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Coastal Tidings Hike

10:00a to 11:00a
Sat, December 11, 2021
Jordan Kieffer
(409) 737-1222

Seas & greetings on this island adventure

The rare coastal prairies of Galveston Island create a beautiful backsplash for this seasonal event. Join us on this third of a mile hike to celebrate the season's cheer and what makes the island so special. We will end the hike with some holiday treats.

Meet at the Duck Lake trailhead at 10 AM. We will learn about barrier island Christmas before going on a short walk. The program will wrap up around 11 AM.

What to Expect:

  • Ranger led program
  • Short, relaxing hike (0.3 miles) with no shade
  • Wildlife and plants

What You Need to Join:

  • Park permit (received at park booth before program)
    • Entry fee is $5 for adults and FREE for children 12 & under. Park entry free with a State Parks Pass.
  • Weather appropriate clothing
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Bug spray/sunscreen
  • Water
  • Email Jordan Kieffer at to reserve your spot(s)

* Events and programs subject to cancellation due to weather. Please contact park staff for more information and further updates.