Piney River Narrows Natural Area

Driving Directions

From Houston, take Highway 17 west 1.75 miles.

General Information





(Activity Explanations)
(Population Definition)
Canoeing  Access provided at Dogs Bluff Access just downstream. Big Piney River   
Fishing - Bass Good population.  
Fishing - Other Good population. Suckers  
Fishing - Sunfish Good population.  
Hiking  No designated trails 
Hunting-Deer Good population. Archery Only.  
Hunting-Quail Fair population. Old fields in several locations. 
Hunting-Rabbit Fair population. Old fields in several locations. 
Hunting-Squirrel Good population.  
Hunting-Turkey Good population. Annual Fall Deer and Turkey Hunting Regulations and Information booklet and annual Spring Turkey Hunting Information booklet.  

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Parking Lot    

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Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Designated Natural Area Piney River Narrows Natural Area 50.00 acres Dolomite pinnacles. For more information, visit natural areas.   
Stream - Permanent Piney Creek 0.50 miles  
Stream - Permanent Big Piney River 0.50 miles  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Forest and Woodland 257.00  
Grassland (non-prairie) 1.00 Green Browse  
Total Area Acres:258.00 

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Designated Trails
Trail Name Trail Type Length
No Designated Trails

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Shooting Range General Information

This area has no shooting ranges.

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