Mission has a wide variety of recreation available to outdoor enthusiasts, including public parks, golf courses, and world-class fishing and hunting opportunities, as well as kayaking, mountain biking, paintball and boating.
For those who enjoy the tranquility of nature, Mission offers some of the most spectacular locations for birding and butterfly watching on earth! The Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park/World Birding Center and the National Butterfly Center have created havens for the special species unique to the area, and invite birders and naturalists to their sites by offering viewing stations, watching towers, interpretive centers, and various programs.
In addition, fans of spectator sports can find a variety of nearby teams to support. We invite you to experience the abundant sights, sounds and outdoor adventures Mission offers!