Yellow Crowned Night Heron. June 2017. Image 1/6
Yellow Crowned Night Heron. June 2017. Image 2/6
Walking Trail in Spring. April 2013. Image 3/6
Walking Trail in Summer. May 2013. Image 4/6
Sheep. March 2017. Image 5/6
Bear Creek. June 2017. Image 6/6
Bear Creek Pioneers Park occupies part of Addicks Reservoir in Houston, Texas, and provides a variety of recreational opportunities, including sports facilities, hiking and horseback riding trails, a zoo, and ample picnic locations.
- German immigrants settle in the area of today's Bear Creek Park.1
- U.S. Army Corps of Engineers constructs Addicks Reservoir.
- Harris County leases 2,154 acres of the reservoir and develops Bear Creek Park.
- Harris County War Memorial is built.
3535 War Memorial Drive
Houston, Texas, 77084
If you are in the area…
Great local park that is popular for area residents. The War Memorial and small zoo make the park stand out from other county parks. Watch for snakes in the woods, as I have seen some on every visit.
- 2154+ acres2
- 2+ miles