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Port Aransas

Located on Mustang Island south of Corpus Christi, Texas is Port Aransas. There area miles of broad, roomy, sandy beaches that are perfect for sunbathing, swimming and wading, and it is one of the few Texas beaches on which one can go horseback riding in the surf.

Anglers are welcome to Port Aransas. Guest can fish off the public piers, the beaches, bulkheads, or take a chartered fishing-boat out for a cruise.

Boating is big at Port Aransas (it is a Port, after all). All manner of recreational boating is done in it waters, from sailboats to speedboats and more.

Port Aransas is home to one of the best bird watching sites in the United States, the Great Texas Coastal Birding Trail. This huge and unique birding trail stretches along over 500 miles of Texas beached, providing visitors with a chance to see some of the local and migrating birds that nest in the Texas wetlands.