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Galveston Island State Park – Texas Outdoor Family Camping

May 21 @ 9:00 am - May 22 @ 11:00 am

Galveston island state park

We provide basic camping equipment needed for the weekend (pictured below). You provide sheets, blankets, food and personal items.
Download the TOF Welcome Packet for a more detailed list of what we provide and what you should bring.

A 6 Person Tent, Propane Stove and Fuel, 2 Cooking Pots, 1 Frying Pan, 2 Cots, Tongs, Cooking Spoons, Spatula, 1 Foam Pad per Youth, Wash Basins, Broom, Dust Pan, Mallet, and Coffee Press (on request)

Fees
The cost is $75 per family (up to 6 individuals) which includes all park entry and camping fees.

Meals
You provide your own meals. Read the TOF Welcome Packet to find camp meal ideas.

Conclusion & Departure
Texas Outdoor Family camping workshops conclude with borrowed gear returned at or before 11am on Sunday. Your onsite Ranger will provide more details at the event.

Facilities
Individual car camping sites for each family
Potable water at or near each campsite
Restrooms with hot showers
Overnight ranger presence for comfort and confidence

Activities Specific to this Workshop

Tent setup demonstration
Leave No Trace
Kayaking
Fire building
Night activity
Junior Ranger journal

Pets are not allowed on TOF camping workshops.

Weather and Cancellation
We recognize that the weather will impact your camping experience. TOF staff will notify you via email and telephone if your event cancels. If cancelled, we will add your reservation to our transfer list to be eligible for a future event, pending availability. Due to the state’s process for handling funds, refunds cannot be offered.

All deposits are non-refundable; however, we will allow you to reschedule to another TOF Workshop if we are notified 10 business days prior to the arrival date. All cancellations within 10 business days or less of arrival date will result in a loss of payment; unless you provide documented circumstances of illness or emergency.
How to Register

Check availability and make an online reservation at your convenience. Click on this link to open the online reservations system.
https://texasstateparks.reserveamerica.com/tourDetails.do?contractCode=TX&parkId=1200075&tourId=174228&cat=1&_ga=2.101444801.1107853748.1648847766-593772514.1647199884
Make a note of the workshop date – May 21st. It will be required on the next page to complete your reservation.

You also have the option to call (512) 389-8903 and speak to one of our “Texas Outdoor Family” customer service representatives Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

All reservations must be made by 1pm on the Wednesday prior to the event.

 

Details

Start:
May 21 @ 9:00 am
End:
May 22 @ 11:00 am
Website:
https://tpwd.texas.gov/calendar/tof/Houston/2022_05_21

Venue

Galveston Island State Park
14901 FM 3005
Galveston, Texas 77554
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