Matagorda Beach Rules & Regulations

  • Driving on the beach requires a $10 beach vehicle permit.
  • Only registered vehicles are allowed on the beach. $50-500 fine. Golf carts and UTVs must be registered before they can be driven on the beach. Golf carts and UTVs are registered through the County Tax Assesors Office. You find the application and information here.
  • The beach is a state highway. All normal motor vehicle laws apply.
  • The official speed limit on the beach is 15mph.
  • Driving in the dunes or on vegetation is illegal & contributes to beach erosion.
  • No Glass Containers!
  • No swimming near the jetties or pier. There are strong currents in this area.
  • Camping is permitted with no additional fee. You may camp for up to 72 hours.
  • No Littering! Pack out all trash.
  • Do not park blocking the beach entrance.
  • Please enjoy one of the least crowded beaches on the Texas coast, and please leave it better than you found it.

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Looks like another great weekend at Gorda

Nora Dearing look how beautiful our beach looked today ...wow I have never seen it like that

Brian Rey Mendieta look how pretty it is right now

Maries Sweets mija show Adrian how pretty our beach looked

Omg Phillip Kleas let’s leave work and get Jase and go down there!!

Love hearing the ocean at work! Thank you!

Thank you. It is truly beautifiul.

So clear. Happy fishing

Love ❤ and missing this beach!!!

Barry McDonald wishing we were there!!

Victor Garcia Beautiful for this weekend!

and i am working 🙁

Beach looks awesome thanks for the report

Kyle Shane Richardson maybe take Kye depending how I’m feeling

Tammy Renee! We need to go!

Nice

Amy Norvell Look how clear

I'm on my way..I know the specks and reds hitting

OMG I want to go

Tish Barin look how pretty the beach is

Taz is inviting everyone

Hey guys! I plan on making a trip down there soon, must sent you a message asking for a little bit of info so I can be prepared. I'd appreciate it if you could take a look, thanks!

👍

Tracey Heard

Lisa Krobot

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Completely flooded at Townhomes now

The gate area is completely flooded ...

Step out there like Jim Cantore so we can really tell

How are the houses closest to the dunes? I can’t tell if the little lakes has flooded over Into the road

Thank you for your bravery. Have house in Sterling Shores. 🙏🙏🙏 Please stay safe😍

Stay safe, my generator kicked on the only power on Old RIVERBEND Rd

Matagorda Couny native here in Louisiana praying for safety for all

Prayers going up for all involved! Stay safe!!!

Oh gosh, Mary Lou...I sure hope your place is spared!!! Prayers coming your way!

Riding the Storm Out....Waiting on the Fall Out!!! REO Speedwagon!!

The storm is moving fast, can get organized....which is good....

Thanks for this update. Where are you filming from? We own Unit 9...at least the palms are being pruned...

Hoping it does not stay around or get worst

God Speed, Matagorda Beach. Prayers from DFW.

My sister and I own condo 43 and 44. We are on the dunes. Any info on those house over there? Matagorda Beach

You’re saying stay off the roads but here you are in the storm smh

Keep safe. Thank you for the viedo.

Be safe everyone

The waves breached the dunes?!

Be safe

Stay safe

Be Safe!

Be careful

Stay safe

Stay safe

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