Experience The Beauty Of Up To 11 Different Ecosystems When You Visit Big Thicket National Preserve In Texas
By Katie Lawrence|Published April 11, 2023
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.
One of the most amazing natural wonders in Texas is not a single landmark, but a region where 11 different ecosystems converge. This fascinating destination is Big Thicket National Preserve, and it’s among the most biodiverse places in the world. Hike, kayak, or canoe through bogs, pine forests, and other beautiful landscapes for an only-in-Texas adventure you’ll never forget.
For more information about Big Thicket National Preserve, including hours and entrance fees for each unit, please visit the National Park Service website.
Have you ever been to Big Thicket National Preserve? What are your favorite natural wonders in Texas? We’d love to hear all about your experience in the comments! Don’t forget to check out our previous article for a nearby BBQ restaurant that’s one of the oldest in Texas.
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