• 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: Sundew Trail | Map Time: 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Mary Kay Manning Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: (409) 951-6720

The fun of exploring the Big Thicket lies in discovery. Join a ranger to look for carnivorous plants, blooming wildflowers, colorful mushrooms, animal signs, and more on this easy 1-mile hike. Meet at the Sundew Trailhead with water and good walking shoes. The trailhead is located on CR 1910, 0.5 mile south of FM 2827, about 7 miles north of the Big Thicket Visitor Center.