Fun Activities

Coastal life on a Texas island is year round outdoor living. Take a look at life in Corpus Christi, Port Aransas and the barrier islands by clicking on the images. The good life on padre island !

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More fun activities

Camping

Multiple RV parks and tent camping are available on the island. Both public and privately owned facilities are on the island. The National Seashore, Padre Ballie Park and Mustang Island State Park all offer both tent camping and RV Park camping.

Kayaking

Kayaking through the flats of the Laguna Madre is a great approach for fishing in stealth mode. The Lighthouse Trails of Aransas Pass are a perfect location for kayaking

Crabbing

This is a great fun for the kids. Grab a net at a local bait stand and catch a few

Walking

The island not only has miles of beaches but also a seawall to enjoy right by the major hotels. The national seashore also has a hiking trail that goes through the dunes.

Sailing

Whether your launching a catamaran from the beach or sailing in the Laguna Madre, North Padre Island offers year round ideal temperature and wind conditions.

Biking

Street riding is a favorite past time for many. The seawall and beach provide casual riding on a fat tire beach cruiser. Tip: Makes sure the winds at you back on the way home

Wildlife Photography

The unique wildlife and terrain of the island and beaches offer endless wildlife photography opportunities

Relaxing

Relax "Island Style"

Being On Padre Island offers a bit of fun for everyone. Whether your passion is fishing, kayaks, beaches, birding, surfing, windsurfing, camping or just relaxing in paradise North Padre Island offers it all.