• Aerial View of Padre Island National Seashore

    Padre Island

    National Seashore Texas

There are park alerts in effect.
show Alerts »
  • BIB Campground Rehabilitation begins March 17, 2014

    A project to repair the facilities and rebuild the eroded shoreline in the Bird Island Basin Campground will begin March 17, 2014. Minor disruptions in the immediate area may occur. Please note that none of the work should affect the use of the boat ramp.

  • North Beach is open, South Beach will open at 8 am 4/5/2014

    The oil-covered materials on the beach have been removed, and clean-up is nearly complete. The North Beach portion of the park is open to driving as of 11:50 am on 4/4/2014. The South Beach portion will open to driving at 8 am on 4/5/2014.

For Kids

WebRangers

WebRangers is the National Park Service's on-line Junior Ranger program for kids of all ages.

Visit WebRangers online to play games and to visit your country's national parks from your computer at home. You can even earn rewards by completing fun activities like navigating through an underwater field of seagrass, patrolling the Arctic with your own dog sled team, sailing on a whaling voyage around the world, and even designing your own ranger station!


Junior Birder Information


Did You Know?

NPS arrowhead

Metal detecting is prohibited at Padre Island National Seashore as well as at all other units of the National Park Service. More...