Park Phone issues
The visitor center main phone line and fax line are not working. To reach the park visitor center, call (361) 949-8069. Fax to (361) 949-7091, Attention: Visitor Center. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Bird Island Basin Campground rehabilitation starts August 18, 2014
The second part of a project to repair facilities and rebuild eroded shoreline at Bird Island Basin Campground begins August 18. Minor disruptions of activities in the immediate area may occur. None of the work should affect use of the boat ramp.
Coastal Flood Advisory until 10:00 pm CDT 9-26-14
The National Weather Service issued a Coastal Flood Advisory due to strong offshore winds pushing the tides above normal levels. Beach driving is highly discouraged. Flooding up to the dunes is likely. Additional updates will be posted if necessary.
02/08/2014Location: Check in at Malaquite Visitor Center 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Fee Information: no fee, entrance fee waived for participants
Enjoy a family day while helping to keep our beaches clean! No pre-registration is needed. Check in at Malaquite Visitor Center anytime between 8:30 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. The park will supply trash bags and gloves. Bring comfortable shoes, a hat, sunblock, and water. Have fun and make a difference!