Event Detail
East Matagorda Bay / 3-Mile Cut Primitive Camping

Start Date/Time: Friday, March 16, 2018 9:30 AM
End Date/Time: Sunday, March 18, 2018 3:30 PM
Recurring Event: One time event
Weekend / Intermediate Skill
Event Report:

Trip Initiator: Brad Valtierra

Trip Description:  3 mile Lake Paddle In - Fish and Camp

Camping location  

28°36'58.8"N 95°56'26.2"W

We will camp at 3 mile cut.  If you have 4 wheel drive, you can drive down the beach and park at 3 mile cut.  If you don't, paddle your camping gear to the location and camp.  Tides look good this weekend.

Weather permitting:  We can always slide the trip because we don't have to have reservations.


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How to Get There:  

From Houston, take 59 south till Wharton, go south on hwy 60 to Matagorda.  Keep going over the bridge and park at one of the marsh entrances and paddle to the camp site.  GPS coordinates will be forthcomming

Or drive south till you see the beach entrance and drive down about 2 miles, cross the beach to the back side of the island.

3 mile cut is visible on the maps.





MAPS / Photos of Interest:


 Maps below show camp site and the Beach Entrance (marked by the X)

 O marks a marsh entrance but use the one on the second picture below.  It is near Rawlings Cut Bait Stand.  


PARKING near Rawlings Bait Camp on the South bound side of the road.  Carry your kayak and gear across the street and under the cable with reflectors.  Paddle out and then keep to the shoreline and go into the marsh and work your way back to the 3 mile cut.  GPS Coordinates are above.

 Enrolled Participants
1. bvaltierra
2. sjspud
3. Ken J
4. memshoff
5. 5x5
6. TWG
7. Dgarza

Owned by bvaltierra On Friday, January 5, 2018

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