Brazos Bend State Park in Needville posted video of the gator appearing to try to cross a flooded road on Saturday.
The park says the gator was actually eating worms that were trying to escape the high water.
Many of the state's parks, including Brazos Bend, have been affected by flooding.
Brazos Bend State Park will be closed through June 5.
Several #TxStateParks have been affected by flooding, including Brazos Bend State Park near Houston which is closed thru June 5. Check park alerts at https://t.co/5XYB9eO3SD#txwx #HoustonWeather pic.twitter.com/tAbnDTwIez— Texas State Parks (@TPWDparks) May 10, 2019
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