Port Aransas

June 19, 2016
A chihuahua on a surfboard in Port Aransas.

Dogs Hang Twenty in Port A Surfing Contest

Port Aransas is a popular spot for surfers — even canine surfers. Dogs of all sizes showed up at Caldwell Pier yesterday to ride the waves […]
December 26, 2015

Christmas Day at Leonabelle Turnbull Birding Center

We’ve had wonderful weather this week. It has been foggy, but warm. Great for going to the beach — and for bird watching at the Leonabelle […]
November 1, 2015
Close up of turtle being released.

Turtles Returned Back to the Wild

One of the things that makes living in Port Aransas so magical is the opportunity to be so close to marine life. We see dolphins, shore […]
December 31, 2014
Juvenile Herring Gull flies across the surf, as a wind surfer has fun in the background

Windy Winter Port A Day

The weather in Port A has been colder than usual the past few days — so I’ve stayed  indoors, building a website for a local nonprofit […]
February 1, 2013
Brown pelicans in the surf at St. Joe Island.

Birds of St. Joe Island

San Jose Island is well known for its incredible opportunities for beachcombing and shelling. It is also a place to view shorebirds — Brown Pelicans, Snowy Egrets, Great Blue Herons, Cormorants, Seagulls, Ruddy Turnstones, Royal Terns and more.
January 1, 2013
Tarpon Inn Sign

Historic Port Aransas Tarpon Inn

December 31, 2012
Dolphin playing in ship channel.

All Aboard the Dolphin Boat in Port Aransas