Tag: Isla Blanca Park

Rio History: Rules of the Hunt

By STEVE HATHCOCK Special to the PRESS I have received several emails asking about metal detecting on the beaches of Padre Island. The laws on metal detecting are rather vague and for the most part, loosely enforced. I have been metal detecting on the beaches of Padre Island for over 20 years and have yet to …

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State Surfing Championships slated this Saturday

The Texas Gulf Surfing Association will be hosting the Texas State Surfing Championships at Isla Blanca Park Saturday, April 20, at 4:30 p.m. Contestants must surf three events, slots determined by ranking and number of competitors in a division. Dates and times of the event are subject to change due to the swells. TGSA’s mission …

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