Harbor Oaks Blog

Fishing with Shad in Rockport

From April to late June, fishing with shad is very effective for Red Fish and an occasional trout. Look for schools of shad in the Shrimp boat channel, Conn Brown Harbor, the intracoastal and my favorite, Little Bay. Pelicans are great indicators of schools of Shad below. I’m pretty sure it’s their favorite food. I…
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harbor oaks boat ramp closing

COVID 19 Update – Harbor Oaks Boat Ramp Closing

Effective today, Monday March 30, the Harbor Oaks boat ramp will be closed to all users until further notice.  A chain and padlock will be installed at the boat ramp gate this afternoon to eliminate boat ramp access. Cameras are already in place to discourage attempts to disable the lock or gate mechanism.  Rockport Police have…
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covid 19 statement

COVID 19 Statement from the Harbor Oaks Property Owners Association

Harbor Oaks Friends and Neighbors, I hope everyone is staying safe and healthy during this unprecedented pandemic. These past couple of weeks, we have received news that has changed our lives.  Businesses implementing work from home, schools closing for an unforeseeable time, gyms, libraries, restaurants, places of worship, all closed to help prevent the spread…
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This article was sourced from Texas Dove Hunters’ Magazine For Janie and me, it was the long awaited opening of the Texas, South Zone, dove season.  The North and Central zones having begun roughly three weeks earlier, had left us “chomping at the bit” to begin our season. Those of us south of a line…
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winter fishing in rockport

Winter fishing in Rockport

Winter fishing in Rockport. Fishing the super low tides has been awesome. The number of boats have been down. For these meat haul trips fish holes on the edge of big flats where the fish have to retreat to when the tide level falls. Unlike summer months when the water is hot; Redfish and Drum…
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Harbor Oaks Rockport Annual Meeting

Harbor Oaks 2020 Annual Property Owner Association Meeting

The 2020 Harbor Oaks Property Owner Association Annual Meeting will take place Sunday February 9th, 2020 at 2pm.  The meeting will be held at the Aransas County Women’s Club. Click here for directions

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High tides bring good fishing

The Fall and Spring Equinox almost always bring higher than normal tides. The people in Rockport fishing along Fulton Beach Road know that this is a prime time to fish Little Bay. I enjoy fishing shell reefs under these conditions. Shrimp and a popping cork works great north of town…ie ( Carlos, Mesquite, Copano, St…
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hummerbird festival 2019

Hummerbird Festival 2019 was a big success!

Hummerbird Festival was a success! As you’ll see in the article linked below, people really did flock to Rockport-Fulton this past weekend for the Hummerbird Festival!  The weather turned out to be great, such a blessing since the last 2 years this event has faced hurricanes and flooding.  How have the hummingbird numbers been at…
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coyotes in harbor oaks

Neighborhood Alert: Coyotes in Harbor Oaks

A report was sent in from resident Ben Jones, he has observed multiple signs of large canine wild diet scat. It appears this may be from a Coyote or Coyotes. His yard is near the Harbor Oaks Boat ramp. He also spotted a Coyote near Bellinos Restaurant a few months ago. If you have small…
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seafair 2019

Save the date for Seafair 2019

The 45th Annual Rockport Fulton Seafair is coming up soon! The Rockport-Fulton Seafair 2019 Festival, is four days of family-friendly festival fun on October 10, 11, 12 and 13, 2019. Sea-a-Bration This year, a Sea-A-Bration Celebration Party will take place Wednesday, October 9. Yes, it’s a big deal! Make plans to sip, dine and dance your way through a…
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