• Birder on Village Creek Bridge in Turkey Creek Unit

    Big Thicket

    National Preserve Texas

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  • Woodlands Trail Closure

    The Woodlands Trail in the Big Sandy Creek Unit will be closed August 19-29 and September 2-12, 2014, while park staff and an AmeriCorps crew apply herbicide to trifoliate orange, an invasive non-native shrub that has become problematic in that area.

Nearby Attractions

Village Creek State Park
409-755-7322

Martin Dies Jr. State Park
409-384-5231

Roy E. Larsen Sandyland Sanctuary
409-385-0445

Great Texas Birding Trail
800-792-1112

Beaumont, Texas
800-392-4401

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Did You Know?

Lance Rosier

Lance Rosier, a self-taught naturalist from Saratoga, was known as "Mr. Big Thicket." He dedicated his life to the preservation of the Big Thicket.