Hunter Registration Begins July 7
Big Thicket National Preserve staff will begin issuing hunting permits for the 2014-2015 season on July 7, 2014, at the Preserve visitor center. The visitor center is open from 9 am to 5 pm daily. Please call 951-6700 for more information.
Hunting Permit Registration Begins July 8
Contact: Leta Parker, (409) 951-6831
Big Thicket National Preserve Superintendent Doug Neighbor announced today that the Preserve will issue free hunting permits from July 8, 2013, until February 28, 2014. Permits will be issued daily at the Preserve Visitor Center from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, including weekends. The visitor center is located eight miles north of Kountze at 6102 FM 420.
Permits are available per hunting unit as follows:
Hunters must return their harvest cards by April 1, 2014, in order to receive a permit to hunt the following season.
For more information, contact Big Thicket National Preserve at (409) 951-6700 or (409) 951-6831.
Did You Know?
Lance Rosier, a self-taught naturalist from Saratoga, was known as "Mr. Big Thicket." He dedicated his life to the preservation of the Big Thicket.