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Doris Campground

This campground is a modern camping facility designed to enhance your visit to the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge!

Individual Sites 

The campground offers a wide range of camping opportunities, including single unit camping (with or without electricity), semi-primitive camping, and group camping (with or without shelters and electricity). All campsites have tables, fire rings, and fire grates/grills on site. A centrally located restroom/shower complex is available except during winter months. Drinking water, chemical toilets, and trash dumpsters are conveniently placed throughout the campground. A public pay phone is located near the Campground entrance, as is a central dumpstation for RV's. All refuge regulations apply while camping at Doris Campground. 

Campground Hours
(gates are open):

April 1 - October 31 (Spring and Summer Hours)
Sunday through Thursday 8am - 10pm
Friday and Saturday 8am - 11pm

November 1 - March 31 (Fall and Winter Hours)

Sunday through Thursday 8am - 8pm
Friday and Saturday 8am - 10pm

Facilities, Fees

Single-Unit Camping, 47 sites without electricity, for either tent or recreational vehicle campers ($10.00)
Single-Unit Camping, 23 sites with electricity only (No water at individual site), for either tent or recreational vehicle campers ($20.00)
Semi-primitive Single-Unit Camping, 20 sites, for walk-in (Park vehicle, walk on trail to site) tent campers only ($8.00)


Also available are bagged ice ($2.00 per bag), firewood ($4.00 per bundle) and soda and water ($1.00 per bottle) 

Shower fee for non-campers is $2.00.

 
All Single-Unit campsites are obtained on a first-come first-served basis only. No reservations can be taken for Single-unit campsites. A maximum of 8 people is allowed per Single-Unit Campsite, including a responsible adult 18 years of age or older. The maximum number of motor vehicles, recreational vehicles, and trailers per single-unit camping site including semi-primitive shall not exceed a combination of two (2). The combined length of the vehicles must not exceed the length of the parking pad. Extra vehicles may be parked in visitor parking lot.

Pets
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Pets are welcome! Please keep your pet on a leash (10 foot or less) with one end of the leash secured. All livestock are prohibited.

Doris Campground Group Sites 

Three Group Campsites are available which will accommodate group campers with tent or recreational vehicles. Group Sites A and B have shelters with electricity inside the shelter and may be reserved by contacting Refuge Headquarters for a fee of $40.00 per night. Group Site C is available for reservation at a rate of $28.00 per night and does not have either shelter or electricity.

Also available is bagged ice ($2.00/bag), firewood ($4.00/bundle) and soda and water ($1.00 per bottle). Shower fee for non-campers is $2.00. 

Group sites may be reserved by groups of between 8 and 30 people per site. Reservations for the Group sites may be made up to three months in advance. The maximum number of motor vehicles, recreational vehicles, and trailers per group camping sites shall not exceed a combination of eight (8). Extra vehicles shall be parked in the visitor parking lot near the campground entrance. All refuge regulations apply while camping at Doris Campground. 

Campground Hours
(gates are open):

April 1 - October 31 (Spring and Summer Hours)
Sunday through Thursday 8am - 10pm
Friday and Saturday 8am - 11pm

November 1 - March 31 (Fall and Winter Hours)
Sunday through Thursday 8am - 8pm
Friday and Saturday 8am - 10pm

Campsites must be vacated by 3pm on the day the camping permit expires unless the permit is renewed before 2 pm and is consistent with occupancy and/or availability.  After 3 pm, another day will be charged.

Last Updated: Apr 05, 2013
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