The Laughlin AFB Outdoor Recreation Area and boat ramp, collectively named Southwinds Marina, are located on Lake Amistad, one of the larger, clearer lakes in Texas. The recreation area is located off of Highway 90 West and Spur 349.
Southwinds Marina offers a variety of outdoor activities. The marina rental facility has reasonably priced boat rentals. Rentals include fishing boats, bass boats, pontoon boats, ski boats, and deck boats.