An area of beauty on Bolivar Peninsula is minutes away from Port Bolivar, Crystal Beach, Gilcrest, Caplin and High Island Texas, the Fort Travis Seashore Park or Fort Travis as many know it. A 70 acre area rich in history and an area with a view you won’t find anywhere else on the Texas coast. Fort Travis overlooks the Houston Ship Channel and parts of Galveston Bay with an awesome view of, The Bolivar Lighthouse, Bolivar ferry, Seawolf Park and the many boats and ships that use the Houston Ship Channel as an intrastate daily.. The breeze is always pleasant during the summer months and Fort Travis holds a spot in the Top 10 locations in the U.S. for kite flying. The Gun Bunkers and Barracks from wars past still remain intact with each showing a plaque or Map with it’s history attached. Fort Travis is a must visit area when you’re on Bolivar for the day, weekend or a week long vacation. Take the time to view Fort Travis thru one of our many LIVE streaming webcams showing the park and area surrounding it.