• 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

  • 12/22/2012

    Location: Tyler and Jasper Counties Time: 6:30 AM to 5:30 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: John Whittle Contact Email: Johnawhittle@aol.com Contact Phone Number: (409) 722-4193

Birders of all skill levels are invited to participate in this bird count in Tyler and Jasper Counties. This bird count includes the Beech Creek Unit of the Preserve, as well as Steinhagen Lake and Martin Dies, Jr., State Park. Meet at 6:30 am at the Corps of Engineers Picnic Area on FM 92 immediately north of the intersection with FM 1746 in Town Bluff. Bring binoculars, a bird guide, water, and lunch.