Matagorda Bay Nature Park - LCRA Matagorda Bay Nature Park - LCRA

Renovation and construction projects are currently underway at Matagorda Bay Nature Park. The park is open and noise levels in some areas may be higher than normal. For more information, call 979-863-2603.

Burn ban in effect for Matagorda County.



Matagorda Bay Nature Park

6430 Farm to Market Road 2031, Matagorda, TX 77457

Activities and Amenities

Hours and Contact Info

Hours of operation:

Welcome Center and Gift Shop: 8 a.m.-5p.m.
Park: Daily (sunrise to sunset)

Contact

Reservations: 855-392-7638
Need more park info: 979-863-2603

Park Information

The coast is calling! Matagorda Bay Nature Park offers a wide range of recreation activities to choose from. Spot local wildlife, putt a hole-in-one, kayak the wetlands or join an adventure tour guided by one of our staffers. Bring your RV or stay with us overnight in one of our Airstreams for a unique beach retreat where the Colorado River meets the Gulf of Mexico.

  • 10 beach bungalows (coming soon)
  • 2 Airstream campers: sleeps up to 4 (includes heat and A/C, shower, restroom, kitchen and grill)
  • 12 campsites (RV full hookup)
  • 17 campsites (waterfront)
  • 24 campsites (preferred)
  • 5 campsites (pull through)
  • Restroom (flushing)
  • Showers
  • 24-hour bulk ice machine

Water Recreation

  • Boat ramp
    Non-motorized watercraft rentals
    Fishing
    Swimming

Outdoor Recreation

  • Beachcombing
    Bird viewing area
    Picnicking
  • Mini golf

Group Activities

  • Redfish Hall: Indoor, oceanfront space with capacity up to 100 people (includes A/C, heat and kitchen)

Pricing

Entrance

Adults – $5
Children (12 and younger) – Free
Disabled – $2
Seniors (65 and older) – $2

Lodging

Two park entrance fees are included in your stay.

Campsites:
  • Airstreams: $247.50/night (2 night minimum)
  • RV full hookup – $49.50
  • RV pull through – $55
  • RV waterfront – $63.80

Facilities and Equipment

Golf cart rentals:
      Available daily

 

      Visit

Ranch Water Rentals

    for details
Self-service non-motorized watercraft rentals:
Kayak rentals:
  • Per hour (2 hour minimum) – $10
  • Half day (4 hours) – $35
  • Full day (8 hours) – $50
  • 24 hours – $65
Beach chair rental:
  • Full day (8 hours) – $8
  • Weekly – $25
Beach wagon rental:
  • Full day (8 hours) – $12
  • Weekly – $45
Matagorda Bay Mini Golf:
  • 9 holes (1 round) – $8
  • 18 holes (2 rounds) – $14

Call 512-473-3366 for Red Fish Hall details.

Park Events

Crab Crawl

May 27, 2022

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Coastal Creations

May 28, 2022

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Paddle and Stroll

May 29, 2022

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