Enjoy a 3 hour guided tour in our open-air tram through the habitats of the refuge including thornscrub forest, coastal prairie, wetlands and the scenic Laguna Madre. Discover the history of the refuge – both natural and cultural, see how lands are being managed for wildlife, and view the special wildlife that call deep south Texas home. Binoculars recommended. There will be 3-4 stops with short, optional walks. Tickets sold first come, first served the day of the tour. Call 956-244-2019 for more information.
Shuttle Service on the Bayside Drive
Sundays starting January 15, 2017
Departs Visitor Center at 8:30, 9:30, 10:30, 11:30, 1:00 & 2:00 – SUNDAYS ONLY
Visitors wishing to access the Bayside Drive and spend time doing photography, birding or walking may take the FREE shuttle. The shuttle service is not a tour, and is intended as transportation to the key areas of Pelican Lake, Plover Point Observation Deck, Redhead Ridge Overlook, Moranco Blanco Trail and the Aplomado Falcon Prairie. Visitors may get off the bus at the stops and stay until another bus comes by. Complete schedules available at the visitor center.