One of the best ways to welcome the warmer weather is to take a boat ride in Texas while vacationing or RVing.
For instance, there are various fun boat rides near Quality RV Resorts locations including Houston, San Antonio, and Brazoria to enjoy.
Boating for All
San Houston Boat
At the Port of Houston, Sam Houston Boat offers a free 90-minute education experience along the Houston Ship Channel. Perfect for families and kids; watch as cargo ships come in and out of the canal. Check hours online. More Info >
Boardwalk Beast – Kemah Boardwalk
After experiencing Kemah Boardwalk take a 25-minute ride on the Boardwalk Beast around Galveston Bay. Listen to music and even get a little wet. Check hours online; not recommended for younger kids. More Info >
“Looking Back” History Boat Tours & Waugh Colony Bat Tours – Buffalo Bayou
The Buffalo Bayou Partnership has history boat tours for guests ages 4 and up; located along the bayou. Learn about Houston’s remarkable story and history. Also available Waugh Colony Bat Tours by the Waugh Bridge to see the homes of Mexican free-tailed bats. This tour is popular so make reservations online. More Info >
Galveston Island Ferry – Galveston
Kids will love the Galveston-Port Bolivar ferry and get a kick out of you driving the car onto the giant boat. The free 2.7-mile trip takes under 20 minutes and goes along Hwy. 87 between Bolivar Peninsula and Galveston Island. Check hours online. More Info >
Dolphin Baywatch Tours – Galveston
Sit inside or outside and watch dolphins as they jump out of the waves. Children under 12 free. Pier is near Downtown Galveston’s historic Strand District. Check hours online. More Info >
Armand Bayou Nature Center – Pasadena
Climb aboard a fun, floating pontoon boat at the Armand Bayou Nature Center and relax. Recommended for kids ages 5 and up. Look at wildlife, learn about the area from bayou experts. Check hours online. More Info >
Rio San Antonio Cruises
Once aboard the River Cruising Barge discover the rich history of the San Antonio River. Cruises last about 35 minutes and travel down the San Antonio River Walk. Check hours online. More Info >
GO Rio San Antonio River Cruises
The GO Rio boats are colorful, quiet, eco-friendly, and decorated with cool aluminum panels showcasing San Antonio Missions, the military, and San Antonio’s Tricentennial. Check hours online. More Info >
Mission Adventure Tours
Mission Adventure Tours in San Antonio has one-of-a-kind kayak tours on the San Antonio River, as well as cool bike tours to various Texas landmarks from missions to museums. Check hours online. More Info >
Any of these exciting boat tours or rides will surely complete your RV trip to Texas any time of the year!
Enjoy a vacation or an extended stay at one of Quality RV Resorts exciting destinations where you’ll find world class amenities and friendly folks ready to welcome you!