Son's Blue River Camp address is: 2769 Sherrill Rd. Kingsbury TX, 78638.
We are located along the banks of the San Marcos River in Kingsbury, TX down River from our sister property Son's River Ranch. We are located 17 miles South East of San Marcos and approximately 20 miles East of New Braunfels.
We do not require a reservation to tube or kayak, however to get the best experience we recommend making a reservation ahead of time for one of our cabanas, picnic tables or glamping cabins.
If we are fully booked you are still welcome to come tube or kayak.
Day Cabana Rentals: 10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Tent camping: 3:30 pm check in 10:00 am check-out
Glamping Cabins: 3:30 PM check-in 10:30 am check-out
See our Contact page for exact dates and hours.
PLEASE NOTE: Cabana rentals are for day use only unless you have purchased/added the overnight glamping option or evening cabana rental.
Prices vary depending on demand, with weekdays during the fall or spring being the least expensive and holidays weekends in the summer being the most.
For exact rates or quotes, Please click here and then enter the date you are interested in.
You can have a maximum of 15 people per cabana. Each additional person (after eight) is $20 - $35 per person depending on the day of the week and season.
PLEASE NOTE: We are a family friendly environment and require family friendly attire when visiting.
Swimming, fishing (bring your own gear), beach volleyball, washers, resting in one of the many hammocks under the pecan trees, barbecuing and having a good time!
There are no life guards on duty, no fence or barrier restricting persons from entering the water and no depth signs. Under water hazards may exist and swimming is at your own risk. Renter is responsible for the safety and well-being of all guests and is responsible for keeping a close watch on all swimmers as well as non-swimmers or persons who may enter or accidentally enter the water. Should the Renter/Responsible party be absent from the Property for any length of time, it is his/her duty to designate another person within his/her party for this responsibility.
No, but we do rent them! You may add shuttle service, kayak and tube rentals to your cabana after selecting your cabana or pay for them when you get there. It is best to pay for them in advance.
Approximately 2 - 3 hour tube float and 45 minutes-1.5 hour kayak trip depending on the water level and flow rate. Our shuttles run up river to our Son's River Ranch location to put in and then our guests float back down to Son's Blue River Camp.
Shuttles run approximately every 5 - 15 minutes. Our shuttles run until 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM depending on the length of the float at that time.
Beach towels, charcoal, lighter fluid, BBQ utensils, ice, ice chest, favorite drinks and food, bug repellent and a smile – it’s time to have some fun! We also recommend water shoes to protect your feet. We do sell charcoal, lighter fluid, ice, bug spray, sun screen and other items as well.
We discourage bringing private tubes are most are often cheaply produced and made with thin plastic which will leave you stranded should you get a hole in your tube, however, we do offer a Bring Your Own Tube wristband that includes the shuttle ride back to your campsite!
With the Unlimited River Fun Wristband, you get to tube or kayak down the river as many times as you would like! Shuttles are included!
We recommend all children under the age of 16 and weak swimmers to wear a Personal Flotation Device (PFD) when in or near the water or while kayaking or tubing. All Adults must have a life jacket available when kayaking. Life Jackets are provided free of charge for all guests and are strongly encouraged.
Yes, we have changing rooms located on the property.
We have numerous port-a-potties located on the property, outdoor showers as well as private & lockable bathrooms with hot showers located behind the glamping cabins.
Yes, there is a great burger place near the corner of FM 20 and HWY 80. Lockhart is only 16 miles away and has some of Texas’ best BBQ places, same goes for Luling which is only 8 miles from Blue River Camp.
We do sell ice but the closest gas station is only 2.8 miles away at the corner of FM 20 and HWY 80.
-More than 15 days notice prior to the booking date: 90% refund or credit
-Between 7 and 14 days prior to the booking date: 50% refund or credit
-Less than 7 days notice prior to the booking date: No refund or credit
-Same day reservation - no refund will be given (less than 7 days)
Rain-checks are not common and are made available at our discretion. Rain-check amounts will be for the dollar amount equivalent to the time missed due to rain and will be kept as a credit on file for future use. Any difference in price for a future reservation is required to be paid.
All cabanas are well shaded. Kids tend to play all up and down the river and Blue River Camp is a family friendly environment. See property map for more info.
Yes! We have added some Bring Your Own Tent spots that have water, electric and Picnic Tables!
Unfortunately, due to each guest having a private reservation, you may not check in early unless you have rented a daytime cabana for that day.
All Tent locations are first come first serve. Locations are not able to be reserved prior to arrival.
We do not allow any glass, styrofoam products, Pets, fireworks, confetti, or loud music that could interfere with another guests enjoyment. Please refer to our rental agreement for full list of restrictions.
***Failure to comply with these rules, and the rules in our rental agreement, may result in the removal of your party without a refund***