Aransas Wildlife Refuge

Aransas Wildlife Refuge Travel Guide

Articles about Aransas Wildlife Refuge

By Roger Pasquier
Virtually every setting—coastline, open prairie, mountain range, big city park—makes for rewarding bird-watching. One of the joys of the sport is how little equipment it requires. Binoculars (8 x 40 or higher) and a comprehensive field guide are a...

Hotels in Aransas Wildlife Refuge

This historic inn, a wood-paneled building with white plantation shutters and long, lazy porches, has nautical-themed rooms with charming seashell patterned bedspreads. The beach is a few blocks away, and you can take a dip in the garden swimming pool.

Things to do in Aransas Wildlife Refuge

A raised boardwalk juts out into a protected bay where native and migrating birds are known to flock. If you forgot your binoculars, check out the free scope along the pathway.