Mustang Island / J P Luby Park (Zahn Road, Access 3A 1)

Continent
North America
Country
Texas (USA)
Next Big City
Corpus Christi
Next Town
Flour Bluff
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
Currents, Mole
Quality:
No information
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Small to medium waves. The surf is sailable year round, but is best from April through August, early mornings or late afternoons. Beware of strong currents. Keep distance from the channel outlet and mole.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Big
Hazards:
Cars
Beach Users:
None

Long sandy beach, but not very wide. Concrete to the north, better ride south of the access. Cars on the beach.

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, June, July
Wind Type:
Thermal, Frontal
Best Direction:
NE, SE
Main Direction:
NE, SE

Average wind speed of 15-17 mph. This condition prevails all summer.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
No walk

From Corpus Christi drive east on 358 onto North Padre Island. Stay on the main road and turn left onto Zahn Road and drive onto the beach. Park on the beach.

Extra information

Rules
Fees

A beach parking permit is required.

Nightlife

In Corpus Christi you will find nightlife.