• Aerial View of Padre Island National Seashore

    Padre Island

    National Seashore Texas

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  • 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.

Event Details

  • Every Friday Weekly from 06/14/2013 to 08/30/2013

    Location: Malaquite Beach Deck | Map Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Fee Information: Only entrance fee

This program meets outside the visitor center entrance.  Capture and release small fish and burrowing creatures found at the surf's edge.  This is a great program for families.  Come prepared to get wet.