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.
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.