• Birder on Village Creek Bridge in Turkey Creek Unit

    Big Thicket

    National Preserve Texas

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  • Woodlands Trail Closure

    The Woodlands Trail in the Big Sandy Creek Unit will be closed August 19-29 and September 2-12, 2014, while park staff and an AmeriCorps crew apply herbicide to trifoliate orange, an invasive non-native shrub that has become problematic in that area.

Event Details

  • 08/10/2013

    Location: Big Thicket National Preserve Visitor Center | Map Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Mary Kay Manning Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: (409) 951-6720

Have you ever felt an alligator's teeth or a skunk's fur? You can do this and more safely at this program featuring the pelts and skulls of many Big Thicket animals, while learning about the animals, their habitats, and habits. Meet at the Big Thicket Visitor Center.