Camping at the Padre Island National Seashore
Padre Island National Seashore has tent camping and R.V. camping sites available
on the Gulf of Mexico
side of North Padre Island. At the Bird Island Basin camping by
the the Laguna Madre (or the backside of the Island) is available. Additionally
camping is available on either North Beach or South Beach with primitive camping
at Yarbourgh Pass (four wheel drive required). All campsites require a permit
and are limited to a 14 day stay with a 48 hour break between stays.