Mustang Island State Park
17047 State Hwy 361
Port Aransas, TX 78373
State Park: Bike, Birding, Camp, Fish, Hike, Picnic, Walk, Water Sports
Mustang Island is a coastal barrier island with a unique and complicated ecosystem, dependent upon sand dunes. Coastal dunes are the product of wind-deposited sand anchored by sparse mats of vegetation. The height of well-vegetated dunes may reach 35 feet, though 15-20 feet is average.