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You have to look for it as it is not well marked.

I stopped by on a fridgid Sunday in January but I did find some shore birds in the sheltered tidal... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chrisinkingwood2
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Houston, Texas
Drive through birding

Big Reef Nature Park is not a reef, but a few roads that border marsh land. I did not see any sign... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2014
Sayarma
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4 weeks ago
“You have to look for it as it is not well marked.”
Apr 2, 2017
“Ok to drive over and see.”
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Nature park that features a nature trail at East Lagoon and a dune walkover.
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Boddeker Drive, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stopped by on a fridgid Sunday in January but I did find some shore birds in the sheltered tidal ponds. Wish they had better markings for it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Chrisinkingwood2
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

Not much here except one trail. Bring your repellant. Park only in designated parking areas, along the roadway is a tow zone. Fishing and birding opportunities here.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed February 15, 2017

This is a good area to just watch the different shore and wading birds come and go. It is a large marshy grassy area that you only have access to part of it, but if you just want to relax and enjoy nature, this is...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed February 2, 2016

There is a small area to park off the road that leads to East Beach. If you blink you might miss it as there is no real signage that I saw. This is a good wetland area where you can see many different species of...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

We went here using the directions to perfection and there was nothing there! We did pass a place where there were people fishing dont know if that was it.

Date of experience: June 2014
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Reviewed April 20, 2014

Big Reef Nature Park is not a reef, but a few roads that border marsh land. I did not see any sign identifying the area as a park. The park is good for birding - with wading and shore birds. The best time to see...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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