• Birder on Village Creek Bridge in Turkey Creek Unit

    Big Thicket

    National Preserve Texas

Park Statistics

Acreage
Gross Area Acres for FY 2009 - 106,684
Gross Area Acres for FY 2004 - 97,206
Gross Area Acres for FY 2003 - 97,168

Visitation
Total Recreation Visits for FY 2004- 106,237
Total Recreation Visits for FY 2003- 99,672

Budget
FY 2004 Annual Budget is $2,251,000
FY 2003 Annual Budget is $2,265,000

Did You Know?

Venomous Snake

Many kinds of snakes are found in the Big Thicket. Most are harmless, although the venomous cottonmouth, coral, copperhead, and various rattlesnakes do make this their home.