Big Thicket National Preserve, Near Kountze, Texas
Big Thicket National Preserve Visitor Center does not offer reservations through Recreation.gov. Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!
Learn about the diverse plant communities of the Big Thicket in the visitor center exhibits. Watch our 15-minute movie to learn about the early settlers of the Big Thicket and why this area became protected as a national preserve. Find trail maps. Talk to a park ranger to find recreational options. Browse through the many educational and souvenir items in our bookstore. Kids can do activities to become Junior Rangers.