• Birder on Village Creek Bridge in Turkey Creek Unit

    Big Thicket

    National Preserve Texas

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  • 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.

Event Details

  • 08/22/2013

    Location: Big Thicket National Preserve Visitor Center | Map Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Mary Kay Manning Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: (409) 951-6720

The numerous plant species in the Big Thicket provided early residents here with many things they needed to survive, from construction materials to food and medicine. Join a ranger at an evening program to learn about the many uses people found for these native plants.