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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

  • 12/01/2012

    Location: Woodlands Trail Time: 10:00 AM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Mary Kay Manning Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: (409) 951-6720

Want to learn more about water beetles? Join water beetle researcher Edward Realzola on a short hike to Collins Pond, near the start of the Woodlands Trail, to look for whirligig beetles and other aquatic life. Meet at the Woodlands Trailhead on FM 1276, 5.9 miles north of Dallardsville and 3.3 miles south of US 190. Wear clothes and shoes that can get wet and muddy.