Katy Family's 'Glamping' Getaway Guide


June 17, 2020

By Natalie Cook Clark

Katy families (and couples) are turning to outdoor activities to enjoy time together as they continue to observe social distancing guidelines. While camping is as outdoorsy as it gets, it may not be for everyone. See how many families are combining nature and comfort by going “glamping.”

Sinya on Lone Man Creek

A Glamorous Take on a Nature-Filled Getaway

While it may sound trendy, “glamping” has been around long enough that it’s clear this glamorous take on a nature-filled getaway is here to stay. This camping compromise connects families to nature, but with a sense of comfort and style.

Glamping Options a Road Trip From Katy

We can’t all be Eagle Scouts or adventurers like Bear Grylls. Glamping gives everyone the chance to enjoy the great outdoors on their comfort level. There are so many glamping options to explore just a road trip away from Katy.

Camp Jellystone

Waller, TX (MAP IT)

Camp Jellystone offers many options from campsite, RV hookups, and family cabin rentals. The park is located just 35 miles northwest of Houston so families or couples can visit the San Jacinto Monument and/or Pleasant Hill Winery. Golf carts are available to rent to explore the grounds and take in all the activities.

Glamping Perks: In addition to the usual water activities including a vast lazy pool, Jellystone is