With user controls to view the beach, surfing area, South Padre Island jetties, Boca Chica, Dolphin Cove, Queen Isabella Causeway, Laguna Madre, sunrise and sunsets over the Bay and Gulf, even 24hr night views of the Island, bridge, beach and surf., which was formed to aid and assist in the protection of Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle - and to ultimately restore the ridley population to a level that will ensure its survival. has expanded its scope to actively support the conservation of all marine turtle species, , and to provide educational programs to schools, tourist bureaus, civic organizations and new media.Each day, a volunteer meets visitors at the facility and talks about the different species of sea turtles, their importance to the environment, and what we as individuals can do to pull them back from the edge of extinction.
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Travel Channel names South Padre Island as one of America's best beaches for family beach travel.
South Padre Island is the finest coastal resort in Texas, with beautiful clean beaches, tall sand dunes, and warm clear clean Gulf waters.
* Well known as the best surf in Texas, South Padre Island has the biggest, most powerful, most consistent and best shaped waves by far than anywhere else on the Texas Gulf Coast.
Welcome to South Padre Island, the Tropical Tip of Texas!
Enjoy the best free live web cam views of our beautiful beaches with the South Padre Beach Cam™, the surf in the Gulf of Mexico with the South Padre Surf Cam™, the sunset over the Laguna Madre with the South Padre Bay Cam™, and our new South Padre Island live streaming web cam!
Check live South Padre weather conditions and forecasts, pictures, video, and daily updated surf and beach report.
Book South Padre hotels, condos, and vacation rentals, check out South Padre real estate listings, golf, watersports and activities, surfing lessons, dolphin watch, diving, snorkeling, parasailing, horseback rides, restaurants, RV parks, or charter a fishing trip. With user controls to view the beach, surfing area, jetties, Boca Chica, Dolphin Cove, Queen Isabella Causeway, Laguna Madre, sunrise and sunsets over the Bay and Gulf, even 24hr night views of the Island and surf.
Fun surf year-round, with clear water and lots of empty waves make South Padre the #1 surfing destination for Texas surfers. If you want to catch the best surf in Texas here at South Padre Island, live surf cams and updated surf report gives you the up-to-the-minute report on conditions, and surf outlook for 3-5 days out.
, dolphin watching, sailing, snorkeling, jet skiing, wind surfing, and kite boarding are just a few of the activities taking place daily in the Laguna Madre here at South Padre Island.