Our interpretive Visitor's Center features interactive displays about all eight of the National Wildlife Refuges that are maintained under the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Southeast Louisiana Refuges. The center also contains interactive displays about the wildlife, both the flora and fauna, that can be found throughout the eight refuges. Along with the interesting displays inside of the Visitor's Center, there are a number of nature trails that can be accessed on the grounds.
Latitude: 30.318207 Longitude: -89.933747 Elevation: 15 ft
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Bird Watching: Joe Madere Marsh Unit, located at Bayou Sauvage; Pearl River turn-a-round located at Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge Canoeing/Kayaking: Bayou Teche National Wildlife Refuge, Big Branch Marsh Wildlife Refuge Hiking: Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
Canoeing, Kayaking, Hiking, *Hunting, *Fishing, Bird Watching *must have license & permit
Hours OpenThursday-Saturday, 9am-4pm. Closed on all federal holidays
We are ADA accessible. We feature handicap parking and ramps, and wheelchair accessible bathrooms.
Pet Friendly Notes
Pets are not allowed in our visitor's center, unless they are necessary to assist the individual in mobility.