The twin cities of Rockport and Fulton line the western shoreline of Aransas Bay along the Texas Gulf Coast, and we visit the area with our RV in this episode of Grand Adventure.
Tourism is a prosperous industry in the region, with visitors arriving to fish, bird or sight-see. Given the location of Aransas bay, shipping has always been a major industry. Following the Civil War, the meatpacking industry became a major source of income for ports on the bay, especially Rockport and Fulton.
We'll tour the area including the harbor, dining and the Fulton Mansion State Historic Site, while staying at Drifters Resort with full-hookup sites including cable TV and WiFi. Most of the park's RV sites are large enough to accommodate a boat trailer along with your RV. There's plenty of room between sites, and the grounds are meticulously manicured.
Filmed: October 13-15, 2019
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- Drifters Resort http://www.driftersresort.com/
- Rockport-Fulton Chamber of Commerce https://www.rockport-fulton.org/
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