For questions about park administration, policies, concessions, operations, maintenance, protection issues, etc:
Fax (361) 949-8023
For questions relating to planning a visit, interpretive programs, fees, birdwatching information, fishing/surf conditions, general information for visitors, facilities available, camping, beach closures, bookstore sales, etc:
Malaquite Visitor Center
Fax (361) 949-9951
You may also e-mail the Malaquite Visitor Center.
For information on the next sea turtle hatchling release:
For questions relating to oil and natural gas management and other natural resource issues:
Please visit the Facility Management webpage at http://www.nps.gov/pais/parkmgmt/facility-management.htm.
For information on current weather and beach conditions, along with the 24-hour forecast:
Did You Know?
Padre Island National Seashore has a wheelchair designed for use on loose sand available for loan at no charge. Users must leave a driver's license or their personal wheelchair at the information desk while the beach wheelchair is on loan. More...