Padilla Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve is a research facility studying ecological importance of preserving coastlines, rivers and streams. Apart from educational tours around the facility, you can visit it to unwind as well. Climb and walk around the calm trails through the reserve while observing the flora and fauna around the place. The picturesque views of the peaceful bay can be seen from the observation deck inside the facility. For a little more fun, go kayaking in the azure bay waters.