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First Day Hike - Sunrise Beach Walk

7:00a to 8:00a
Sun, January 01, 2023
Taylor Burley Galaviz
(409) 737-1222

Begin 2023 with a sunrise walk on the beach at Galveston Island State Park!

Texas state parks centennial logoRing in the new year by taking a beach sunrise walk with a ranger! This is a great way to set an intention of getting outside and getting some exercise. Join people all across the nation as we hike on New Year's Day and help us ring in 2023 and the beginning of Texas State Parks 100-Year Celebration!

This walk has very little shade, so hats and sunglasses are highly recommended. Plan ahead - you will get sandy. All ages welcome, including your canine companions. 

  • Bring: Sunscreen, bug spray, water, weather appropriate clothing and beach appropriate shoes.
  • Meet: Beachside Day Use at the blue flag  
  • Cost: Entry fee is $5 for adults and FREE for children 12 & under. Park entry free with a State Parks PassSince this program begins before our office opens to the public, please use our self-pay station to check in.

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