• Birder on Village Creek Bridge in Turkey Creek Unit

    Big Thicket

    National Preserve Texas

Operating Hours & Seasons

The Preserve Headquarters is open 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. It is closed on all government holidays.

The Preserve Visitor Center is open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. every day of the year, including weekends and holidays.

Did You Know?

Prescribed Burn

Fire is an important natural process in Big Thicket and is used by park rangers to maintain the health of the ecosystem.