Port Arnasas, Texas

Port Arnasas lies on Mustang Island, reached by a causeway and free, 24-hour ferry service, and is one of the most popular tourist destinations on the Gulf Coast. Summer visitors swell the population by the thousands lured by hotels, motels, resorts, bait and tackle shops, superb open beaches, shrimp boat port, U.S. Coast Guard Station. An English settler first built a ranch house on the site in 1855, which later developed as fishing village.

Port Aransas lies along the Great Texas Coastal Birding Trail which extends from Brownsville to Orange along the Texas coast. The trail is cosponsored by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and the Texas Department of Transportation.

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Things to do near Port Arnasas, TX

San Jacinto College Golf Course

Course Access: PublicHoles: 9Reserve Advance Tee Times: Yes...

Green Meadows Golf Club -East

Course Access: PublicHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 2 days...

Mountain Biking Coleto Creek Reservoir

In July, 2006, the GBRA Coleto Creek Park, had a quiet opening for the first two mile loop of a single track mountain bike tr...

Lake Corpus Christi Fishing

Largemouth bass are abundant with frequent reports of fish reaching 5 pounds and over being boated. Blue catfish are the most...

Houston Hills Golf Course

Course Access: PublicHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 3 days...