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Coastal Tidings Hike

3:00p to 4:00p
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 3 PM. We will learn about barrier island Christmas before going on a short walk. The program will wrap up around 4 PM.

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.