For Kids

Park Ranger leading a school program
Kids learning about the Preserve with a ranger.

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For Kids
The Preserve offers a wide range of curriculum-based programs for school age children pre-K through 12th grade. These programs are offered at no charge and only by reservation to our regional schools.

Contact us for reservation at 409-951-6700.

Junior Ranger Program
An easy and exciting way for our young visitors to learn the many unique wonders of Big Thicket National Preserve. Just ask the ranger at the Visitor Center for your free Junior Ranger Guidebook. Kids can earn a ranger badge and certificate by completing activities in the book.

Last updated: December 20, 2014

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Mailing Address:

6044 FM 420
Kountze, TX 77625


(409) 951-6800

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