Pleasure Island Bridge Half Marathon

Pleasure Island Bridge Half Marathon

Run the Pleasure Island Bridge in Port Arthur Take that runner’s high to the top at the Pleasure Island Bridge Half Marathon, Nov. 4, 2017, in Port Arthur, Texas. This steep challenge takes runners 138 feet above the Sabine-Neches canal for that can’t-be-beat high....
Take a kid fishing in Port Arthur!

Take a kid fishing in Port Arthur!

Want to take a kid fishing? Port Arthur is a great place to do that. Sea Rim State Park offers kid fishing events and shore fishing clinics on a regular basis, and Sabine Lake is where the Elite Redfish Series has been launching for tournament fishing. Outdoor Empire...
Bird Photographer Jim Foster on PA birding

Bird Photographer Jim Foster on PA birding

  Author and photographer Jim Foster said we could share a blog noting a few things about why he “fell in love” with Port Arthur. JimFosterOutdoorPhotos.com PORT ARTHUR  —  By Jim Foster Located in Southeast Texas near the border between Louisiana and...
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...
Sea Rim State Park

Sea Rim State Park

Spring migration is going on at  Sea Rim State Park. Birders enjoy Sea Rim as much as the shore birds do Bird lovers will also enjoy Sabine Woods, and McFaddin National Wildlife Refuge. Both are just down the road from Sea Rim, where the gulf meets the marsh. Rent a...