FM521 Park

521 Park is a small park with a boat Ramp and fishing dock on the Colorado River north of Matagorda. This is great site to put in for an all day paddle down river to Matagorda Beach. You can also fish from the dock, launch a boat, and camp here. If you are paddling from Riverside Park to Matagorda Beach this is a good spot to camp along the way. There is no usage fee.

 

 

 

 

 

Getting There:

The park is located about 4 miles west of Wadsworth. From Matagorda, take hwy 60 north to FM 521. Take a left and head west until you cross the Colorado River. The park entrance is on your left immediately after the bridge.
Coordinates:28.78745, -95.99622

Parking & Facilities:

There is paved parking at this site. The facilities include picnic sites, chemical toilet, playground, fishing piers and group pavilion.

 

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Thank you for your update! Pls be safe out there. Parents, parents, parents, pls watch your children and if in the water, put a life jacket on them. You can never be too safe. 🙏

Is the water safe to play in rt now

Ashley Dobos Hinze

Wanda Christy Melendez. Beach looks pretty good!

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Grace Zhong

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Beach sunsets Rock! #matagordabeach #matagorda #tropicalmaniac

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Home. How I miss it Karen Mecklenburg Petrosky

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Thank you for addressing the rip currents!! They are nothing to play with!

How are the mosquitoes down there lately?

Thanks for the report 👍🏻

yall gonna regret over advertising Matagorda, there is no more room for people in port aransas.

Thanks for report!

What about the bacteria levels? I saw the beach went to red.... should we be concerned about swimming?

Jason Lindemann can't wait!!!!!

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