Phone: (956) 350-2920

Address:

1000 New Carmen Ave, Brownsville, Texas, 78521

Brownsville’s Resaca de la Palma State Park boasts the largest tract of native habitat in the World Birding Center network. Over eight miles of trails curve through 1,200 acres of Tamaulipan thornscrub, sugar hackberry, ebony-anacua and grasslands.

Four observation decks overlook the resaca. Resaca de la Palma is currently offering Birding Tours and Natural History Tours. Binoculars and bicycles are available for rent in the visitor center. To access Resaca de la Palma State Park, take Hwy. 77/83 to the FM 1732/ Olmito exit. Go west on FM 1732, and you will see a brown sign for Resaca de la Palma. Turn left (south) at New Carmen Blvd. and follow it 1.5 miles to the entrance for our park. Please check in at the visitor’s Center.

 

Geocaching @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Jul 29 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Geocaching @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Every Saturday in the months of July to September learn about Geocaching. Find hidden treasures, learn exciting facts about State Parks! Experience the addictive adventure of Geocaching! Program fee included with park admission (Adults –... Read more »
Butterfly Walk @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Jul 30 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Butterfly Walk @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
2:00 PM
Discover an array of dazzling butterflies in the park’s butterfly garden. Bring comfortable walking shoes, weather appropriate clothing, cameras, binoculars, hats/caps, sunglasses, water, snacks, sunblock, and insect repellent. Meet at the Visitor Center. Park admission:... Read more »
Geocaching @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Aug 5 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Geocaching @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Every Saturday in the months of July to September learn about Geocaching. Find hidden treasures, learn exciting facts about State Parks! Experience the addictive adventure of Geocaching! Program fee included with park admission (Adults –... Read more »
Native Plant Tours @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Aug 6 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Native Plant Tours @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
2:00 PM
Discover the edible, medicinal and common uses of local plants with one our Park Rangers. Program fee included with Park Admission: Adults: $4 Children 12 and under: Free
Geocaching @ Resaca de la Palma State Park
Aug 12 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Geocaching @ Resaca de la Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
Every Saturday in the months of July to September learn about Geocaching. Find hidden treasures, learn exciting facts about State Parks! Experience the addictive adventure of Geocaching! Program fee included with park admission (Adults –... Read more »
Butterfly Walk @ Resaca De La Palma State Park
Aug 13 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Butterfly Walk @ Resaca De La Palma State Park | Brownsville | Texas | United States
2:00 PM
Discover an array of dazzling butterflies in the park’s butterfly garden. Bring comfortable walking shoes, weather appropriate clothing, cameras, binoculars, hats/caps, sunglasses, water, snacks, sunblock, and insect repellent. Meet at the Visitor Center. Park admission:... Read more »
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