At Mustang Island State Park, families enjoy a serene environment for camping, shell collecting, and nature watching on five miles of coastline. Mustang Island also can be the place for those seeking thrills and adventures. Local guides in nearby Port Aransas will help you get ready to skydive, parasail or surf this awesome island. If relaxing is more your speed, relax on the beach, fish, identify birds, and explore the nature around you. Geocaching is a popular activity here. If you are looking for a different kind of workout try paddling the Mustang Island State Park Paddling Trail. The 20 miles of trails pass through some of the best shallow-water fishing areas in Texas.