Port Aransas and Aransas Pass Parks

Roberts Point Park

Roberts Point Park is situated next to the ferry landing with the Port Aransas marina on one side and the Corpus Christi Ship Channel on the other. Part of the fun of this park is sitting and watching the giant ships go by. Many visitors to the see dolphins riding the wake in front of the passing ships.

Roberts Point park has three playgrounds for the kids, a large soccer and football field for public use along with several covered picnic areas and pavilions. The park is the spot for many and water front barbeque.

The park also has a viewing tower that overlooks the ship channel and all the associated activity. In addition there is a free lighted fishing pier and jetty finger that can produce excellent fishing when schooling fish are moving in from the Gulf of Mexico in Spring or out to the Gulf in fall. The summer time provides catches of red drum, trout, black drum, some species of snapper, flounder and other fish.

Port Aransas Community Park and Pool

Located off Ross Avenue on Clark Parkway the Community Park is on the way to the Port Aransas Birding Center. The Community Park has a swimming pool (only to be rivaled by the Aransas Pass Aquatic Center, a skate park, jogging trail, baseball diamond, basketball court, volleyball court and public concession stand. Check with the city of Port Aransas Texas for pool hours.

Aransas Aquatic Center

Located across the ferry down the Port Aransas Causway to the west from Port Aransas is the city of Aransas Pass. Aransas Pass has the areas finest Aquatic Center or water park. The Aransas Pass Aquatic Center has one tower with three large water slides, and volley ball/lap pool, a High dive and diving area along with an extremly large wading pool for little kids. The wading pool has several different water fountains and features the family will enjoy. The Aransas water park is located at 400 E Johnson in Aransas Pass. The phone is 361-758-7770.