Corpus Christi, TX is a Death Defying City
Didn't know about Texas' surfing culture? The Corpus Christi, TX, area along the Coastal Bend gets some of the best waves in Texas. While there are plenty of secluded spots, the premier surfing spot is also the biggest party beach: Bob Hall Pier, which produces consistently perfect waves. On North Padre Island, waves are usually waist to head high. Corpus Christi is a premier destinations for wind sports such as kite boarding and wind surfing due to it having one of the highest average wind speeds of coastal cities in North America. Regular surfing is one thing, but thrill-seekers around here have a tendency to grab their board during the frequent tropical storms and even hurricanes coming in off the Gulf of Mexico. Lucky for us, they also record their breathtaking adventures.