Matagorda is a popular beach vacation destination on the Texas coast. People come here to enjoy the miles of beaches and awesome recreational opportunities.
Matagorda Bay and East Matagorda Bay give anglers a lot of options for fishing. The inshore fishing is good here for redfish, trout and flounder. Other fish can be caught inshore too. From the shores, you have miles of beaches and pier fishing is available too. You also have access to the Gulf of Mexico if you want to go offshore for grouper, snapper and many other species of fish. For more information on this area, take a look at our Matagorda Bay fishing tips page.
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|Matagorda Bay, TX||Points||Points Possible|
|Ability to catch a lot of fish||1.75||2|
|Ability to catch trophy fish||1.5||2|
|Good for multiple species of fish||1||1|
|Guides & Charters available||1||1|
|Quality lodging options||1||1|
|Businesses such as boat storage, rentals, repair, outfitters, etc.||1||1|
|Overly Crowded||0||Minus 1|
|Overly Expensive||0||Minus 1|
|Highest Score Possible||10|