The first area we went through was the Sabine National Wildlife Refuge. We stopped and took the one mile walk through the Blue Goose Trail. There were mostly birds here, some interesting plants and plenty of fiddler crabs on the walkway.
We hit the jackpot at the Pintail Wildlife Drive. There is a 1/2 mile boardwalk through one of the areas and we saw our first alligator, a young one about 3 foot long. I tried to lean over and take a good picture of him, but he got spooked and jumped into the water and took off.
From there we took the car through the rest of the drive and must have seen over 40 different size alligators from