East Matagorda Bay Paddlesports Park @ Rudasill’s Cut

The Bay City Port Authority purchased the land around Rudasill’s cut. They have opened a small parking area and launch to the public for paddlecraft only. Β This is a good area to paddle out to East Matagorda Bay.

Getting There:

From Matagorda head south on FM 2031 across the bridge. Look for a parking area on the left, and a large sign.

Coordinates: 28.64449, -95.96477

Parking & Facilities

Rudacells Cut Put In There is a good amount of parking here, but please do not block the launch area. You should unload your kayak and gear and move your vehicle out of the way so other paddlers have easy access.

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