Spring migration to Port Arthur

Spring migration to Port Arthur

Scarlet tanagers appeared as flames on branches in Sabine Woods while cinnamon-toned American avocets bobbed in the surf for snacks at Sea Rim State Park. Spring migration makes Port Arthur a birding hot spot, as those on a FeatherFest field trip to the area recently...
FeatherFest Field Trip to Port Arthur

FeatherFest Field Trip to Port Arthur

Spring migration stops at Sabine Woods, Sea Rim State Park and McFaddin Wildlife Refuge highlight Glenn Olsen’s FeatherFest field trip the Port Arthur Convention & Visitors Bureau will host from 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, April 10. Hampton Inn & Suites is the...
South Texas Nature Guide: Free!

South Texas Nature Guide: Free!

  Members of the Golden Triangle Audubon Society received copies of the brand-new South Texas Guide to Birding and flipped to page 16. This section features Sabine Woods and Sea Rim State Park, Port Arthur area birding hotspots. They know our area is a critical...
Cattail Marsh features new boardwalk

Cattail Marsh features new boardwalk

Birding in Southeast Texas just got even better. Port Arthur features 5 miles of natural beach at Sea Rim State Park and Sabine Woods. Cattail Marsh in Beaumont is already a well-known hot spot, and now there’s a spectacular boardwalk to entice birders: The...
Port Arthur offers aquatic adventures

Port Arthur offers aquatic adventures

Mona L. Hayden  of “Louisiana Road Trips” visited Port Arthur for some aquatic fun. Here’s some of what she shared with readers: About 50 miles southwest of Lake Charles are sandy Gulf Coast beaches and marshlands that, along with the 90,000 acre...