Floating (sort of) the Frio

A group of my friends have a family reunion at Camp Riverview each year and they invited me to tag along this year. This area of Texas is in an extreme drought situation this year, but there’s still some water flowing in the Frio. It was nice to just sit in it and relax. Other area creeks and rivers are dry or have just a trickle. There was a small area that could be used for tubing, kayaking or paddleboarding, but most of the river is too low. Improvements have been made to the campground since last year according to my friends. The premium sites are nice and level and patios have been added. Pray for rain for this area! Golf carts are welcome here or you can rent one and they come in handy since the park is rather large in size and it’s hot this time of year to carry gear by hand and walk.  Some people set up canopies to mark their spot on the river, but be aware that staff may pick them up late so don’t plan to leave them overnight. If you plan to drive in t

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