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 »
The Preserve Visitor Center, the Sundew Trail, the Pitcher Plant Trail, and the Kirby Nature Trail are accessible. Be aware that wooden boardwalks along these trails often become very slick after rains. All picinic tables and restrooms are wheelchair accessible.
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.