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Bluff's Landing Marina and Lodge

Bluff's Landing Marina and Lodge

4242 Laguna Shores Rd
Corpus Christi, TX 78418   Directions

(361) 288-2656


Launch at Bluff's Landing Marina & Lodge to fish the waters of Baffin Bay, Land Cut and the Laguna Madre. The area is teeming with fish, meaning there will be plenty of fishermen around to give you a few pointers.

Cole Park

Cole Park

1900 Ocean Dr
Corpus Christi, TX 78404   Directions

(800) 678-6232


Enjoy the great outdoors along the Corpus Christi bayfront at the 43-acre Cole Park. Walk, jog, bike or fish off the pier. The Kids Place is an outdoor play gym with plenty of swings, slides and climbing areas. It's a great attraction for a laid-back day with the family.

Corpus Christi Marina

Corpus Christi Marina

400A N Shoreline Blvd
Corpus Christi, TX 78401   Directions

(361) 826-3980


Visit Corpus Christi Marina, the only major downtown marina on the Texas Coast where you can take a short walk to restaurants and nightlife venues.

With its more than 653 modern state-of-the-art floating boat slip docks accommodating vessel sizes 14’ to 200’, the marina offers modern clean and serviceable amenities with air conditioned restrooms/showers, meeting rooms, laundry areas, marine library, satellite TV including Free Wi-Fi throughout the entire area plus boat ramps, fuel station, contaminated bilge water pumpout and free ice for marina tenants.

Great Texas Coastal Birding Trail | Central Texas Coast

Great Texas Coastal Birding Trail | Central Texas Coast

Corpus Christi, TX

(361) 881-1888

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Bring your binoculars and explore well-known birding sites and hidden gems throughout the Coastal Bend from Kingsville and Corpus Christi up to Goliad and continuing through the coastal communities of Port Aransas, Rockport-Fulton, and on to Bay City.

Observe vibrant migratory birds during spring and fall migration as well as over-wintering Whooping Cranes, all while enjoying year-round birding opportunities and events. Explore places within the Corpus Christ Bay Loop.

Hans Suter Wildlife Park

Hans Suter Wildlife Park

Corpus Christi, TX

(361) 880-3460


Explore the outdoor paths throughout the Hans Suter Wildlife Park that is equipped with picnic tables, grills, walking and biking trails, and a pier extending over the dune areas. This is one of the most popular and protected birding spots along the migration path for Northern birds as they make their way to Mexico for the winter, then back again for spring.

Horses On The Beach

Horses On The Beach

Corpus Christi, TX

(361) 949-4944


Giddy up! Ride down the beach like a bona fide Texas cowboy. Stop at Horses On The Beach to start your pony ride. Choose from sunset rides or daytime excursions, depending on whether you're in the mood for romance or a ride with friends and family.

JP Luby Surf Park

JP Luby Surf Park

Zahn Rd
Corpus Christi, TX 78418   Directions

(800) 766-2322


Life's a beach, so make sure to play in the sand at JP Luby Surf Park. The area is a hot spot for beach-goers, whether you're looking to spend time outdoors, surf, swim, fish, or snorkel near the jetties, JP Luby is the place to be. Remember to apply sunscreen!

Lake Corpus Christi State Park

Lake Corpus Christi State Park

PO Box 1167
Mathis, TX 78368   Directions

(361) 547-2635


Spend a day outdoors at Lake Corpus Christi State Park located in Mathis, Texas. Have some fun in the sun while splashing around the lake, fishing, water skiing, boating, camping, hiking - explore the park to your heart's content. Be sure to bring sunscreen and plenty to drink, the Texas sun is a hot one!

Padre Island National Seashore

Padre Island National Seashore

20420 Park Rd 22
Corpus Christi, TX 78418   Directions

(361) 949-8068


Padre Island National Seashore, the longest undeveloped stretch of barrier island in the world, has more than 133,000 acres of protected, natural beaches, white sand dunes, thriving grassland, saltwater marshes and a host of untouched wildlife. The 113-mile island is the perfect place for saltwater fishing, beachcombing, camping, hiking, boating, off-road adventures, and more.

Stop by the Malaquite Beach Visitor Center for information, maps, fishing licenses, or a picnic. Experience the island in its natural state with primitive camping, which is allowed in any spot along the entire length of the beach. Year-round inhabitants include coyotes, white-tail deer, peregrine falcons, kangaroo rats, and jackrabbits.

South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center

South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center

8545 S Staples St
Corpus Christi, TX 78413   Directions

(361) 852-2100


Nestled along Oso Creek, South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center showcases colorful and unusual plants, including cactus, hibiscus, roses, plumeria and orchids. 

Did you know that the plumeria garden contains more than 100 plants and the Orchid House over 2,000 orchids? Explore the Arid Garden, Water Garden, Sensory Garden, Butterfly Garden, Hummingbird Garden and the shaded Bird & Butterfly Trail.

Take the opportunity to mingle with fluttering butterflies, who will often stop and rest on an available arm or shoulder. Be adventurous and hike the nature trail through 30 acres of native brush to see native plants, deer, javelina, and coyotes.

 

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