Rockport Texas Boating

Info about Marinas, Piers and Excursions

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Rockport Area Harbors & Marinas

  • Cove Harbor -  Situated along Highway 35, Cove Harbor provides immediate access to the Intercoastal Canal (ICW) and a convenient locale to experience Aransas Bay, Estes Flats, the Gulf of Mexico, and Redfish Bay. Cove Harbor is a full-service marina featuring 470-plus drystack boat storage facilities and 180-plus wetslips. Non-Ethanol gasoline and diesel fuel are available onsite, and a marketplace and deli offers prepared foods, beer, wine, snacks, refreshments, and fishing and boating supplies and accessories. A new 5,000 square-foot marina-side event center and RV park and clubhouse are coming soon.
  • Fulton Harbor - Fulton Harbor is located in downtown Fulton, Texas. Historically, Fulton Harbor has been a commercial fishing boat harbor, but in recent years it has become more and more popular as a recreational boat harbor. Two bait stands are available at Fulton Harbor. In addition, several restaurants and public restrooms are all within walking distance. A public fishing pier is also situated at an adjacent park.  
  • Rockport Harbor -  Offering eight boat slips, Rockport Harbor is a charming harbor complete with a historic lighthouse. Public restroom, private shower, and laundry facilities are all onsite. Taxi service available. You can eaily walk to numerous restaurants and attractions, including the Aquarium at Rockport Harbor and Maritime Museum. 

Rockport Area Boat Ramp & Piers

  • Copano Causeway Pier & Ramp – Located off of Hwy 35 N, the Copano Causeway Pier & Ramp straddles the Copano Bay and Aransas Bay. Facilities include a bait shop and well-lit cleaning tables. Open 24-7.  Admission $3.00 per pole.
  • Cove Harbor Marina Ramps – Situated along Business Hwy 35 S., Cove Harbor Marina Ramps offers two access ramps, fueling facilities, restrooms, cleaning table, and restaurant. 
  • Fulton Harbor Pier – Take Fulton Beach Road to access Fulton Harbor Pier. Features include a well-lit cleaning table. Fulton Harbor Pier is open 24 hours. Admission $3 per pole. Pole rental $5 + $3 fee.
  • Fulton Harbor Ramp – Located in the south of Fulton Harbor, the ramp puts you close to restaurants and bait shops.
  • Goose Island State Park & Pier – Turn on Park Road 13 in North Rockport to reach the Goose Island State Park & Pier, which is open 24 hours and offers lighted, wooden, lighted pier access, cleaning table, and restrooms. Admission $5/person. 361-729-2858
  • Sandollar Marina Ramp – Take Fulton Beach Road to access Sandollar Marina Ramp, where you'll find one well-lit ramp, cleaning tables, and restaurant.
  • Rockport Beach Park Ramps – Situated off of Business Hwy 35 in Rockport, the Rockport Beach Park Ramps' admission is $5 daily or $20 annually. Cleaning table and restrooms onsite. 
  • Rockport Beach Park Piers – The North Pier is accessed through the entrance booth to the beach and down to the north end. This pier is wooden and restrooms are available. $5 per vehicle admission at entrance booth or purchase an annual beach park pass/sticker. To access the South Pier take a right after the entrance. Concrete pier, no fees. Caution: deep waters!
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Rockport Boating Excursions

Based out of Fulton Harbor, Rockport Birding & Kayak Adventures offers of a range of sea-fairing activities from sea kayaking rentals and instruction to dolphin watching, and sunset cruises. Renowned for Don't miss this opportunity to explore the Texas Gulf with local experts.