Texas Plains Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Paducah: Matador Wildlife Management Area

Located in the central Rolling Plains of Cottle County, habitat types include mesquite uplands, shinnery oak rangeland and gravelly hills consisting of red berry juniper and mesquite mix, and bottomland. Activities include camping, horseback riding, fishing, hiking and wildlife viewing. maps are available on-site for self-guided scenic driving tours.


  • 3036 FM 3256
  • Paducah, Texas
  • 79248


Hours & Fees

  • Daily

  • Fees apply