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WOWE
Tour Schedule

This year W.O.W.E is back better than ever with several guided tours made possible with the help of our local partners in habitat and wildlife stewardship! Take advantage of our tours designed for nature lovers of all ages! There is something for everyone to enjoy, from birding enthusiasts to native plant lovers and even local history fanatics. Our experienced guides will lead you on a journey through some of South Texas' hidden treasures that will leave you wanting more!
All trips must be reserved in advance.

Scroll down to register and click on the event to view full trip descriptions!

  • WOWE Bahia Grande Tour
    Tue, Feb 08
    South Padre Island Birding Nature Center
    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
    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!
  • WOWE Native Plants and History Tour
    Wed, Feb 09
    South Padre Island Birding Nature Center
    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!
  • WOWE Contention Coastal Birding Trip
    Thu, Feb 10
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    This date is set apart as a backup weather date for Bahia Grande Tour, but if that tour is realized on its set date, this tour will be conducted. Register for free and we will notify you in advance if this tour is possible!
  • WOWE Bay Boat Birding Tour  - 2
    Thu, Feb 10
    South Padre Island Birding Nature Center
    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!
  • WOWE Contention Coastal Birding Trip 2
    Fri, Feb 11
    South Padre Island Birding And Nature Ce
    This date is set apart as a backup weather date for the Native Plants and History Tour, but if that tour is realized on its set date, this tour will be conducted. Register for free and we will notify you in advance if this tour is possible!
  • WOWE Cactus Creek Ranch & Laguna Atascosa NWR Tour
    Sat, Feb 12
    South Padre Island Birding Nature Center
    Visit Cactus Creek Ranch and the neighboring Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge and discover their incredible partnership to conserve important habitat and species through land stewardship and community education! You'll also enjoy the amazing wildlife of the area along the way!