Jetstream RV Resort at NASA
Thanksgiving and RV Camping

Step 1 – You Need A Dutch Oven What’s a Dutch oven, you ask. It’s a heavy, cast-iron pot with a tightly-fitting lid. Big enough for your turkey, and strong enough to withstand the direct heat of a campfire. Some of them even have little legs. The best ones for camping have a flattish, ridged … Continued

Houston is Opening Again

Dining and Drinking Why are some places open and others are still closed? Establishments that derive 51% or more of their gross receipts from the sale of FOOD can reopen with social distancing and 50% occupancy indoors. No restrictions on outdoor dining. Make reservations and don’t forget your mask. Of course, if you want to … Continued

Texas Two Steppin’ in Houston

No reservation is needed at the Jetstream Beer Garden! No need to go anywhere when you can bring a cooler full of beer, your boombox, and your dance partner and hang out in our Beer Garden under the moon and stars. Dance with your sweetheart and get great exercise too! Cold beer and mild autumn … Continued

NASA Space Center in Houston – It’s Way Cool – Go There!

And the first question every visitor asks is… How Do Astronauts Pee? Space suits are rigorously engineered, custom-fitted pieces of equipment. They have to keep an earth-like atmosphere circulating within, while keeping the deathly cold, no-oxygen-of-outer-space, out. Regardless of whether you’re looking at the early Pillsbury-Dough-Boy look, the orange Michelin-Tire-Man type of suit, or the … Continued

Texas Local Craft Beer & BBQ

Here are a few suggestions to think about anyway ☺ 8th Wonder Brewing TEX Can’t argue with a name like that. TEX is a smooth and satisfying blonde ale that goes with everything. Grill anything you want to. Karbach Horseshoe Pilsner A light, refreshing German-style pilsner brewed for BBQ, yard sports, and festivals. And for … Continued

RV Parks With Full Hook-Ups Rule!

Decide What You Need To Make The Best Choice Dry Hook-Ups No water, just a power source for your RV. This is for you if you don’t need water and are happy under the stars. Fun for short trips and much less costly, but if you are thinking of being a full-time RVer or parking … Continued

Outdoors Activities Are BIG in Houston

Outdoor Activities in Houston The Houston Zoo The Zoo is open! Take a ride on the Wildlife Carousel, explore the World of Primates and Bear’s Pathways, and cool off in one of our air-conditioned buildings, like the Reptile & Amphibian House, the Bug House, and the Gorilla Building. See the Zoo’s Health & Safety policy, … Continued

Houston Is Hot – Your RV Can Be COOL

3. Moving air is cool air. Turn on your ceiling fan and get these little rechargeable-battery USB fans to blow cool air right where you want it. 4. Clean your AC filters at least once a month. Don’t know how to do it? Let Ernie show you the ropes. 5. Lights and electronics generate heat. … Continued

Texas BBQ Ribs – Gas or Charcoal Grill?

Ideally, the competition would shake out something like this… You and your RV friend or neighbor use the identical recipe which guarantees success on both gas and charcoal grills. You each get 3 pounds of baby back pork ribs and all the other ingredients mentioned in the recipe to make the dry rub. Sit down … Continued

Exciting First Responder Discounts

Wouldn’t you just love to spend a month relaxing by the pool, having an ice-cold brewski in our beer garden, and hiking the nature trail with your doggie? Of course you would! What if you could save $100 while doing all that? That’s right, save $100 each month. May not be combined with other offers. … Continued