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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4 weeks ago
Matagorda Beach

The lighted boat parade is coming up. ... See MoreSee Less

The lighted boat parade is coming up.

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Is there a route map for it?

What annual is it now? Maybe 17 or 18?

Hi...will you have another beach report any time soon? We are visiting next week and have not been able to get our SUV on the beach for at least a year. We have a four wheel drive now and are in hopes we can get on the beach next week. Thanks!

Do they still have the fireworks show after the Matagorda Lighted Boat Parade?

I remember when we went , fun !

Jason wish we could go!!

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2 months ago
Matagorda Beach

We have a quick beach report out ahead of a beautiful weekend with a number of events going on. Hope to see you tonight for the Austin Gregory show at Pluggers Pub. ... See MoreSee Less

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When is your next beach report? Thanks!

2 months ago
Matagorda Beach

Things to do in Gorda during the slow season.Check out some fun things happening in October in Matagorda! #eatlocaleatoften #shoplocal #matagordatx ... See MoreSee Less

Things to do in Gorda during the slow season.
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