New Visitor Center Hours
As of Sunday, June16, 2013 the Visitor Center will be closed on Sundays. The Visitor Center will now be open Monday through Saturday, 8 am to 5 pm.
Operating Hours & Seasons
Amistad Visitor Information Center is open Monday through Saturday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., year-round. Closed on Sunday. more>>
All Day Use Areas including Governors Landing, all other picnic areas, and viewpoints located throughout the park close at dark.
Winter is the busiest season at Amistad National Recreation Area with typically mild temperatures. Summer temperatures can be quite high, making it ideal for heat-lovers.
Quiet Hours at National Park Service campgrounds are between 10 p.m. and 8 a.m.
Hunting season in the 5 hunt areas of Amistad begins September 1, and runs through the last day of quail season in February. A valid Texas hunting license and Amistad NRA hunting permit are required. more>>
Did You Know?
Cenizo (or Purple Sage) is often called "barometer bush" because it blooms shortly after a major rain.