Cities of the Texas Coastal Bend

Aransas Pass Located at the intersection of two major waterways, Aransas Pass has a rich history in the development of the Coastal Bend's fishing industry. The Intercoastal Waterway (ICW) is intersected by the Aransas Shrimp Channel just off the shore of downtown. This gives Aransas Pass unique access to... Visit
Corpus Christi Corpus Christi is the cultural and population center of the Texas Coastal Bend. The shoreline of the city wraps around Corpus Christi Bay which gives ample shore fishing, boat docking and launching opportunities.The city marina is located on 3 reclaimed pieces of land that jut into the bay and are... Visit
Ingleside Ingleside is actually two communities on the north side of Corpus Christi Bay.  The City of Ingleside is the center of local commerce and Ingleside by the Bay is a small water front community south of the city.  Ingleside Cove separates the two communities and is the location of Cove Park... Visit
North Padre Island North Padre Island is the gateway to the Padre Island National Seashore. It also has miles of its own drive on beaches and provides access to the Upper Laguna Madre and the eastern portion of Corpus Christi Bay. Packery Channel is located on the north tip of Padre Island, seperating it from Mustang... Visit
Port Aransas Ferries in Port Aransas, Texas Mustang Island and Port Aransas have been the center of maritime and marine industry in the Coastal Bend of Texas since the mid-1800’s.  Originally named Ropesville, the abundance of tarpon in the local waters brought about a renaming of the town to Tarpon at the end of the 19th century... Visit
Portland Portland, Texas home overlooking Nueces Bay Located on a point creating the divide between Corpus Christi and Nueces Bays, Portland is a quiet residential community and often overlooked by anglers and tourist heading to Corpus Christi and other surrounding fishing spots.Portland offers miles of wade fishing for trout and redfish along the... Visit
Rockport Rockport and Fulton Texas The Rockport area has long been a getaway for Texas anglers. Located on Aransas Bay, Rockport provides good access to Copano, St Charles and secluded fishing north in San Antonio Bay, as well as the Redfish Bay complex.Rockport has emerged as a cultural center of the Coastal Bend as well as a... Visit