Guided Tours

Enjoy the beautiful bird life of South Padre Island on a nice and easy morning stroll on our boardwalk through stunning tidal wetlands along the Laguna Madre as well as a freshwater oasis with our Naturalists Educators as your guide. 

For your safety, the tours are limited to 10 participants through registration (register below) Sanitized binoculars are loaned during the tour. 

 

Birding Tours at this time are limited to students above 13 years of age, adults, and seniors.

 

General Admission will be paid separately upon arrival to the birding and nature center. 

Adults:$10

Students 13-18 yrs & Seniors 55+ : $8

Guided Birding Tours

  • Thursday July 7th Guided Birding Tour
    Thu, Jul 07
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jul 07, 8:30 AM – 10:50 AM
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Enjoy the best of nature on South Padre Island with our Naturalists!
  • Friday July 8th Guided Birding Tour
    Fri, Jul 08
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jul 08, 8:30 AM – 10:50 AM CDT
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Enjoy the best of nature on South Padre Island with our experienced Naturalists.
  • Tuesday July 12th Guided Birding Tour
    Tue, Jul 12
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jul 12, 8:30 AM – 10:50 AM
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Enjoy the best of nature on South Padre Island with our Naturalists!
  • Thursday July 14th Guided Birding Tour
    Thu, Jul 14
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jul 14, 8:30 AM – 10:50 AM CDT
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Enjoy the best of nature on South Padre Island with our Naturalists!
  • Friday July 15th Guided Birding Tour
    Fri, Jul 15
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jul 15, 8:30 AM – 10:50 AM CDT
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Enjoy the best of nature on South Padre Island with our Naturalists!
  • Kid's Birding Tour
    Fri, Jul 15
    South Padre Island
    Jul 15, 9:00 AM – Jul 16, 11:00 AM
    South Padre Island, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Join staff naturalist for a fun and educational birding tour through our wetland habitats and boardwalk!
  • Monday July 18th Guided Birding Tour
    Mon, Jul 18
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jul 18, 8:30 AM – 10:50 AM
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Enjoy the best of nature on South Padre Island with our Naturalists!
  • Tuesday July 19th Guided Birding Tour
    Tue, Jul 19
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jul 19, 8:30 AM – 10:50 AM
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Enjoy the best of nature on South Padre Island with our Naturalists!
  • Thursday July 21st Guided Birding Tour
    Thu, Jul 21
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jul 21, 8:30 AM – 10:50 AM CDT
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Enjoy the best of nature on South Padre Island with our Naturalists!
  • Friday July 22nd Guided Birding Tour
    Fri, Jul 22
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jul 22, 8:30 AM – 10:50 AM
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Enjoy the best of nature on South Padre Island with our experienced Naturalists.
  • Pollinator Investigator
    Fri, Jul 22
    South Padre Island
    Jul 22, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    South Padre Island, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    The warm summer months brings an abundance of pollinators to our gardens and wetlands in the shape of bees, butterflies, moths, and others! Learn about their important role in the ecosystem and the local species of the area!
  • Monday July 25th Guided Birding Tour
    Mon, Jul 25
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jul 25, 8:30 AM – 10:50 AM
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Enjoy the best of nature on South Padre Island with our Naturalists!
  • Tuesday July 26th Guided Birding Tour
    Tue, Jul 26
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jul 26, 8:30 AM – 10:50 AM CDT
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Enjoy the best of nature on South Padre Island with our Naturalists!
  • Thursday July 28th Guided Birding Tour
    Thu, Jul 28
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jul 28, 8:30 AM – 10:50 AM CDT
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Enjoy the best of nature on South Padre Island with our Naturalists!
  • Friday July 19th Guided Birding Tour
    Fri, Jul 29
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jul 29, 8:30 AM – 10:50 AM
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Enjoy the best of nature on South Padre Island with our experienced Naturalists.
  • Mammal Tracks
    Fri, Jul 29
    South Padre Island
    Jul 29, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    South Padre Island, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Join staff naturalist for a fun and educational time in learning about local mammals of the Rio Grande Valley.
  • Saturday July 30th Guided Birding Tour
    Sat, Jul 30
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jul 30, 8:30 AM – 10:50 AM
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Enjoy the best of nature on South Padre Island with our Naturalists!
  • Fish of the Laguna Madre
    Fri, Aug 05
    South Padre Island
    Aug 05, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    South Padre Island, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Join staff naturalist for an interactive and educational event that teaches children about the beautiful and fascinating fish of the Lower Laguna Madre!

Tour dates are updated and added on a monthly basis.

Black Skimmer

Reddish Egret

Clapper Rail

Scarlet Tanager