• Aerial View of Padre Island National Seashore

    Padre Island

    National Seashore Texas

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  • Park Phone issues

    The visitor center main phone line is out. To reach the park call (361) 949-8069 or (361) 949-4793. The issue has been reported, however the phone company is having difficulty locating the problem. We apologize for the inconvenience.

  • Padre Island National Seashore will Conduct a Sobriety Checkpoint on Saturday, July 19, 2014.

    To protect the public from impaired drivers and help ensure a safe park experience for all visitors, Padre Island National Seashore law enforcement will conduct a Sobriety Checkpoint on Saturday, July 19, 2014 on Park Road 22 near the park’s entrance.

Our Staff & Offices

Padre Island National Seashore

P.O. Box 181300

Corpus Christi, Texas 78480-1300

361-949-8173

Staff

Mark Spier

Superintendent

Dr. Donna Shaver

Chief of Sea Turtle Science and Recovery

Travis Poulson

Chief Ranger

James Lindsay

Chief of Resource Mangement

Patrick Gammam

Chief of Interpretation

Brian Slate

Chief Of Facility Management


Oralia Fernandez

Administration Officer

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