuring a seamless and relaxing stay. Take advantage of the picnic table and fire ring with grill on-site, perfect for outdoor dining.

RV 30/50 AMP FHU Back In

Experience camping at its finest with our 30/50 Amp FHU Back In sites! Designed with your comfort in mind, these sites offer full hook-ups and include a picnic table and fire ring with a grill for your convenience.

RV 30/50 AMP FHU Waterfront Back In

Enjoy RV living with a waterfront view! Our full-service site is designed to accommodate your RV or trailer with 30 and 50 amp power and is located just steps from the water’s edge. Enjoy a picnic table and a fire ring with a grill. Experience an amazing stay every time.

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Special Offers

Special Offers

Stay Longer & Save Up to 20% at HTR TX Hill Country!

Stay longer and explore more of what the Texas Hill Country has to offer—and save up to 20%. Choose one of our full-hookup RV sites, fantastic glamping cabins, or primitive tent sites as your base camp to check out Guadalupe River activities and Kerrville’s wineries, restaurants, shops, and surrounding natural treasures. Stay longer and save more … Continued

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Military Savings (TXH)

To those who protect and serve, we salute you! Get away to our waterfront campground and save up to 10% on getaways! When: Valid for the entire 2024 camping season! Terms & Conditions: A valid military ID is required to qualify for this offer. Subject to availability at the time of booking. Valid for new … Continued

Promocode: SERVE

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Hometown Heroes Discount (TXH)

Thank you to our hometown heroes – our police, firefighters, emergency medical service providers, nurses, and teachers – for everything you do! Escape to our Kerrville, Texas, riverfront campground and save up to 10% on getaways! When: Valid for the entire 2024 camping season! Terms & Conditions: A valid qualifying hometown hero ID is required to qualify for this … Continued

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FAQ

Have Questions About Your Stay? We Got You.

There is a $50 per pet per reservation on cabins and lodges.

Nightly/Weekly Stays:
RV SITES
For guests with stays shorter than 30 nights (“short-term guests”)

  • (i) cancellations may be made for a full refund of your deposit, Less $20, up to the date that is 14 days or more prior to your scheduled check-in date,
  • (ii) cancellations made after the date that is 13 days prior to your scheduled check-in date, but prior to arrival, will be subject to a cancellation fee equal to all required deposits previously paid, and
  • (iii) no refunds will be given for any cancellation following your check-in date. All refunds will be made in the same form of payment used to secure the reservation.

Holidays require a 14-day notice.

VACATION RENTAL SITES
For guests with stays shorter than 30 nights (“short-term guests”)

  • (i) cancellations may be made for a full refund of your deposit, Less $20, up to the date that is 14 days prior to your scheduled check-in date,
  • (ii) cancellations made after the date that is 13 days prior to your scheduled check-in date, but prior to arrival, will be subject to a cancellation fee equal to all required deposits previously paid, and
  • (iii) no refunds will be given for any cancellation following your check-in date. All refunds will be made in the same form of payment used to secure the reservation.

Holidays require a 30-day notice.

Monthly or Longer Stays:
For all guests with stays of 30 nights or longer, please see the property agreement for the cancellation policy.

If you have any questions, please contact our staff at (830) 367-5566.

We do allow fires in campfire rings only. When we are on a fire ban, we allow propane fire pits and the ability to use charcoal in the grill for cooking purposes.

Our smallest campsite is 3 acres!

To ensure that all campers have the best experience we do limit some accessories including but not limited to: No porches, no outdoor freezers, no political flags and no storage underneath campers.

Yes! All guests and vehicles must register at the office prior to entering the campground.

Yes, we have a small store that is open during office hours. We have ice cream, souvenirs, ice, river tubes, fishing poles, bobbers, and RV/camping supplies.

We have a unique array of neighboring wildlife. With the hustle and bustle of the campground, it is highly likely for guests to see 2 types of deer (Axis and Whitetail). We have a deer feeder and lots of varieties of birds. We also have many different types of turtles that are seen throughout the park. We do ask guests to always stay aware of their surroundings and avoid engaging with wildlife. Hunting, trapping or the pursuit of wildlife is strictly prohibited on site.

Smoking and vaping is allowed on personal RV and tent sites. Guests are prohibited from smoking or vaping inside Tiny Homes and community areas.

Yes! We offer seasonal rates. For pricing, visit our ‘Book Now’ page.

Yes. All of our RV sites are fully upgraded sites with 30, 50 and 120 amp sites available. Please note that our tent sites are completely primitive.

Yes! We have “Crafting with your kids” on Saturdays, independent scavenger hunts, the pool, the river, lots of fun games, paddleboard and kayak rentals, and many areas to explore nearby.

Our office is open 10 AM to 5 PM, 7 days a week.

We are about 26 miles away, but don’t stop your trip right there! Kerrville has many other fantastic areas to explore, including 2 wineries and 2 breweries, the Museum of Western Art, the Point Theatre, Stonehenge II, the Riverside Nature Center, and the Coming King Sculpture Garden!

Early check-in or late check-out times may be available, but please check with the park office first.

Our check-out time is 11 AM, and our check-in time is 3 PM.

Yes! We have many areas to use during the day with access points to the river so you can enjoy the river or a picnic with a beautiful scenic view.

We have awesome Wi-Fi and cell reception.

Yes, we have trails on site and there are many within the area. Enchanted Rock, Lost Maples, and Pedernales Falls are nearby.

Yes! There are many fishing spots both on the Guadalupe River and the Fork of the Guadalupe. A valid Texas fishing license is needed, though.

HTR TX Hill Country is located just 5 miles northwest (about a 10 minute drive) from the heart of downtown Kerrville! There are plenty of amazing restaurants and shops nearby to enjoy.

a. Yes, golf carts are allowed. Proof of liability insurance is needed, and the driver must have a current valid driver’s license. The driver must stay on the park roads. ATVs are not allowed.

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