Bird Counts good in PA

Bird Counts good in PA

Love birding? We sure do in Port Arthur. Sea Rim State Park and Sabine Woods are top picks. Come visit any time of year. Some of our area’s birders associated with the Golden Triangle Audubon Society, went into the field for Christmas Bird Counts. The group reported...
Christmas at Sea Rim State Park

Christmas at Sea Rim State Park

Christmas morning at Sea Rim State Park? It’s doable. The park is open daily for campers and visitors.  Several spent Thanksgiving at Sea Rim. Bryan Hein, the park’s customer service representative, said he expects them for Christmas, too. “More...
Joplin exhibit an Austin Chronicle Day Trip

Joplin exhibit an Austin Chronicle Day Trip

Day Trips: Janis Joplin’s Porsche in Port Arthur Museum of Gulf Coast wants the Lord to buy them a Porsche   Gerald E. McLeod, Day Trips, The Austin Chronicle, took a trip to Port Arthur. Here’s the story:     Janis Joplin’s 1965...
Suffient for Lifesaving

Suffient for Lifesaving

Life at sea is as perilous as it is adventurous. Museum of the Gulf Coast will feature “Sufficient for Lifesaving,” a temporary exhibit that looks at the evolution of devices from the Lifesaving Service, and later the U.S. Coast Guard. The exhibit will be from Nov. 14...
Meet Gulf Coast Charlie

Meet Gulf Coast Charlie

Gulf Coast Charlie is the same big, toothy, guy as he was before. But now this green fella, checking in at about 1,000 pounds, has a name. Jenny Noack won the Museum of the Gulf Coast’s Name the Gator contest for the grinning gator who greets guests as one of...
#birding in Port Arthur!

#birding in Port Arthur!

Fall migrants to Port Arthur include birds and the people who love to watch them. Sea Rim State Park and Sabine Woods are two hotspots that will get you all in bird habitat of the Upper Texas Gulf Coast. Birds love our boardwalks, marshes and Sabine Lake views.  ...