Hunting Permits Issued Beginning July 8, 2013
Big Thicket National Preserve will begin issuing hunting permits for the 2013-2014 hunting season on Monday, July 8, at 9 am at the preserve visitor center. For more information, please call the visitor center at (409) 951-6700. More »
Come See Our Visitor Center
Your first stop at Big Thicket National Preserve should be the visitor center. Staff can assist with orientation to the many units of the Preserve.Read More
Things To Do in Big Thicket National Preserve
There's something for everyone at Big Thicket National Preserve. From hiking and birdwatching, to canoeing and hunting...Read More
Enjoy The Water, But Do It Safely!
As much as you want to enjoy your visit to Big Thicket National Preserve, it is essential that you do it safely, especially when in the water.Read More
Did You Know?
The last southern black bear in the Big Thicket region was killed in 1928. These gentle omniivores may begin migrating back to southeast Texas due to reintroduction programs in Louisiana.