Brazos Bend State Park

Independence Trail Region
21901 FM 762 Needville, TX 77461 (979) 553-5101

Activities include camping, picnicking, hiking, biking, horseback riding and fishing. Six lakes are easily accessible to fishermen, with piers located at 40-Acre, Elm and Hale lakes. Visitors are cautioned to pay due respect to alligators, which are numerous in some areas of the park. The Nature Center houses exhibits pertaining to the three major ecosystems in the park. The George Observatory, a satellite of the Houston Museum of Natural Science, is also located in the park

Brazos Bend State Park

21901 FM 762 Needville, TX 77461


Adults: $7, Children (Ages 12 and younger): Free


Open 7 days a week year-round.
Gate Hours
Friday through Sunday: 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Monday through Thursday: 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.