Boles Field: (409) 625-1940


National Hall of Fame Cemetery of Fox Hounds

Boles Field is located on the northern Sabine National Forest, about 8 miles east of Shelbyville, Texas. The area centers around a cemetery for fox hounds established at the turn of the century. Boles Field offers camping with electric hookups and picnicking. The area is open all year. No reservation is needed for camping and there is a self service fee station at the entrance.

At a Glance

Reservations: Amphitheater and shelter reservations may be made by calling 1-877-444-6777 or online at
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees CAMPING - All year. $6.00 per campsite per night (includes day-use fee for one vehicle). AMPHITHEATER and SHELTER - $25.00 per day plus service fee. Call 1-877-444-6777 for amphitheater or shelter reservations or online at Reservations for the shelter should be made early as the area is popular with many groups.
Closest Towns: Center, Texas
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush toilet with showers

General Information


Follow Highway 87 south from Center for 4 miles; turn left (east) on FM 2694 for 8 miles to entrance.

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Camping & Cabins

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RV Camping

Hookup - WaterYes
Reservation Info No reservations needed.
No. of Sites 20 sites
Hookups - Electric30 amp
Dump StationsNo
Hookup - SewerNo
Pavement Type for ParkingImproved Native

Campground Camping


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Camping trailer 20 sites with electric hookups with water; RVs up to 24 feet
Toilets Flush toilets and hot showers
Picnic tables Picnic tables, fire rings, and lantern posts at each campsite
Tent camping Tent pads and electric hookups
Drinking water Drinking water at each site; drinking fountain at restroom
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