Beaches, Nature Centers & Parks

Beaches

Parks

Crystal Beach


84 Miles

Galveston Island


66 Miles
  • Galveston-Boliver Ferry System
  • Lone Star Fight Museum
  • Moody Gardens
  • Rain Forest Pyramid Restaurants
  • Saltwater Fishing
  • Seawall
  • Shopping
  • Strand historic District
  • Surfing

Adventure Bay Water Park


13602 Beechnut Street
Houston, TX

Lynchburg Ferry


1001 S. Lynchburg Road
Baytown, TX
281-424-3521

Mountasia Family Fun Center


17190 State Highway 249
Houston, TX
281-894-9791

Splashtown Waterpark


21300 North I-45
281-355-3300

Nature Centers


Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge


409-267-3337

Armand Bayou Nature Center


8500 Bay Area Boulevard
Houston, TX
281-474-2551

Bayou Wildlife Park


Private Wildlife Reserve
Farm and Market Road 517
Houston, TX
281-456-9350

Baytown Nature Preserve


Baytown, TX

Big Thicket National Park


409-839-2689

Champion Lake U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service


936-336-9786

Houston Arboretum & Nature Center


155 Acre Urban Wildlife Sanctuary
4501 Woodway Drive
Houston, TX

Houston Zoological Gardens Animal Zoo


1513 Outer Belt Drive
Houston, TX
713-523-5888

Japanese Gardens & Houston Garden Center


1513 Outer Belt Drive
Houston, TX

Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center


20634 Kenswick Drive
Humble, TX
281-446-8588

Lower Trinity Valley Bird Club

936-336-7178
Visit Lower Trinity Valley Bird Club

Mercer Arboretum & Botanic Gardens


22306 Aldine-Westfield Road
Humble, TX
281-443-8731

Sheldon Lake State Park & Wildlife Management Area


14320 Garrett Road
Houston, TX
281-456-9350

Smith Oaks Bird Sanctuary


High Island
409-286-5572

Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge


936-336-9786
Visit Trinity River Refuge