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Port Aransas Nature Preserve at Charlie's Pasture

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Bueatiful Treat in Port Aransas

We visited Charlie's Pasture last May. It was a gorgeous experience to see the flats, the wooden... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Austin, Texas
Dolphins and butterflies

Walking along the sea saw dolphins mother and baby going after school of fish what a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
Roxanne F
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710 W Avenue a, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4128
+1 361-749-4158
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Charlie's Pasture last May. It was a gorgeous experience to see the flats, the wooden walkways, the wildlife, and the information center. As we all know, Hurricane Harvey decided to make a place in history for this little gem. I still encourage people...More

3  Thank logansprick
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Walking along the sea saw dolphins mother and baby going after school of fish what a wonderful mothers day gift

3  Thank Roxanne F
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Like most of Port A this location is closed because of Hurricane Harvey damage. There is a barrier across the road and you can not drive there - the pier is destroyed too. FEAMA is in no hurry to repair this - there are many...More

6  Thank Solar-sailor
Reviewed 4 October 2017

family fun great beaches cant wait to get back stay at beachgate your right on the beach nothing like it

Thank Ava H
Reviewed 20 September 2017

There were dolphins frolicking nearby. A large hare-no a rabbit-hopped by right in front of us, & we could see other in nearby. Beautiful place @ sunset, nice gazebo. Would go back again.

Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We had a good time strolling through this park looking for GeoCaches. Unfortunately we did not get all of them, it just got to hot and we had to stop. It was a nice walkway through the park though. I will go back again to...More

1  Thank Ginger B
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

What a great place to go catch a sunset, or take a walk. Most of the we go at sunset. Watch the dolphins too. Picnic tables are available too. Fishing watching sea turtles as well. Have fun!!

Thank sharon w
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Visited the Nature Preserve and walked the trails, went out by the water at Dusk and saw lots of Dolphins up close, wonderful experience my children will always remember.

Thank Stacy L
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This is a large nature preserve with gravel paths and a boardwalk. It is a great place to see birds. However, there is very little shade, and lots of bugs. I recommend going early in the day and be sure to bring water.

Thank Charles_TA_1
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I thought there would be more to it. We went in the middle of the day so it was super hot. We saw one pelican and one red-winged blackbird. We didn't stay very long because my kids had already gotten too much sun at the...More

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