Address : 21901 Farm to Market Road 762, Needville, TX 77461, United States
Open hours : Every day 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM. George Observatory is open on Saturday evenings and Friday nights for groups of thirty participants or more.
Contact : +1 979 - 553 - 5102
Area : 4897 acre
Established in : 1984
Management : Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Number of bird species : 270
Number of animal species : 21 species of reptiles and amphibians and 23 species of mammals
Facilities : Restrooms for campers/day visitors, BBQ pits, picnic areas with pavilion, campsites with water and electricity, screened shelters, trailer dump station.
Star attractions : Biking trails, lakes for fishing, free guides on selective hikes, nature centre, alligator observation and George observatory.
Home to the American alligator, Brazos Bend State Park is a sheer delight to bird watchers and wildlife lovers. The park is endowed with varying topography like lakes, terrains and floodplains.
Visitors also enjoy fishing in lakes, biking and hiking trails. Apart from flora and fauna, Brazos Bend State Park has George Observatory which is a suitable place for people who have an interest in aeronautics.