South Toledo Bend State Park RV & Campground Guide


Located on the hillsides that extend into the Toledo Bend Reservoir, South Toledo Bend State Park presents a beautiful waterfront view from a couple of vantage points. Although the reservoir is commonly known as one of the best destinations for bass fishing tournaments, you can also enjoy other outdoor activities, including birding, camping, cycling, and hiking. Bordered by Anacoco and Leesville, Louisiana, the area is home to the bald eagle and other wildlife. 

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Spring 46-69 F
Summer 68-89 F
Fall 64-87 F
Winter 37-60 F
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RV Resorts & Campsites in South Toledo Bend State Park

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Shady Oaks Marina RV Park

Located approximately 10 minutes from South Toledo Bend State Park, Shady Oaks Marina RV Park offers the perfect relaxing getaway in Texas. The park is a full-service RV park situated on a 35-acre land of shade trees and sandy shorelines. You can easily access the park off Highway 255, south of Toledo Bend, and one mile from the dam. Shady Oaks Marina RV Park is a family-oriented park that's safe, clean, and perfect for RV camping. You'll enjoy gorgeous views, a friendly community, picnicking, and hiking, all at competitive rates. Amenities include electrical hookups, picnic tables, bathhouses, and fireplaces.

Pleasure Point Park-SRA

Just four miles away from South Toledo Bend State Park, Pleasure Point Park is situated on 195 acres of wooded, rolling land. It has several little coves that offer quiet seclusion. The campground sites here have picnic areas, a swimming beach area, and playground facilities. You'll enjoy ample parking space, boat launch facility, and barbecue grills located all around the park. Additionally, each site has water and electrical hookups, and some of them provide sewer hookups, too. The park offers well-maintained bathhouses and fish-cleaning and dump stations for your camping convenience.

Paradise Point RV Marina

Located along the shores of Toledo Bend, Paradise Point RV Marina has all the accommodations and fun activities that you need in an RV camp. It will take you roughly 25 minutes to reach this full-service marina. They have fully stocked stores with everything from boat accessories and water toys to snacks and drinks. Enjoy hours of boating and fishing at the scenic Toledo Bend Lake, and use the fish-cleaning station afterward. You can relax under the amazing shady canopy of trees and enjoy the full hookups provided at the sites.

Byrd's Nest RV Park

Byrd's Nest RV Park is located 35 miles from South Toledo Bend State Park. You'll have a great time at the fully equipped campgrounds. The bathhouses have clean showers and toilets ready for use. Enjoy satellite TV, free Wi-Fi, and covered pavilions with a big room that you can use for dancing during special events. Kelley's Kitchen is also on-site, so you can always relax as you let the professional team do the cooking.

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What to Do at
South Toledo Bend State Park

Inside South Toledo Bend State Park

Visiting the park allows you to participate in fun activities such as cycling, camping, wildlife watching, and much more. The 100-acre piece of land gives you ample room for roaming and hiking. The river acts as a good fishing ground, and you can find various fish species, including catfish, white perch, bream, and largemouth bass. You can also swim at the beach area or head to the visitor's center museum for some nature-based exhibits and dioramas. Through this, you may learn more about the park's indigenous species and their role in the environment.

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How to Get to
South Toledo Bend State Park

Located in Sabina Parish, South Toledo Bend State Park is 16 miles west of Anacoco off LA 191. When coming from I-20, take LA 171; turn west onto LA 111 and then drive north onto LA 191. Turn onto Bass Haven Road; you'll be able to reach the park entrance, which is roughly one mile on the left.

Entering South Toledo Bend State Park

South Toledo Bend State Park is open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. 

South Toledo Bend State Park Per vehicle (1-4 adults) : $3.0

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Frequently Asked Questions About South Toledo Bend State Park

What is the best time of year to visit South Toledo Bend State Park?

Do you love to fish? Fishing at South Toledo State Park is excellent all year, but most visitors find success fishing in April and September. Bird watchers prefer colder months when they might catch a bald eagle nesting.

What is the climate of South Toledo Bend State Park?

South Toledo State Park has wide seasonal variability. The summers are scorching hot and muggy, but they are shouldered by cooler spring and fall months. Winter temperatures dip below freezing and bring significant snowfall.

What kind of wildlife can be found in South Toledo Bend State Park?

South Toledo State Park is home to an abundant wildlife population that includes squirrels, deer, raccoons, skunks, snakes, lizards, and frogs. The park is also a nesting site for bald eagles.

Are there designated RV camping spots in South Toledo Bend State Park?

Bring your camper to this state park, where you'll find 79 pull-thru sites that feature Wi-Fi and electric and water hookups. The campground also features a dump station for added convenience.

Are pets allowed at South Toledo Bend State Park?

South Toledo Bend State Park is pet friendly. If you wish to bring your dog, they must be on a leash, and all other pets should be crated when not in your camper.