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Address: 1526 Ocean Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Phone Number: 361 561-0253
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Activities: Birdwatching
Description: City park that is a favorite of birdwatchers; home to egrets, herons...
City park that is a favorite of birdwatchers; home to egrets, herons, terns and other species.
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go early before the heat of the day

my 2 year old had a blast at this park...the only problem with it was the temperature of the slides, because there isn't any shade

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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New Braunfels, Texas
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New Braunfels, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

my 2 year old had a blast at this park...the only problem with it was the temperature of the slides, because there isn't any shade

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Ranger, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

My daughter loved the playground. There is also a skate park there. There are bathrooms and a pier to walk on. Location is at the seawall.

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I always enjoy Cole Park and it has fun events on Thursday and Fridays such as concerts. It is a great place for the whole family to just meet and enjoy the water and the best that CC has to offer -- a great view and enjoyment of our beaches.

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

I've visited this place too many times since I've lived in Corpus Christi. It used to be an amazing place but ever since the new park was put in with plastic everything it seems pretty dumb. Black plastic ground gets pretty hot and heat usually makes people irritable, I'd say that was the excuse but usually people are just really... More 

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Lawton
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The park extends in large to small segments along miles of Ocean Drive. Sunset and sunrise are gorgeous most days as you see displays of color in the sky reflected in the water. You can access the beach from most of these parks, walk your dog, visit with locals & tourists, cool off in a bay breeze, that is, enjoy... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

This was our special occasion playground while we lived in Corpus, but I never took my 2 kids there by myself. The playground isn't enclosed, so: A. Kids can wander to the water, B. Kids can wander toward the busy parking lot, or C. Anyone off the street can wander in. I follow my kids everywhere through the playground, and... More 

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Del Rio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Cole park is the kind of park that every city needs to look at and consider modeling in some way. A great playground. A beautiful view. A green space for families and friends to gather. A great place for activities.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

This is very titled as a park. It got pier free for fishing, very clean. It had kids playground a nice one, and u walk alone the beach.

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Corpus Christi, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

This is one of our favorite places to go with our 2 year old grandson Sam. He loves to explore every inch of the park and all the great interactive slids, swings, etc. It overlooks the Bay and is usually pretty clean. Lots to do!! Covered picnic tables for resting or eating. Fun, fun, fun!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

great place to walk and bike and people watch always busy in nice weather. watch out for broken glass tho. (would be nice if there were more event there but the ones that are there are fun!)

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Address: 1526 Ocean Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Phone Number: 361 561-0253
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi

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