State Highway 361

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SH 361 replaced Park Road 53 from Padre Island northward onto Mustang Island. The state highway forms a 34.70-mile arc from coastal Corpus Christi through Mustang Island State Park, Port Aransas, Aransas Pass, Ingleside and SH 35 at Portland.

Texas State Highway 361 North
SH 361 leaves South Padre Island Drive and begins its northeast route. Photo taken 12/29/08.
Texas 361 spans Packery Channel between Padre Island and Mustang Island. Photo taken 12/29/08.
Several passes flow between Laguna Madre and the Gulf of Mexico. Drivers cross over Corpus Christi Pass, signed here as 1852 Pass in this scene. Photo taken 12/29/08.
Entering Mustang Island State Park on Texas 361 north. Photo taken 12/29/08.
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A ferry shuttles vehicles across Corpus Christi Channel between the city of Port Aransas and Harbor Island. Signs advise motorists of the ferry service operation after SH 361 leaves Mustang Island State Park. Photos taken 12/29/08.
Northbound at Beach Access Road 2 on Texas 361. Photo taken 12/29/08.
Texas 361 northbound reassurance shield posted after Beach Access Road 2. Photo taken 12/29/08.
Approaching the city limits of Port Aransas, a community of over 4,000. Photo taken 12/29/08.
Continuing through Port Aransas along Allister Street on Texas 361 north. Photo taken 12/29/08.

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12/29/08 by Justin Cozart

Page Updated 01-20-2009.