Galveston Island State Park, Galveston

4.0
#2 of 10 in Parks in Galveston
Galveston Island State Park is a Texas state park located on western Galveston Island in Galveston County, on the western Gulf Coast in Texas.
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  • I like the camping site, clean, complete with picnic table, water tap, firepit exclusive for each spot and shared shower/restroom just 150ft from the camping ground. They were fully booked, so book 1....  more »
  • There are no trees, but plenty of sunshine and sand. There is a constant breeze. Even when it is hot you are still cool. If you love the beach this is the park for you. Clean and well kept, great....  more »
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  • Nice and clean grounds. The area has changed a lot since my younger days with the concrete picnic tables but I like it. We like to bring some tarps to extend the shade from the provided pergola. Gives us extra shaded space to lounge around the picnic table while grilling.
  • Friends of the park (volunteer group) run a periodic guided kayak trip that is fantastic. The guide is a Master Naturalist. The trip is approximately 2.5 miles out and back, with pauses to explore and hear more about the plants, sea life and birds of the area. Turnaround is at the observation tower. Highly recommended if you can find an opening.

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