Learn About the Park

There's a lot going on at Big Thicket National Preserve! Follow the links below to learn more about history, science, nature, educational programs, and more.
Learn about events, projects, and issues in our latest news releases.
Learn about the people who called the Big Thicket home.
Plants, animals, fungi, ecosystems, and more.
Learn about the research conducted in an effort to learn more about the preserve and its inhabitants.
Plan a class field trip to the preserve, or schedule a ranger visit to your school.
Become a Junior Ranger, and other ways to learn about our national park sites.
Planning documents, policy guidelines, and more.
Our bookstore has a variety of merchandise, from field guides to t-shirts.

Last updated: September 15, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

6044 FM 420
Kountze, TX 77625

Phone:

(409) 951-6800

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