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