Texas Hill Country Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Uvalde: Cook's Slough Sanctuary

This natural birding habitat is home to some of the best birding in the region. The park includes 25 acres of wetland, 2 wildlife-viewing stations and 5 shaded rest stations along the trials.


  • CR 106
  • Uvalde, Texas
  • 78801


Hours & Fees

  • Daylight hours.

  • Free

Map & Directions

From the intersection of Hwy. 90 and Hwy. 83, go south on Hwy. 83 for .4 mile to FM117. Follow FM 117 south for .9 mile to CR 106 West (at the flashing yellow light). Turn right and the entrance to the park is .5 mile. Heart of Texas Birding Trail sign HOTW #26.