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Category: Outdoors

Only a 1/2 mile wide at its widest point, South Padre Island gives you easy access to both surf and sand. South Padre Island’s mild weather, calm waters of the… Read More

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Thanks to year-round temperate waters, South Padre Island is home to several top notch fishing tournaments. Anglers of all ages and skill-levels compete for sought-after catches, including redfish, flounder, trout… Read More

One of the best ways to get to know South Padre Island is with a tour. By land, by sea, and even by air, there are many ways to explore… Read More

South Padre Island Beach named a Best Texas Beach by USA TODAY’s 10Best.com Texas’ only tropical Island, South Padre Island’s white sand, clear emerald water and abundant activity offerings secured… Read More

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By Kimberly Maldonado Located on a major migratory route between the shallows of the Laguna Madre Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, South Padre Island is a stopover for a large… Read More

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During the popular summer months on South Padre Island, hundreds of beachgoers enjoy the sun and surf safely. The beaches are clean of debris and the waters surrounding the island… Read More

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Thrill seekers, look no further than South Padre Island. The beach isn’t just for relaxing, there are adrenaline pumping activities for all age levels and all types of thrill seekers–… Read More

The battle wasn’t close. Peering into the clear waters off South Padre Island from the top of his skiff, Texas native Jimmy Lloyd knew he’d have to make quite a… Read More

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By Sara Phillips This blog post is part of the Texas Travel Blogger take over of South Padre Island.  South Padre Island has so much to give! One of the… Read More

Originally appeared on Texans know that if you want to do a beach trip right, you head to South Padre Island. SPI, as it’s known, is a city located on… Read More