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Redhead Pond: Rules (WMA)

Phone: (979) 323-9553
County Courthouse, Room 101
Bay City, TX 77414

Contact: Matt Neslon

Dates Open: Open year round

General Access

Redhead Pond is a joint project of TNCT and TPWD, and the observation platform here affords a protected view of the waterfowl that winter in the ponds.

Permits Required

Visitors 17 years of age and older must possess an Annual Public Hunting Permit (APH), or Limited Public Use Permit (LPU) or the Texas Conservation Passport (TCP).