Smith Ranch Kennels is located in Los Fresnos, Texas...
a perfect spot for your four-legged friend to play while relaxing at South Padre
Our phone number is 956-233-5553 in case you need help finding us.
SMITH RANCH KENNELS
FROM EXPRESSWAY 77
You will exit at the San Benito water tower onto Farm Road 510 (to South Padre
Island, Port Isabel and Bayview), passing under the expressway, through a 3-way
stop and to the stop light at Business 77. Continue straight to the stop sign,
approximately 1 mile and turn right, still continuing on FM 510 for 10 miles.
You will go through several flashing lights as you do. Turn at the sign for Smith
Ranch Kennels onto Smith Ranch Road.
If you miss that turn you may continue
to the next exit, heading into Los Fresnos on Hwy 100. At the traffic light (within
the city limits) at the intersection of Highway 100 and Farm Road 1847, turn left.
Stay on Farm Road 1847 for approximately 4 miles until you reach another intersection
with a 4-way stop, that will be Farm Road 510. Turn to the right for approximately
2 miles. You will see a yellow flashing light at the junction of Farm Road 510
and Farm Road 3069 but DO NOT turn there. Stay on Farm Road 510 for one tenth
of a mile further and on the right side of the road, you will see an asphalt or
black top driveway bearing a street sign that reads: Smith Ranch ROAD and a sign
that reads: Smith Ranch KENNELS.
You will not be able to see the kennel
from the road, but come on down the driveway (approximately 700 feet) and someone
will come out to meet you.
Going on to South Padre?
To continue on
to South Padre Island from Smith Ranch Kennels, turn right out of the driveway
staying on Farm Road 510 for approximately 10 miles. (After passing a new golf
course, you will go through a small community called Laguna Vista.) At the stop
light,turn left and stay on Highway 100, which will take you across the causeway
right on to South Padre Island. Again, watch your speed in Laguna Vista and Port
Isabel. They strictly enforce their speed limits.
TO SMITH RANCH KENNELS
FROM SOUTH PADRE ISLAND
coming from South Padre Island, stay on Highway 100 until you reach the stop light
at Laguna Vista, which is Farm Road 510. Stay on Farm Road 510 for 8 miles. You'll
come to a 4-way stop in a community called Bayview. Continue straight on Farm
Road 510 for 2 more miles and we're on the left side of the road, opposite an
orange mailbox. Come all the way down the driveway and someone will come out to
Note: If you go under the flashing yellow light, you have gone about
400 feet too far.
SMITH RANCH KENNELS
FROM BROWNSVILLE VIA PAREDES LINE
Take Paredes Line Road (Farm Road 1847) north to Los Fresnos.
At the traffic light at the intersection of Hwy 100 in Los Fresnos, continue on
Farm Road 1847 for 4 more miles until you reach Farm Road 510 which is a 4-way
stop. Turn right and continue on for 2.1 miles. When you reach a flashing yellow
light, slow down but DO NOT turn there. You will turn right at the next paved
road to the right. Look for our sign: Smith Ranch Kennels and our street sign:
Smith Ranch ROAD.