The seat of Calhoun County is on a bluff overlooking Lavaca Bay. It has miles of nearby swimming beaches, numerous bait and tackle shops, and boat ramps. Waterfowl hunting is available during the season.
Golfers enjoy the challenging course at Hatch Bend Country Club. Open to the public Tue.-Sun. On Texas 35 south of the city. Call 361/552-3037 for more information.