Big Thicket National Preserve, Texas Camping & Hiking

Big Thicket National Preserve, Texas Camping & Hiking

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Big Thicket National Preserve consists of 15 units spread across 7 counties. The visitor center is located approximately 30 miles north of Beaumont, and 8 miles north of Kountze, along US 69/287.


(409) 951-6700



Camping Reservations

Reserve your campsite at these camping areas:

Texas Campgrounds

Hiking Trails

Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails:

Texas Hiking Trails

Related Link(s)

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Big Thicket National Preserve Official Website

Big Thicket National Preserve Map

Life of all types abounds in the Big Thicket. This national preserve protects the incredible diversity of life found where multiple habitats converge in southeast Texas. Hiking trails and waterways meander through nine different ecosystems, from longleaf pine forests to cypress-lined bayous. It is a place of discovery, a place to wander and explore, a place to marvel at the richness of nature.

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