was instrumental in creating this reservation in 1850s in a dense wooded area known as Big Thicket, home of the southern forest tribes. Explore this land via the Big Thicket bus tour which show trees, plants and native wildlife in one of the most beautiful forests in the state. Also Living Indian Village walking tour which demonstrates early life of the Alabama and Cousatta tribes. Home of Big Thicket National Preserve. Gift shop and inn. Scenic camping areas, fishing lake, swimming. June-Aug open Mon-Sat 9am-6pm, Sun 12:30-6pm. Mar-May & Sept-Nov open weekends. Closed Dec-Feb. Tour fee.
Other Sports and Sporting Events nearby:
(Livingston) Alabama-Cousatta Indian Reservation
(Huntsville) Blue Lagoon
(Sam Rayburn) Fish & Fowl Guide Service
(Jasper) Hidden Falls Ranch
(Woodville) Kirby State Forest
05/26 Coming to The Livingston area
Pearland Crawfish Festival Pearland TX April5-7 Great crawfish, food, music, and fun.
Houston Hot Sauce Festival Houston TX September21-22 The Houston Hot Sauce Festival, conducted in September, showcases everything from sauce, salsa and spices to jams, jellies and pickles. The festival also features cooking demonstrations and on stage entertainment.
Texas Rice Festival Winnie TX October2-6 Bar-B-Que Cook-off Weekend,
Horseshoe & Washer Pitching Tournaments,
Rice Run 5k & Kids Fun Run,
Queen’s Coronation & Street Dance
Houston Italian Festival Houston TX October10-13 Fiesta Italiana! Bringing Italian culture to life.
Texas Renaissance Festival Plantersville TX October12-December1 Men and women decked out in the latest in 16th century Renaissance garb, jousting, juggling, dancing and feasting at the King's banquet hall.