Snakes of Harris County

How many snakes do you encounter on your outings? Do you know which ones are dangerous? Only a few of the local snake species pose any threat to humans. Learn about the snakes you may encounter and how to properly identify them. Free to all ages.

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  • Amanda

    This was very interesting and informative. I was a little annoyed that the presenter took so many questions from the kids in the middle of the presentation. It ended up going way over the scheduled time and I had to leave before all the snakes were brought out for display.

    June 30, 2013

  • Sophie

    A very informative presentation and lots of Q&A time. I think we all learned a lot! My grand kids thought it was awesome! And, it was really good to see some of the ladies again!!! Thanks, Rose, for posting!

    June 29, 2013

  • Molly L.

    The Park opens at 8. Will it be good if we can get there at 8 and hike one hour and half before the snakes presentation?

    June 26, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Look forward to it, a hike after...I assume???

    June 18, 2013

    • Amanda

      You want to hike at 11am in June???? Have fun. Lol

      June 18, 2013

  • Rose

    Yes, the program will last about an hour to and hour and a half. It is always very popular so come early if you want a seat! The program will start with a power point slide show about the snakes of our county, how to identify them, and a little about them. The second part of the program will be looking up close at some live snakes that we have here in the park. We have a couple friendly pet snakes who will also be available for handling as well.

    1 · May 24, 2013

    • Amanda

      Thanks! That's good info!

      May 24, 2013

  • Amanda

    I called for more info. The program is free, does not require reservations, and will last about an hour.

    May 21, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    If we end up getting to town a couple days earlier than expected, we will be sure to change the RSVP on this. Would be good info to have as new residents!

    May 13, 2013

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