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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

  • 08/31/2013

    Location: Kirby Nature Trail | Map Time: 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Mary Kay Manning Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: (409) 951-6720

The Kirby Nature Trail winds through several diverse plant communities, including mixed hardwood forests, cypress sloughs, and river floodplain. Join a park ranger to explore and learn about the plants, animals, fungi, and ecology on this 1.7-mile walk. Meet at the Kirby Trailhead with water, insect repellent, and good walking shoes.