The Outpost in Galveston {Best Boat Launch and Chill Spot}

outpost in galveston

If you’re looking for the best boat launch in Galveston, and a really chill spot, you need to check out The Outpost General Store and Waterman’s Marina. Great food, great prices, and a really super way to launch in the bay! If you’re looking for a good boat ramp in Galveston that won’t break the bank, you’ll […]

Boating in Offats Bayou Galveston {and Surrounding Area}

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Offats Bayou Galveston is an estuary located on the east end of Galveston Island. It’s a great area for boating, fishing, and enjoying the beauty of the Galveston Bay area. If you want to take your boat out to Offats Bayou Galveston, knowing where to launch is key. We recommend Waterman’s Marina. The location is […]

Boating in the Galveston Ship Channel

boating in the galveston ship channel

Ever wanted to take your boat out into the Galveston Ship Channel, but you were unsure what you’d see and how it would go? It’s a beautiful, fun, and bumpy ride you’re going to love! If you’ve ever thought of boating in the Galveston Ship Channel, but were apprehensive because you thought you’d have to […]

The SS Selma in Galveston

SS Selma Galveston

The SS Selma was an oil tanker built in 1919, one of 12 concrete vessels, of the 24 designed, to actually launch. It’s the only permanent, and prominent wreck along the Houston Ship Channel. It lies approximately one mile north of Galveston Island. SS Selma: An Ominous Site to See in Galveston, TX The S.S. Selma […]

Kayaking on the Bay Side

Since I’m obsessed with the waves, skies, and beaches, I rarely share all of the other amazing aspects of Galveston Island. Occasionally I venture to other areas of the island because B loves to fish. As in LOOOOVES to fish. And I just enjoy spending time with him. He once spent 16 hours fishing and […]

She’s Gone Country…

That’s beautiful, right? Such a lovely country setting. You’d expect to see this in a country field, in Georgia or Alabama or something. You wouldn’t expect to see this on an island in Texas I’d guess.  But you’d be wrong. You see, our beautiful island isn’t just wonderful beaches with fabulous waves (that we all […]