For those who drive to the Abbey and use a GPS system, you must input the intersection of the Abbey on the system — Scout's Path and Blackbear Dr. You can also obtain directions using Google Maps or follow the directions below.


From: Corpus Christi Airport (CRP) | Dallas | Houston | New Orleans | San Antonio

Corpus Christi Airport (CRP) (1 1/4 hour )

  • Depart CRP [Corpus Christi International Airport] on local road(s) (North-East)
  • Bear RIGHT (East) onto International Dr
  • Turn RIGHT (East) onto Agnes St [SR-44 E]
  • Merge onto Agnes St [Ceasar Chavez Memorial Pky]
  • Take Ramp (LEFT) onto SR-44 towards TX-44 / TX-358 / I-37 / Padre Island / Shoreline Blvd
  • Take Ramp (LEFT) onto SR-358 [N Padre Island Dr] towards TX-358 / I-37 / Shoreline Blvd
  • Take Ramp (LEFT) onto I-37 towards I-37 / San Antonio
  • Take 37 North all the way to exit #47 (Swinney Switch and 534)
  • Turn left onto 534 at the stop sign and go to Dinero for 3.3 miles
  • Turn left at Dinero still on 534 and go 8.7 miles to 534/3162 junction
  • Turn left onto 534 and go 2 miles to 3162 (on the right is 534 Mesquite Bar and Grill)
  • Turn left onto 3162 to go 1.3 miles to Ranger Road
  • Turn right onto Ranger Road and go 1.4 miles to Blackbear
  • Turn left onto Blackbear and go 0.3 of a mile to Scout's Path
  • Turn right on Scout's Path and go till you run into the Abbey


Directions from Dallas (6 hours)

  • Take I-35 South to 37 South
  • Take 37 South all the way to exit #47 (Swinney Switch and 534)
  • Take exit #47 unto FM 3024 for 1.7 miles to a 4-way stop sign
  • Turn right onto 534 at the stop sign and go to Dinero for 3.3 miles
  • Turn left at Dinero still on 534 and go 8.7 miles to 534/3162 junction
  • Turn left onto 534 and go 2 miles to 3162 (on the right is 534 Mesquite Bar and Grill)
  • Turn left onto 3162 to go 1.3 miles to Ranger Road
  • Turn right onto Ranger Road and go 1.4 miles to Blackbear
  • Turn left onto Blackbear and go 0.3 of a mile to Scout's Path
  • Turn right on Scout's Path and go till you run into the Abbey


Directions from Houston (3 hours)

  • Take 59 South to 37 South
  • Continue on 59 South towards Laredo (Do not take 77 South towards Corpus Christi, but continue on 59 South until you reach 37 South.)
  • Take 37 South all the way to exit #47 (Swinney Switch and 534)
  • Take exit #47 unto FM 3024 for 1.7 miles to a 4-way stop sign
  • Turn right onto 534 at the stop sign and go to Dinero for 3.3 miles
  • Turn left at Dinero still on 534 and go 8.7 miles to 534/3162 junction
  • Turn left onto 534 and go 2 miles to 3162 (on the right is 534 Mesquite Bar and Grill)
  • Turn left onto 3162 to go 1.3 miles to Ranger Road
  • Turn right onto Ranger Road and go 1.4 miles to Blackbear
  • Turn left onto Blackbear and go 0.3 of a mile to Scout's Path
  • Turn right on Scout's Path and go till you run into the Abbey


Directions from New Orleans (9 hours)

  • Take I-10 west to 59 South
  • Take 59 South to 37 South
  • Take 37 South all the way to exit #47 (Swinney Switch and 534) Take exit #47 unto FM 3024 for 1.7 miles to a 4-way stop sign
  • Turn right onto 534 at the stop sign and go to Dinero for 3.3 miles
  • Turn left at Dinero still on 534 and go 8.7 miles to 534/3162 junction
  • Turn left onto 534 and go 2 miles to 3162 (on the right is 534 Mesquite Bar and Grill)
  • Turn left onto 3162 to go 1.3 miles to Ranger Road
  • Turn right onto Ranger Road and go 1.4 miles to Blackbear
  • Turn left onto Blackbear and go 0.3 of a mile to Scout's Path
  • Turn right on Scout's Path and go till you run into the Abbey


Directions from San Antonio (2 hours)

  • Take 37 South from San Antonio heading for Corpus Christi all the way to exit #47 (Swinney Switch and 534)
  • Take exit #47 unto FM 3024 for 1.7 miles to a 4-way stop sign.
  • Turn right onto 534 at the stop sign and go to Dinero for 3.3 miles
  • Turn left at Dinero still on 534 and go 8.7 miles to 534/3162 junction
  • Turn left onto 534 and go 2 miles to 3162 (on the right is 534 Mesquite Bar and Grill)
  • Turn left onto 3162 to go 1.3 miles to Ranger Road
  • Turn right onto Ranger Road and go 1.4 miles to Blackbear
  • Turn left onto Blackbear and go 0.3 of a mile to Scout's Path
  • Turn right on Scout's Path and go till you run into the Abbey