Aransas County Navigation District

Development and Conservation of Aransas County's Waterways

Rockport Harbor

911 Navigation Circle Rockport, TX 78382 361-450-8123
24/7 Docking, and Emergency Assistance *** after-hours 361-385-0522

ATTENTION TRANSIENTS: All three of our harbors are at or nearing maximum capacity, please call 361-450-8123 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to inquire about slip availability and make a reservation Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m-5:00 p.m. 
Many slips may appear to be vacant but we have multiple boaters who have made reservations and are en route from other ports. 

Boat Slips and Transient Facilities

Click Below for more information:

     Welcome Letter

     Boat Slip Rates & Liveaboard Fees

     Liveaboard Policy and Rules


     Rockport Harbor Bait Stands

     Places to Go & Things To Do

     Birding in the Rockport Harbor Area

     Rockport Harbor Map (pdf format)

City Dock Fee

ACND boat slip clients may use the City Dock at no charge for not more than four (4) full or partial days per year, provided the boat slip tenant requests of the City Dock in advance of use. ACND boat slip clients who exceed their four days or partial days or who do not pre-arrange for use and non-ACND clients shall pay a daily fee of $0.45 per linear foot of boat or $12.00 per day or partial day, whichever is greater.


For Vessels sixty (60) feet and less in overall length as measured at the deck-line:                       
                     Daily (24 hours) ……………………….. $ 30.00                       
                     Weekly (7 days) ………………………...$120.00                       
                     Monthly (30 days) ……………………... $270.00 
For Vessels sixty-one (61) feet and longer in overall Length as measured at the deck-line:                       
                    Daily (24 hours) …………………….… $ 35.00                       
                    Weekly (7 days) ……………………..... $140.00                       
                    Monthly (30 days) …………………….. $315.00
IMPORTANT NOTICE! It is the policy of the ACND to actively and aggressively prosecute individuals who dock in our harbors without authorization! Transient boaters (visitors) are asked to register ( even if not paid) within two hours (2 hrs.) of arrival at an ACND Harbor. Call 1-361-729-6661 or after hours (24 hrs.) at 1-361-385-0525 or 1-361-385-0524. In the event that you cannot reach someone, leave a voice message on either phone (particularly the 385-0525 number), advising of your boat name, your name and the approximate location where you are docked. Thank you for visiting our Harbors.


View of Rockport Harbor from Lighthouse at The Texas Maritime Museum

Aransas County is the home of the Cities of Rockport and Town of Fulton. The Rockport/Fulton area is known as the "Charm Of The Texas Coast". You will find the locals to be friendly and helpful. The local Chamber of Commerce (located in the harbor area) has a wealth of information about festivals, and other local events. The Harbor is located in downtown Rockport, where you can find some of the best shopping in the area.

Local Attractions: Aquarium at Rockport Harbor, Maritime Museum, Rockport Center For the Arts, Rockport/Fulton Chamber of Commerce, Women's Club Of Rockport (open invitation to card players).

Water Directions: Rockport Harbor can be reached from the GCCW by heading to the mainland (west) from marker 49 on a heading of 309° magnetic. Water depth is about nine to ten feet with no distinct Rockport Channel Markers until you near the harbor. Head for the tallest microwave tower from marker 49, you will see the Maritime Museum Lighthouse in the distance. The harbor entrance is to the left (south) end of the harbor. For further assistance call 1-361-385-0524. VHF channel 16 is monitored during normal business hours and can be reached by hailing "The Aransas County Navigation District" (ACND) or "Rockport Harbor Master". Calling "Rockport Harbor" may get a response from the Rockport Yacht Club and/or the ACND.

On-Site Services: Public restroom facilities, with private transient shower and laundry facility. Taxi service available. Numerous hotels/motels and restaurants within walking distance of harbor.

Additional Information:

GPS: Lat. - 28.1.59 Long. - 97.3.19
VHF Channels: 16
Reservations: NO
Slips Available: eight (8)+
Total Slips: 126
Dock Type(s): Fixed
Dockside Services: Fresh Water, mixed; 20 amp, 30 amp, limited 50 amp electricity
Overnight Parking: YES
Shore Side Services: Restrooms, Showers, Laundry, Picnic Area, Playground, Public Phones, Sanitary Pumpout (free), birding tours, shopping
Pets Allowed: YES (Transient Only)
Provisioning: Ice, Bait/Tackle, Spirits, limited ships store
Office Services: US Mail, Copy Service, Fax, Free Internet Access
Transportation: Taxi, Bus Service
Aransas County Navigation District 911 Navigation Circle Rockport, Texas 78382 E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Phone: (361) 729-6661 Fax: (361) 729-8037
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