North Padre Island
Texas' Favorite Coastal Getaway Place

It is said that man seeks the sea to renew the spirit and freshen the body. There's no better place to do so than on the Gulf Beach of Padre Island. Hotels and condominiums or along the miles of nearby canals await your pleasure.

Stroll the beach, sun on the sand, swim or boardsail in the surf, search for shells, fish, golf, play tennis, visit the Padre Island National Seashore or just relax.

From the solitude of the beach and the solace of the sound of the sea, to the attractions and amenities of downtown Corpus Christi just minutes away . . . you can find it all . . . on Padre Island, Corpus Christi, Texas.

Located on the Central Flyway, Padre Island is also a mecca for a great variety of bird life. Numerous varieties of migrating birds with exciting colors can be seen throughout the residential portions of Padre Island and other locations throughout the area that are habitat friendly for bird life.

A new birding center is being constructed at the Packery Channel Park on Padre Island.