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Texas City Dike

5 miles south-east into the mouth of Galveston Bay, Texas City, TX
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Great fishing and family fun

The dike is a great place to fish and have fun with the family. They have a park for the kids to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carla B
Great family outtake

Really enjoyed ourselves while my husband enjoyed fishing we had fun in the water with kids we al... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
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5 miles south-east into the mouth of Galveston Bay, Texas City, TX
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The dike is a great place to fish and have fun with the family. They have a park for the kids to play. Boat ramps are available and also fishing from the pier or the rocks. The sunset is beautiful. People even parasail and that...More

Thank Carla B
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed ourselves while my husband enjoyed fishing we had fun in the water with kids we al were satisfied and liked every part of it we brought our grill and coolers and just bar b qu out bring a tent or umbrella cause the...More

Thank PoyitahBae
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Nice place to visit. It cost $5 to drive in it a warmth folks fishing. A little park at the entrance. Not a must see but a couple monuments in the area.

Thank TAMAN1951
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I drove down the dike and back just to check it out. It looked like a nice place to fish, but there was trash everywhere. At the end of the dike, you can see the plants in Texas City, Galveston, the ferries,...More

2  Thank Amber H
Reviewed 11 July 2017

While in Texas in May, I visited the Texas City deck 3 times with my brother-in-law who lives there. It is a fisherman's paradise and also a good place to buy fresh live shrimp especially at Boyd's. I always try to take some back to...More

Thank Marlin J
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

The dike is free for resident with a town sticker and costs $5 on summer weekends and holiday weekends for others. I've seen many people fishing so I'm guessing it's a great fishing spot. I love sitting by water or takes walks along the waters...More

Thank itzdeb1216
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

The Texas city dike is a very relaxing and beautiful place to fish. Itz actually a blessing but why it has mot been upgraded to cater to its guest, I wouldn't know. There is only one place to eat or grab a drink, or fishing...More

Thank Bobby H
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Nice ride out into the fishery that is Galveston Bay. Hardly a day passes that I don't see a large Red or Black Drum being landed out there without the need for a boat . Excellent launching area for Kayakers and wind /kite surfers provided...More

Thank REHolm
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Its a great place for fishing. There is a few bait shops right before you enter the dike that you can get live shrimp, mullet, and croaker at. They also have any supplies, drinks, and snacks you may want. Parking at the dike is $5...More

1  Thank Seenamon
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I and my husband go to this place once or twice a month to go fishing and everytime we do, we get to catch only one or two right-size fish. We are just probably unlucky. Lol. I am a person who loves oceans and outdoors...More

Thank michelle m
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Alinn3
11 August 2017|
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Response from REHolm | Reviewed this property |
The shallow bay beach at the end of the dike are good places to choose over the rip tides of the beach at Galveston. No life guards on duty here however, but the predictable roll of the waves from the Ship channel can be... More
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Andrew R
22 July 2017|
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Response from DJR1938 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are solar powered. There are only 3 piers. They fill up pretty early.
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Jose G
6 April 2017|
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Response from Christy L | Reviewed this property |
I know they do at night but not sure about during the day.
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