Emergency Information

If you have a life threatening emergency, immediately call 911 and let them know what type of emergency you have and that you are located on Matagorda Beach. Try and be very specific about your location. If you just say you are on the beach, it will be hard to find you.

Matagorda beach is a remote location especially as you head further down the beach. If you have a medical emergency at the top of the beach and need an ambulance, it will be over an hour before you get to the hospital.  It can take much longer if you are down beach. Keep this in mind before doing anything stupid or if you have a pre-existing medical condition. Also travel with an adequate first aid kit and be prepared to handle emergencies on your own for a while until help arrives.

Local Law Enforcement & EMS

Dial 911 for all emergencies
Sheriff’s Department Non-Emergency (979) 245-5526
US Coast Guard Houston/Galveston Sector 281-464-4800

Beach Towing

Matagorda Offroad & Recovery Facebook Page

Jackson Services 979-244-1831

Facebook Posts

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2 weeks ago
Matagorda Beach

We have another beach report out ahead of the weekend. Don't forget to drop in to a yoga class Saturday morning with yogaoutside.tv. ... See MoreSee Less

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We just visited 7/25 - 7/28, and the beach was great! We do not have a 4x4, so it was nice to drive right on the beach. We parked very close to the entrance and then backed down towards the water. No crowds was the best part!

Had a great time this past week, no problems!!

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1 month ago
Matagorda Beach

We have a late but quick beach report for you today. More to come on the beach rake. Stay tuned but please comment and let us know what you think! ... See MoreSee Less

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Always enjoy these beach reports

Thanks , Clay!! Also, Tropical Maniac !!

THIS IS AWESOME. We desperately need a beach rake.

Good dsy ahead. ENJOY.

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1 month ago
Matagorda Beach

Happy 4th of July! Please be safe on the beach today. Life Jacket loaners are available at the Harbor Bait and Tackle Shop.⚠️Galveston Beach Patrol is reporting red flag conditions for strong rip currents at area beaches today.

A HIGH Rip Current Risk is in effect through this evening. Use extreme caution if entering the water, and swim near a lifeguard.
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Happy 4th of July! Please be safe on the beach today. Life Jacket loaners are available at the Harbor Bait and Tackle Shop.

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Can people pop fireworks on the beach in Matagorda

Melissa Kayy

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