The pleasures of the Lone Star State await when you set up camp at this newly constructed KOA!

The pleasures of the Lone Star State await when you set up camp at this KOA. In a place as unique and remarkable as Texas, Austin stands out as a thrilling and exciting destination. The state capital has evolved into a magnet for food lovers, music lovers and travelers who enjoy fascinating culture and general coolness.

During your stay in Austin, TX, and the surrounding area, Austin East KOA provides a comfortable place where you can rest up for your next day of adventure. You're just one minute from the Travis County Exposition Center, Rodeo Austin and Walter E. Long Lake. Within 15 minutes, you can be on the campus of the University of Texas cheering on Big 12 sports action or in downtown Austin experiencing all that makes the city unique.

Whether you are traveling with kids or enjoying a road trip with friends, Austin East KOA is the perfect home base for your journey.


What to Do While Camping at Austin East KOA
Camping at Austin East KOA is your gateway to the endless number of attractions, activities and adventures this region has to offer. Whether you love the beauty of the great outdoors or you're here to explore the history and culture of the Lone Star State, there are plenty of things to do for adults and kids. Austin East KOA puts you close to all the great action, such as: 

  • Exploring the trails in and around Austin: Whether by foot or by bike, gorgeous destinations like McKinney Falls State Park are not to be missed. 
  • Enjoying a leisurely day of boating and fishing: Area lakes like Walter E. Long Lake and Lady Bird Lake offer a peaceful backdrop for avid and amateur anglers alike. 
  • Experiencing the area's water parks: Typhoon Texas, Kalahari Resorts Indoor Water Park and Schlitterbahn New Braunfels are within easy driving distance of our campground and make for a great way to spend the day. 


Explore Austin, TX
Most visitors to our cozy campground are here for one reason — to explore the exciting attractions and fantastic culture found in Austin, TX. From unforgettable eats and great live music venues to world-class museums, there is a wide array of things to do in Austin. The state capital continues to skyrocket in popularity as a stellar place to live and visit:

  • Austin maintains a solid reputation as the Live Music Capital of the World, and it's no wonder. The city is known for its top-tier musical talent and year-round roster of festivals and events.
  • Austin is full of incredible museums that cater to all interests. From the Texas Capitol to the Bob Bollock Museum, learn about the people, places and events that shaped Texas.
  • While there may be no major sports teams in Austin, locals and visitors alike all don burnt orange when cheering for the University of Texas Longhorns — our Big 12 football phenoms.
  • Downtown Austin has a rich sense of history, a thriving entertainment scene and some of the best eats in Texas.


Special Campground Amenities
From weekend getaways to family vacations, finding the right place to stay is a key aspect of the perfect getaway. When you choose Austin East KOA, we provide you with an unforgettable experience that is guaranteed to make beautiful memories of your time in Austin.

Kids love the abundance of on-site activities, from digging in the sandbox to jumping, swinging and sliding on our playground. You'll love the large full-hookup sites and fast Wi-Fi. Enjoy swimming in the pool, gathering for a barbecue or just hanging out on the deck at the clubhouse. Our pool is open from March thru October.

Whether you're here for the weekend or traveling through Texas in your big rig, we have plenty of ways to stay at Austin East KOA:


Book Your Stay at the Best Campsites Near Austin, TX
If you are looking for a clean, affordable and cozy campground around Austin, Texas, that is jam-packed with great amenities and fun recreational opportunities, look no further than Austin East KOA. Book your stay today.

Your host: John T. Baker II.

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 75' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (3/1 - 10/31)
  • Propane ($)
  • Firewood ($)
  • Pavilion
  • Dog Park
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Ways to Stay

KOA Holiday

KOA Holiday Campgrounds

Whether you’re exploring the local area or hanging out at the campground, KOA Holidays are an ideal place to relax and play. There’s plenty to do, with amenities and services to make your stay memorable. Plus, you’ll enjoy the outdoor experience with upgraded RV Sites with KOA Patio® and Deluxe Cabins with full baths for camping in comfort. Bring your family, bring your friends, or bring the whole group – there’s plenty of ways to stay and explore.

KOA Holidays Feature:

  • RV Sites with a KOA Patio®
  • Deluxe Cabins with full baths
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Group meeting facilities

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Red,White & Blue Active Duty

Active duty military, fire fighters, law officers and first responders receive a 15% discount at our campground.  Thank you for all you do.

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Local Area

McKinney Falls State Park

Located just 20 minutes away is a beautiful state park that has just under nine miles of trails and weekend outdoor programming. As you watch Onion Creek flow over the limestone ledges and explore the trails of the Hill Country woodlands, you'll wonder how all this beauty can lie within Austin's city limits. Spend a day splashing in the pools, or get some exercise scrambling over boulders or biking the trails. The local creeks are also a great place to enjoy some peaceful fishing. 

5808 McKinney Falls Parkway
Austin, TX 78744

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Walter E. Long Lake

Whether you are in pursuit of some largemouth bass and catfish or searching for a place to relax and unwind with the whole family, you're sure to love all the recreational opportunities at Walter E. Long Lake. Just four blocks from the Walter E. Long Metropolitan Park, this lake offers fishing, kayaking, swimming, floating and picnicking. There are large mowed easements that are great for hiking or walking your dog. For a more thrilling visit, be sure to pack your Jet Ski and explore the water.

Walter E. Long Metropolitan Park
6614 Blue Bluff Road
Austin, TX 78724

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Lady Bird Lake

Lady Bird Lake, owned and operated by the City of Austin and the Lower Colorado River Authority, stretches 416 acres in downtown Austin, TX. The lake's primary purpose is to serve as a reservoir for flood control. However, Lady Bird Lake also serves as the best place in Austin to kayak, canoe and stand-up paddleboard. The lake is a popular stop for recreation and is directly connected to many of the things considered must-dos in Austin, TX. The Lady Bird Hike and Bike Trail is the best place in town to walk, jog, run or bike. Check it out!

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Southern Walnut Creek Trail Bike Path

Located in East Austin, this lovely path of twists and turns is a nature lover's delight. Bicyclists, as well as joggers and hikers, love this recreational resource, which is found in the heart of the city. Southern Walnut Creek Trail is an ideal place to enjoy the trees and foliage as you get a little exercise. Plus, you will cross only one street on this entire eight mile, 10-foot wide concrete path through the Walnut Creek Greenbelt.

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