Padre Island National Seashore PINS nature trail

Ready to take a break from the indoors and step outside for some fresh air? If you’re already in Corpus Christi and want to work out, here are some great gym alternatives that are social distancing compliant.  


Enjoy a low impact, casual stroll amongst the 2 miles of nature trails at the Oso Bay Wetlands Preserve (open dawn ‘til dusk).

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Enjoy the bay breeze for a longer stroll along the Corpus Christi Downtown Seawall that stretches 4.2 miles round-trip from Art Museum of South Texas to Emerald Beach Hotel.  

Seawall - Blue Ghost


Pick up the intensity and challenge your incline skills by running the hills at Cole Park.  


Explore 4 Southside Corpus Christi parks while jogging along the mile-long Schanen Hike & Bike Trail.  


Practice your favorite yoga poses at Bird Island Basin or Malaquite Beach at the Padre Island National Seashore. With wide open spaces and just the sounds of mother nature, PINS is a social distancing wonderland.  



Bring your own surfboard and catch a wave at J.P. Luby Surf Park/North Packery Beach on Mustang Island



Throw on your roller blades or grab your skateboard and enjoy the 1.5 mile long beachwalk on North Beach.  

North Beach


BONUS: All these options are free and dog-friendly!