Description

As you’re getting ready to drift off to sleep to the calming caress of waves against the shore, make sure not to stray too far from these campgrounds or you might find yourself drifting out to sea! Sites 1 - 36 are located right on the Gulf of Mexico, so you’ll wake up in the morning to gorgeous views of the open water and for fishermen (or fisherladies) you’ll be right where Continue reading...
As you’re getting ready to drift off to sleep to the calming caress of waves against the shore, make sure not to stray too far from these campgrounds or you might find yourself drifting out to sea! Sites 1 - 36 are located right on the Gulf of Mexico, so you’ll wake up in the morning to gorgeous views of the open water and for fishermen (or fisherladies) you’ll be right where all the action is. With water and electricity hookups along with nearby restroom and shower facilities, these grounds are the place to be.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans, trailers, rv & moto...
No. of sites
56
RV details
Not specified
RV hookups
None
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to 8 people per site
Potable water available
Fires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
No picnic table

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking

Mountain bikers can enjoy four miles of trails through dunes and marshes. journey down the clapper rail loop and take a break a...Read more

Boating

Although you can certainly bring the boat out for some cruising in the gulf of mexico, your better off sticking to kayaks and c...Read more

Fishing

Fishermen and fisherwomen are more than welcome at galveston island state park. freshwater and saltwater fishing are both popul...Read more

Hiking

With ten trails to choose from, you’ll never finish exploring. hiking provides the perfect way to see galveston island state pa...Read more

Horseback riding

The best way to explore galveston island the equestrian way is through galveston island horse and pony rides. no matter your le...Read more

Paddling

With miles and miles of paddling trails to choose from, you can’t go wrong with a paddle in hand. head to dana cove for some sw...Read more

Wind sports

When the weather permits, kiteboarding and windsurfing can be a great way to spend your day by the sea. with so many places to ...Read more

Surfing

Truth time: texas is no hawaii. but that’s no reason why surfers and amateurs alike can’t enjoy themselves at galveston island....Read more

Swimming

Although galveston island is a water lover’s paradise, fresh-water swimming opportunities are limited. your best bet is to head...Read more

Wildlife watching

In addition to the spectacular bird watching, which includes pelicans, great blue herons, egrets and the famed crested caracara...Read more

Climbing

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Galveston Island Beach Side Campground.

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February 16th, 2017
Park
Galveston Island State Park
State
Texas
Phone Number
(409) 737-1222
Directions
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Official Website
View Website
Coordinates
29.192° N, 94.958° W
$20/night
Tent / RV / Trailer: 56 Sites
(Up to 8 people per site)