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WMA Operations Update.

Campgrounds at TPWD Wildlife Management Areas are closed to overnight camping. Winners of drawn hunts need to contact the hunt managers for further information.

See list of temporary closures and operations adjustments.

 

Atkinson Island WMA: Rules


Phone: (409) 736-2551
Address:
10 Parks & Wildlife Dr.
Port Arthur, TX 77640

Contact: Michael Rezsutek

Dates Open: Open year round

General Access

Access is by boat only from the public boat launch at Bayland Park in Baytown. By boat, go past Hogg Island for about three miles to the Texas Parks and Wildlife dock on the east side of the island.

Permits Required

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