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Frontera Audubon

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1101 S Texas Blvd, Weslaco, TX 78596-7001
956 968-327
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Hidden but very nice!

We have been coming here weekly with our two small children. They offer a lot of activities that... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
Zynthia Z
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Fun time out with the family

We found this place by driving by and it was very nice. We wanted to do something other than go to... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
Matthew N
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“rare birds” (4 reviews)
“butterflies” (4 reviews)
“acres” (3 reviews)
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1101 S Texas Blvd, Weslaco, TX 78596-7001
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956 968-327
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We have been coming here weekly with our two small children. They offer a lot of activities that they have loved. One of them is the Pirate Walk where they are given a map with an "x" on it. The boys love to follow the...More

Thank Zynthia Z
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We found this place by driving by and it was very nice. We wanted to do something other than go to the movies and found this outdoor nature place. It was very nice and traquil and my family had a great time enjoying nature! We...More

Thank Matthew N
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I love this spot!! So much wonderful vegetation, beautiful birds, flowers...fairly level ground and lots of benches when you need to just sit and rest

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Highly vegetated walk with a few small ponds. Easy, short level walking. Much of the flora is labeled. The staff is friendly and helpful. Sept 30, 2016 mid afternoon was slow for birding.

Thank tjy06070
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Acres of varied terrain with almost unbelievable variety of birds. Extensive trails leading through dense undergrowth, open woodland, and pond area. Our guide was superb and identified the birds by their songs prior to seeing them. He could sing the song if you gave him...More

1  Thank Bugsy2
Reviewed 8 April 2016

A birding trip to the Weslaco area has to include a stop at Frontera Audubon. This well-maintained thicket has the usual local specialties and sometimes attracts rarities. It was so helpful that they extended the operating hours while the blue bunting and other rarities were...More

Thank MMofVT
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

We stopped by in mid afternoon mainly looking for the rare Blue Bunting. The staff was very helpful showing us where to look on a map although we didn't find it. That was ok. The center has a number of feeding stations to enjoy birds...More

Thank stazandgazer
Reviewed 19 March 2016

I visited for the first time on March 14, 2016. They are currently hosting a rare Blue Bunting (unfortunately I didn't see it on either of my visits). There are numerous feeding stations and water features throughout with lots of benches/chairs to sit on and...More

Thank jjcbird
Reviewed 16 March 2016

We spent our last day in S. Texas here and it was well worth it! There are many places to sit and wait for the rarities to show up and the extended hours help everyone get that chance. After waiting a long time for the...More

Thank SueBee46530
Reviewed 13 March 2016

We visited Frontera Audubon in search of rare birds. The staff were very accommodating in that extended hours were being offered seven days a week. The park is a wonderful place to enjoy the birdlife of South Texas.

Thank 135xpi
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