And closes at 8 pm. Camping at galveston island state park.
Island beach can get very crowded during the summer weekends and holidays.
Galveston island state park map. Seawolf park cavallas home is located on pelican island just north of galveston texas. After you cross the causeway exit on texas road 275. From weekend getaways to business trips courtyard galveston island offers the perfect blend of convenience and thoughtful amenities designed for all types of visits.
Three groups of campsites adjacent to the gulf beach an overflow rv and trailer camping area on the bayside and a small number of tent only sites. The main gate of island beach state park typically opens at 8 am. There are a number of camping areas in galveston island state park.
The galveston island state park was named one of the top 5 best gulf coast beaches by travel channel in 2013. The galveston island cvb offers professional assistance in every area of meeting and convention activity including hotel request for proposals rfp planning promotion registration and spousal programs. Galveston ae l v s t en gal vis ten is a coastal resort city and port off the southeast coast on galveston island and pelican island in the american state of texas.
Galveston island ae l v s t en gal vis ten is a barrier island on the texas gulf coast in the united states about 50 miles 805 km southeast of houston. During summer weekends and holidays from memorial day weekend to labor day weekend the park opens at 7 am. You can reserve a campsite online or call 512 389 8900.
Coming from houston take i 45 south to galveston. The park contains close to ten miles of sandy beach an extensive shoreline along barnegat bay dense maritime forests rolling sand dunes and tidal marshes. The park offers a quiet oasis on the islands west end where visitors can explore the gulf of mexico or galveston bay.
About the board of trustees. Galveston island beaches galveston texas. Island beach state park is a preserved barrier island that protects a number of natural shoreline and nearshore habitats.