Tropic Winds RV Resort

1501 N. Loop 499
Harlingen, TX 78550

Ranger Station: (800) 458-6086

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Tropic Winds is located just one hour from the Mexican border and South Padre Island, where you can enjoy 19 miles of beautiful beaches. Fishing, golfing, dancing, tennis and an abundance of community activities exist in and around Tropic Winds. The resort offers both site-set housing and RV sites. Log into the Members Only section at www.1000trails.com to see the Usage Agreement for ELS Tropic Winds Resort. Usage Agreement for ELS Tropic Winds Resort has been extended through 2008! Tropic Winds has dedicated 40 sites for the exclusive use of TTN members. Reservations for Tropic Winds may be made via STARS (preserve number 279), online, or by calling (800) 288-7245. Please note this resort is subject to Thousand Trails High Use Restrictions from 1/1/2008 through 3/31/2008. Extended stay is available, but must be arranged through the resort directly. Rules for using Tropic Winds will be the same as any other TTN preserve. This usage arrangement with Tropic Winds will be offered through 2008. Please note all guest reservations must be made through ELS.


Campsites: 40 full hookups.

Member Amenities

Bocce ball, family center, horseshoes, library, lighted tennis courts, mini-golf, pool table, shuffleboard, swimming pool, volleyball court, Wi-Fi access.

Points of Interest

  • South Padre Island beaches
  • Mexico shopping
  • Gladys Porter Zoo
  • Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
  • National Shrine of Our Lady of San Juan del Valle
  • Iwo Jima Monument & Museum


GPS Coordinates: N 26° 12' 46.75"; W 97° 39' 47.35"