Campgrounds in Galveston, Texas

Campgrounds in Galveston, Texas
Overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, Galveston, Texas, offers 32 miles of beaches, a waterfront downtown, antiques stores, art galleries, Victorian architecture and many entertainment venues. Outdoor enthusiasts enjoy swimming, biking, birding, boating, fishing, surfing and golfing in Galveston. Those looking for a complete outdoor adventure on Galveston Island should check out some of the campgrounds in Galveston, Texas.

Galveston Island State Park

Located on the west end of Galveston Island, Galveston Island State Park occupies more than 2,000 acres. Bird-watching, hiking, biking, fishing and swimming are activities available in the park. The park features campsites with water and electricity, restrooms with showers, an interpretive center, nature and multi-use trails, a two-lane boat ramp, a fish-cleaning station and picnic sites.

Galveston Island State Park
14901 FM 3005
Galveston TX 77554
(409) 737-1222

Bayou Shores RV Park

Located less than one mile from Galveston's Historic District, Bayou Shores RV Park offers its guests a convenient location to visit the Opera House, Moody Mansion and Bishop's Palace in the east end of the Historic District. Schlittereahn Water Park is one mile away. The park's location on the Galveston Bay provides guests with many boating, swimming and fishing opportunities.

Bayou Shores RV Park has 84 full hookups RV sites and features a boat ramp, playground, restrooms with showers, laundry facility, Internet access and on-site restaurant and bar. Daily, weekly and monthly rates are available.

Bayou Shores RV Park
6310 Heards Lane
Galveston, TX 77551
(409) 744-2837
(888) 744-2837

Jamaica Beach RV Park

Located just past the city of Jamaica Beach, Jamaica Beach RV Park sits across the street from the beach, offering its guests unobstructed views of the Gulf of Mexico and the Galveston Bay area. The campground provides easy access to sailing, ocean kayaking, deep-sea fishing excursions, golfing and helicopter tours.

Jamaica Beach RV Park offers both RV and tent camping sites. The campground features a pool, exercise center, hot tub, game room, community area, restrooms with showers, cruise-line shuttle, ocean access, cable TV, free Internet and Continental breakfast.

Jamaica Beach RV Park
17200 FM3005
Galveston, TX 77554
(409) 632-0200
(866) 725-5511

Article Written By Candi Lemon

Candi Lemon has a passion for reading and writing. She combines her love for traveling, food and the outdoors in her personal blog and for Demand Studios. Her articles appear on eHow and Trails. Lemon holds a Bachelor of Science in medical technology from the University of Michigan.

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