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United States, Texas


This State Park is located on Aransas Bay on the Texas coast, north of Rockport and very close to Aransas NWR. It is 321 acres in size and has a very large live oak tree thought to be over 1000 years old.

The park is on the central section of the Great Coastal Birding Trail - site no. CTC 48.


Notable Species

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Some families of the endangered Whooping Crane have been wintering at this state park during the 2010-2011 and 2011-2012 winters.


Birds you can see here include:

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Other Wildlife

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Site Information

History and Use

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Areas of Interest

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Access and Facilities

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Contact Details

Goose Island State Park
202 S Palmetto St.
Rockport, TX 78382-7965
Tel: 361/729-2858

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