Beaches of North Padre and Mustang Island

North Padre Island, Mustang Island, Port Aransas, Corpus Christi and Rockport Texas provide access to miles of beaches. The Nueces County beaches and parks all have a unique culture or experience found only in Texas. So whether you looking for a quiet family beach, camping, an urban beach, a pedestrian only beach or a remote four wheel drive adventure the Coastal Bend of Texas offers it all.

Corpus Christi Texas beaches are located either on North Beach (aka Corpus Christi Beach, McGee Beach in downtown Corpus, a small beach by the Texas A and M University and last but not least the beaches of North Padre Island, the Padre Island National Seashore and Mustang Island Beaches located in Nueces and Kleberg County.

The beaches at Corpus Christi beach, McGee Beach (or Emerald Beach)the student beach by Texas A and M university are all man made beaches. Additionally the are all adjacent to the Corpus Christi Bay. North Padre Island Beaches (upper padre island) which include the beaches of the Padre Island National Seashore and Mustang Island Beaches are situated on the Gulf of Mexico. The beaches are all part of the Texas barrier island chain.