Hoopes' House Bed & Breakfast in Rockport Texas

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Birder's Paradise...

Rockport, Texas, with its world-renowned bird watching and great fishing, is located on Aransas Bay just 30 minutes from Padre Island and Corpus Christi.

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Birding Sites

Aransas National Wildlife Refuge: 70,000 acre sanctuary on Blackjack Peninsula, winter home of the Whooping Cranes, but also over 374 species during the year. Home to over 1,000 species of plants.

Goose Island State Park: Located just 12 miles north of Rockport on the shores of Aransas and St. Charles Bay, this State Park is great for an outdoor camping and birding adventure. See waterfowl and shorebirds.

Connie Hagar Cottage Sanctuary: As a memorial to Connie Hagar, the Friends of Connie Hagar, Inc., purchased the Hagar property in December of 1994 to establish a bird sanctuary and historical site. Wooded inland birding site. 6.25 acres of trails.

Rockport Beach Park: Bird Sanctuary on West side of beach area. Islands host Rosette Spoonbills, Blue Herons, Egrets and more.

Demo Bird Garden and Wetland's Pond: Texas Department of Transportation Rest Area. A garden and pond demonstrating native plants that attract birds, waterfowl, and wildlife.

Nature Trail: A 19-stop walking trail highlighting birds, plants, and various subjects dealing with nature. Great for school groups. Eight-tenths of a mile long. Starts at Demo Bird Garden and loops around back to the cemetery and then to the end at Fulton Beach Road.
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