Additional Outdoor Activities to Try
From Horseback Riding to Skydiving
When visiting Galveston Island, you want to get out and have some fun in the sun. Whether you’re the adventurous type looking for an adrenaline rush, or someone who just wants to hop on horseback and trot down the beach, Galveston Island is the place to be!
Watersports from the Sublime to the Extreme
Galveston offers a number of options for water lovers, from peaceful sailing in the Bay to buzzing over the water on a jet ski.
To ride Galveston’s waters by jet ski, take a look at Gulf Coast Water Sports or Beach Service, LLC. To take things a bit more to the extreme in the form of flyboards, hoverboards, paddleboards, kayaks or boat rentals, contact Extreme Water Sports. And finally, for those interested in learning to sail or simply looking to enjoy a day out on the water, start your adventure at the Sea Star Base Galveston.
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Horseback Riding on the Beach
Galveston Island Horse & Pony Rides offers horseback riding along beautiful East Beach. The trail follows the shoreline, then passes by the south jetty, the Galveston Ship Channel, and the picturesque East End Lagoon.
Skydiving the Island
Ready for the ultimate extreme sport? Skydive Galveston offers tandem parachute jumping over the Gulf, where you’ll enjoy majestic views of the Island as you float 14,000 feet to a soft beach landing.