Nestled in the piney woods of Southeast Texas, deep within the Big Thicket National Preserve, Silsbee offers a hometown atmosphere with modern conveniences set in one of the most beautiful natural environments in Texas. Any season is a great time to canoe the densely forested sections of Southeast Texas. Each season brings its own splendor to the Piney Woods and the Big Thicket. It has landscape filled with natural beauty and wildlife. There is so much to discover here!