a firefighter talks to a news camera in front of a fire truck
An NPS firefighter talks to the local news.

NPS Photo / Jason Ginder

News You Can Use

At Big Thicket National Preserve, we strive to keep you informed about what’s happening in the park. We routinely issue news releases and engage local media in sharing stories and content that highlight everything happening here.

Members of the media, photo journalists, and others seeking to engage the park in dialogue can contact the park’s Public Information Officer by email at or through the visitor center at (409) 951-6700.

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Look no further! Stay abreast of the latest happenings in Big Thicket National Preserve and further connect with our natural and cultural resources on social media. You can follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @BigThicketNPS.

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Last updated: June 23, 2020

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Mailing Address:

6044 FM 420
Kountze, TX 77625


(409) 951-6700

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