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.
Fees & Reservations
Please note that no reservations are taken for camping. Please call Malaquite Visitor Center at 361-949-8069 to check on availability in the campgrounds. Space is almost always available on the beaches, unless they are closed due to unusually high tides.
PARK ENTRANCE FEES
Vehicle Entry Fee
1-6 passengers $25.00 flat fee, plus $5.00/person
The following fees are reduced by half for individuals with a Golden Age or Golden Access Pass.
Did You Know?
Metal detecting is prohibited at Padre Island National Seashore as well as at all other units of the National Park Service. More...