The Matagorda County Birding and Nature Center is located on the Colorado River, just outside Bay City. This 34-acre park has Botanical Gardens that attract hummingbirds and butterflies, nature trails that wind through forests and wetlands and access to the Colorado River for kayakers and other paddlers.
The gates are open 7 days a week, 365 days a year, daylight to dark based on the seasons. The Visitor Kiosk is manned with Nature Center Volunteers from 9:00 a. m. until 6:00 p. m. to answer your questions.
Matagorda County Birding Nature Center
P. O. Box 2212
Bay City, TX 77404-2212