Beach Vehicle Permits

A beach vehicle permit is required if you want to drive onto Matagorda or Sargent beaches. Matagorda County beach vehicle permits are good on all beaches in the county and are good through December,31 of the year issued. Beach vehicle permits help to pay for parks, trash & bathroom facilities for our visitors.  Fines range from $50-$200 if you are caught driving on the beach without a permit.  You can purchase your permit at the vendors listed below.

Stanley’s Market
725 Market St
Matagorda, TX 77457
(979) 863-7613

LCRA Matagorda Bay Nature Park
6430 FM2031
Matagorda, TX 77457
(979) 863-2603

Matagorda Beach Rentals


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We went yesterday and had a fun day!

Thank you for sharing! Beautiful!

The weather is great and the moon is bright over the water tonight.....

I miss the 🏝

Beach looks great 👍🏻

Did you go?

Mee too!


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Breath taking

Looks just as nasty as last week!

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We’ll be there for the holiday!!! Really hoping for some cleaner water. Brandi Beakley


Driving so fast

is the entrance slick too ?

Why is it always like that when I'm NOT there?????😝

Brian Rey Mendieta

Will Yates

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Thank you to the “Tropical Maniacs of Matagorda “ foundation The palm trees that they put in and are caring for are looking good! There has been no rain since that were planted and volunteers have been helping keep them watered. Can’t wait to see them in a few years when they grow up. 
Some reflectors had been donated and put in place but someone must have needed them more and took them all. It was kinda disappointing..We hope whoever took the reflectors are getting good use of them.
If you would like to get involved with Beaches and Bay Area Beautification contact @cincodavant with @tropicalmaniac . The more involvement we can get the more we can do to Make Matagorda’s Beaches and Bay Areas Beautiful.

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We were there Sunday it looks great love the palms 👍🏻

That looks wonderful! It's such an improvement.

Loved seeing them. Now I know who is responsible. Good community sense. Thank you.

Love the palms! Thank you for your hard work.

Beautiful thank you.

Now I cant swerve in between lanes....I'm just playing the first time I drove by right after they put them in they were beautiful...havent seen them since but I bet they look really good now

No worries. I’m coming down next week. I’m sure we’ll get rain every day. LOL. Thanks for the Palm love. I’ve been loving the place for about. 25 years

Cinco Davant I would love to be added to help with the beautification of our island!

What comes around, goes around. Whoever took them, it'll come back 10 fold. Other than that, they look great! ❤

Where is this location?

I swear there’s some real BOZOS out there who in the hell would say let’s steal the reflectors well never mind the same BOZOS that leave all their trash and stuff on the beach

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