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Address: Padre Island National Seashore, 20420 Park Road 22, Corpus Christi, TX 78418
Phone Number: 361-949-8068
Activities: Camping, Picnicking
Description: This beach on Padre Island is a great camping and beach-going spot.

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Beaches of Solitude

If you like long, quiet walks on the beach uninterrupted by lots of people, you will love this stretch of beach. Early morning sunrises are spectacular and the colors change by... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Cambridge, Minnesota
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Cambridge, Minnesota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

If you like long, quiet walks on the beach uninterrupted by lots of people, you will love this stretch of beach. Early morning sunrises are spectacular and the colors change by the minute as the sun greets the day.

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Pearland, Texas
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68 reviews 68 reviews
27 attraction reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This is a little gem just a bit south of Corpus Christi. If you like miles of beaches with lots of open space and not very many people right on top of each other, forget Port A and Corpus and head here! Its well worth the extra few miles of driving and a small entry fee. It costs $10 per... More 

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Kuala Lumpur
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66 reviews 66 reviews
37 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

A beach in the Padre Island National Seashore. Lots of people camping and living in RVs. Should be a great place to visit in Summer.

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Ogden, UT
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54 reviews 54 reviews
37 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

While some of us experienced RV-Envy, tenting here was a lot of fun and the nearby surf and sand was a great for the kids. Quite nice restrooms and showers available, and an excellent fire pit where we did our dutch oven dinners.

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Hudiksvall, Sweden
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This is probably one of the most hidden places in Texas. I understand that the people living here want to have this place by themself as the beach is an undisturbed natural Beauty. Do not miss out if you like beachlife.

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Dallas
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

This beach is unbelievable -- natural, undisturbed. We encountered very few people during on walks on the beach. We found so many unbroken shells. The $10 parking pass is good for (7) days. Make sure you go to the Visitor Center and talk with Karl. He knows his shells!

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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69 reviews 69 reviews
26 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Don't forget your beach pass!! You need to buy one of these at a shop or fuel station before you go on to the beach.

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New Braunfels, Texas
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40 reviews 40 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Completely wild and natural. Sometimes seaweed up to your eyeballs other times, like today - pristine. There is always an abundance of trash - mostly due to ships - so bring some trash bags and pick some up. Just love it here!

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arizona
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

What a jewel! Undisturbed and pristine, the beach and ramada area was very clean. The individual ramadas on the beach are a big plus for picnics. The winds are pretty consistent and can result in blowing sand. We did note jellyfish in the waters which prevented us from swimming. The water was clear and warm though and was nice to... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Plenty of beach to explore but get there early to claim a covered table. Gift shop & exploration stations make for nice little outing or moment of relaxation while exploring!! Great way to explore the TX Coast!!

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