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: $8      Starting Jan 1st : $10

Students 13-18 yrs & Seniors 55+ : $7    Starting Jan. 1st : $8

Guided Birding Tours

  • Wednesday Jan 26th Guided Birding Tour
    Wed, Jan 26
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jan 26, 8:30 AM – 10:55 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 Jan 27th Guided Birding Tour
    Thu, Jan 27
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jan 27, 8:30 AM – 10:55 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 Jan 28th Guided Birding Tour
    Fri, Jan 28
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jan 28, 8:30 AM – 10:55 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!
  • Saturday Dec 29th Guided Birding Tour
    Sat, Jan 29
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jan 29, 8:30 AM – 10:55 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!
  • Sunday Jan 30th Guided Birding Tour
    Sun, Jan 30
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jan 30, 8:30 AM – 10:55 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!
  • Monday Jan 31st Guided Birding Tour
    Mon, Jan 31
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Jan 31, 8:30 AM – 10:55 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 Feb 1st Guided Birding Tour
    Tue, Feb 01
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Feb 01, 8:30 AM – 10:55 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!
  • Wednesday Feb 2nd Guided Birding Tour
    Wed, Feb 02
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Feb 02, 8:30 AM – 10:55 AM CST
    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 Feb 3rd Guided Birding Tour
    Thu, Feb 03
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Feb 03, 8:30 AM – 10:55 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 Feb 4th Guided Birding Tour
    Fri, Feb 04
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Feb 04, 8:30 AM – 10:55 AM CST
    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.
  • Saturday Feb 5th Guided Birding Tour
    Sat, Feb 05
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Feb 05, 8:30 AM – 10:55 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!
  • Sunday Feb 6th Guided Birding Tour
    Sun, Feb 06
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Feb 06, 8:30 AM – 10:55 AM CST
    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!
  • WOWE Bahia Grande Tour
    Tue, Feb 08
    South Padre Island Birding Nature Center
    Feb 08, 7:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    South Padre Island Birding Nature Center, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Experience the largest wetland restoration project in the country with a tour of the Bahia Grande tract of the Laguna Atascosa NWR.
  • WOWE Bay Boat Birding Tour  - 1
    Tue, Feb 08
    South Padre Island Birding Nature Center
    Feb 08, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM
    South Padre Island Birding Nature Center, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Join SPI Birding Center Naturalist Volunteers on a relaxed pontoon boat birding tour along the shores of the Lower Laguna Madre and the Brownsville ship channel. Enjoy a great diversity and beautiful views of coastal wading birds, shorebirds, seabirds, gulls, and likely some dolphin and sea turtles!
  • Feb 8th WOWE Morning Birding Tour
    Tue, Feb 08
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Feb 08, 8:30 AM – 10:45 AM
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Enjoy the best of nature and fall migration on South Padre Island with our Naturalists!
  • Feb. 8th WOWE Afternoon Birding Tour
    Tue, Feb 08
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Feb 08, 3:30 PM – 4:55 PM
    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!
  • WOWE Native Plants and History Tour
    Wed, Feb 09
    South Padre Island Birding Nature Center
    Feb 09, 7:30 AM – 12:15 PM CST
    South Padre Island Birding Nature Center, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
    Discover the incredible diversity of flora, fauna, and some of the amazing history tied into the RGV's coastal landscape with RGV Texas Master Naturalists and the National Park Service!
  • Feb 9th WOWE Morning Birding Tour
    Wed, Feb 09
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    Feb 09, 8:30 AM – 10:35 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!

Tour dates are updated and added on a monthly basis.

Black Skimmer

Reddish Egret

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Scarlet Tanager