Great Texas Coastal Birding Trail

View over 75% of Texas’ 600 different bird species along this nature driving trail. The Great Texas Coastal Birding Trail has been developed to help birders find the great avian resources along the Texas coast, and to ensure that the Texas coastal birding experience is rich and varied. The Upper, Central and Lower portions of […]

Big Thicket National Preserve

Adventure, wildlife and fun The Big Thicket National Preserve was established by Congress in 1974. This combination of virgin pine and cypress forest, hardwood forest, meadow and blackwater swamp is managed by the National Park Service. The Preserve was established to protect the remnant of its complex biological diversity. What is so extraordinary is not […]

Silsbee Little Theater

Silsbee, Texas: A place to view outstanding plays. Ask any one in Silsbee or in Southeast Texas for that matter, “what the hottest ticket in town is,” you will hear repeatedly “an evening with friends at the Silsbee Little Theater’s annual spring dinner theater production.” The Silsbee Little Theater has an extraordinary reputation in southeast […]

Kirby-Hill House Museum

Kountze, Texas Open Daily. For More Information call (409) 246- 8000 or toll free 1- 866 BIG THIC (244- 8442). The Kirby-Hill house has been a fascination for the people of Hardin County for as long as anyone can remember. The owners were private people, and that created a romantic mystique and great curiosity. Many […]

Heritage Village Museum

Woodville, Texas The Heritage Village Museum is actually an entire village dedicated to preserving Texas’ past. This living museum of pioneer history features and old-blacksmith shop, railroad depot, livery stable and log cabins from the 1800’s. Demonstrations of the old way people studied and lived offer an outstanding insight into pioneer life in East Texas. […]


Izzy’s Attic – Sour Lake, TX Izzy’s Attic is a locally owned retail shop featuring antiques, vintage items, collectibles, glassware, gifts and jewelry. Very convenient shopping just down the road in Sour Lake. Timeless Silver Jewelry – Silsbee, TX Beautiful handcrafted jewelry in hundreds of unique styles. Silver, 14k gold, and a variety of stones […]

Dining Guide

Catfish Cabin Seafood Restaurant – Lumberton, TX Cuisine: Seafood More than just a restaurant, it’s an attraction for local residents, as well as, visitors to the area. You won’t want to miss a chance to eat fresh roasted peanuts – and throw the shells on the floor before your meal. All fresh fish and seafood, […]


Indian Springs Camp – Kountze, TX RV Park, Tent Camping and unique wilderness camping. This is a real, get back to nature campground with plenty of space and activities like canoeing, obstacle course, more. Family friendly atmosphere. Group facilities available. The Landing on Village Creek – Silsbee, TX Located on the banks of beautiful Village […]