Channel Your Inner Pioneer When You Spend The Night At This Covered Wagon Campground In Canton, Texas

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Next time you’re feeling overwhelmed by all the demands of the modern world, escape to Silver Spur Resort in Texas and live as the pioneers did. One of several options for covered wagon camping in Texas, the resort offers a rustic getaway that will transport you back to simpler times. While a stay here provides the opportunity to stay in an authentic Conestoga covered wagon with few modern amenities, the interiors all feel quite luxurious. You’ll certainly feel right at home. I know I always appreciate the chance to unplug and recharge.

Nightly rates vary so be sure to visit the Silver Spur Resort website or the Canton KOA Holiday website (the wagons are part of the KOA campground) for more information and/or to book your stay. You can also visit the Silver Spur Resort Facebook page for more photos and current happenings. They can be reached at 903-420-1400.

Have you ever stayed in a covered wagon at Silver Spur Resort? If so, we’d love to hear all about your experience. Tell us in the comments! If you love the idea of spending the night in a unique place, check out more covered wagon campgrounds in Texas.

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Address: The Silver Spur Resort, 13785 TX-19, Canton, TX 75103, USA
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