Jetty Park

Jetty Park is a county park where the Colorado River meets the Gulf of Mexico. If you want to access west beach on the other side of the Colorado, paddle up river or fish the shoreline, this is the place. There is a beach on the river side that is great for fishing, or launching a kayak. You can also fish the surf between the jetties. Currents and waves at the mouth of the jetties can be dangerous, so don’t paddle out on a rough day and don’t swim in this area. Also watch out for algae on the rocks, it is very slippery. 

Jetty Park can be a dangerous place to swim or wade. There is a no swimming zone starting at the western jetty that extends 400 yards to the east of the pier. Dangerous rip currents and undertows are almost always present in this area and you should never enter the water here. Additionally, currents in the river are variable due to tides. Use caution in this area.

Getting There:

From Matagorda drive south on FM 2031 across the bridge. Drive all the way to the end of FM 2031 where it dead ends into Jetty Park.
Coordinates: 28.5947877,-95.979953

Parking & facilities:

There is paved parking in the parking lot and parking on the beach. There are bathrooms, covered picnic tables and trash cans. Camping is allowed. There is no usage fee for Jetty Park.

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It’s always fun todo a little beach combing for sea glass.#tropicalmaniac #matagordabeach #Matagorda #texas

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Beautiful 💕❤️

These are some of our Matagorda finds

Love that Beach 🏖

I love Matagorda! Haven’t found any sea glass there yet, maybe one day.

Wish I had ride I would be there every day. I do walk on Sunday's. On good Sunday's just not many of them

Jeff coney!

I always look for beach glass....have found a little...found quite a bit in Sargent and some on the Colorado as well

Yes it is.

My little collection from our first time visiting!

Nice find! 💕

These were my Matagorda beach treasures from Saturday.

Love to collect sea shells

My fav!!!

Lucky!

Found this yesterday

This is all from Matagorda over the years.

SHHHHH. Don’t tell everybody. Keep it out little secret

Some of my glass and coral over the years.

Love Matagorda glass! Got me a truckload! 😂

Debbie Crawford

Look at you go!!!!!! Jackpot with out the metal detector!

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Happy New Years Eve! Our friends over at the Tropical Maniacs of Matagorda Foundation are working to make sure our beach is cleaner next year.

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That’s awesome! It’s so great that you value this amazing, hidden treasure! I LOVE this beach ♥️

Great!!!

Thank you!!!

Yay! Thank you for making my beach a whole lot better!

Awesome!

This is a wonderful gift. I do wish people would just take care of their own debris while visiting the ⛱ beach..

Awesome...thank you. You are appreciated...

That’s fantastic. Great for Gorda

Well done! Most excellent! Thanks for all you do!

I couldn’t agree more our visitors need to clean up their area before they pack up and leave. Y’all have a safe and prosperous New Year

AWESOME! Thank you Cinco Davant & Friends!!

Very nice, now if everyone just picks up their own trash, this will last longer

Well done!

I'd take that full time job

This is awesome. Thanks fellow Maniacs for yalls donations!! Where and who will be responsible for this equipment? Hope not the county.

Thank you so much for all you do👏Is there anyway this machine can filter out the tumbled sea glass to save for me?😁🐟🐬😆

Charlie Shaw . Looks like the same one they where using in Mexico

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Bonfire on the beach....tonight. Stop by if you see the fire...

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Are you on my beach bro my dad and uncle built tjepiet and the jetties on that beach.

My favorite beach in Texas

On my way

Hell yeah! 🔥🤙

It looks beautiful

Beautiful

That can’t be our beach

Is that a photo from today? Water looks gorgeous!

Wish I wasn't 6 hrs away😥

Frank Morales

Shelley Waters

We were just there!

Rorey Walters Emily Anderson Walters Holly Schoenfeldt We gotta get our travel trailers down there

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