You came to Port Aransas for Texas warmth, fun, and the sand and water at the beach along the Gulf of Mexico. Enjoy all things water and beach when you head out on a boating adventure. Whether you’ve brought your own vessel or you’re renting one, there’s plenty of boating in Port Aransas for a good time on the water. Keep in mind that anyone born on or after September 1, 1993, must complete a boater education class to operate personal watercrafts or any vessel higher than 15 hp.
Dennis Dryer Municipal Harbor & Port Aransas Marina
Located at 301 JC Barr Blvd, the harbor is linked with Roberts Point Park. Launch your vessel from any of the eight boat ramps, then rent a slip either short term or long term (access to the shower facilities) so you can always be ready at a moment’s notice. Other amenities include a captain’s lounge, fish cleaning station, ice, laundry facilities, a floating dock, and public restrooms.
There are a number of boat rental companies in Port A. Rent by the hour, day, or for the length of your visit. Contact the company of your choice and reserve the vessel that’s right for you and your group. Ask about including water toys like tubes, water skis, wakeboards, and more to make your day or days on the water ones to remember. You must abide by Texas state laws regarding boating safety. Anyone born on or after September 1, 1993, must obtain a boating safety certificate before renting or driving any watercraft.
Places to Go Boating in Port Aransas
You may want to get out on the open water of the Gulf, but there are plenty of other places to explore on your voyage. If you rent a vessel, ask for tips on the best spots, and make sure to add Mustang Island State Park, Port Aransas Beach, San Jose Island, or the North Padre Island National Seashore to your places to scope out.
Explore Port A By Boat
While you’re booking your boat rental or marina slip for your boating in Port Aransas for vacation, make sure to book a stay in a vacation rental provided by The Dunes. You’ll enjoy easy access to the beach and the crashing waves of the Gulf and the many other places where you’ll want to anchor or enjoy water sports. We offer one-bedroom units all the way up to three bedrooms for your larger boating party. Pack a picnic or prepare any other meal in the unit’s fully equipped kitchen. After plenty of fun in the sun and on the water, relax in a spacious living area. Enjoy the view from the private balcony or patio or spend some time near the pool.
Contact us today book your stay in Port A for the boating adventure of a lifetime!