The water’s calling. This 1,333-acre park and nature preserve is located at the mouth of the Colorado River on the Matagorda Bay peninsula. Visitors can enjoy miles of Gulf of Mexico beachfront, birdwatching in coastal marshes, horseback riding on the beach and wetland paddling. Tent camping and RV amenities are available for overnight stays. There also is a gift shop with snacks and souvenirs and a rental facility available for up to 100 people.

Camping 

2 Airstream campers: sleeps up to 4 (includes heat and A/C, shower, restroom, kitchen and grill)
22 campsites (RV full hookup)
19 campsites (waterfront)
24 campsites (preferred)
5 campsites (pull through)
Restroom (flushing)
RV dump station
Showers
24-hour bulk ice machine

Water Recreation
Boat ramp
Watercraft rentals
Fishing
Swimming

Outdoor Recreation
Beachcombing
Bird viewing area
Horseback riding: contact Thunder Horse OutfittersPicnicking
Group Activities
Kayaking
River Rafting
Summer Camp

Field trips (Pre-K-12)